The Cooperative Extension Service was established in 1914 to address a specific problem: how to package the research and education of America’s land-grant universities and deliver it to the people. Universities published their information, but at the turn of the last century,… Read More
Category: UF/IFAS Communications
The webinar this morning was AWESOME. Here is a link: Introducing Blogs.IFAS. The webinar was hosted by UF/IFAS Web Services.
Few things embody our hopes for the future better than planting a tree. That idea of a simple act making life better for future generations is at the heart of Arbor Day, which we celebrate in Florida the… Read More
WordPress-To-Web is an enhancement developed in-house at UF/IFAS Communications for Blogs. IFAS WordPress-To-Web pulls content from Blogs.IFAS into other websites using an rss feed. While there are other features that can pull rss feeds into other websites, wordpress… Read More
It’s Youth Development Month on Solutions For Your Life. Hot topics such as Youth and Video Games and Involving Youth in Community Development will focus on preparing children for adulthood and helping them become responsible, productive citizens.
UF/IFAS Challenge 2050 Project Challenge 2050 Project is a national, STEM-school-wide project and is an innovative new teaching curriculum that will challenge undergraduate students to use critical thinking to determine how to best feed a world population of… Read More
1920s-1960s 4-H continued to grow in Florida throughout the 20th century, developing many of the features commonly associated with the 4-H clover. School club programs were conducted by agricultural Extension agents teaching projects in agronomy, horticulture, animal husbandry… Read More
The Smith-Lever Toolkit has been updated. New features include: Order forms for posters, flyers, banners, full-size cutouts, magnets, window, clings, pens Printable posters, flyers, and banners Extension History Timeline and Quiz Proclamations and messaging PowerPoint Templates Videos Events Calendar… Read More
Remember, a reader will only spend 51 seconds on average attempting to read your email. Only 19% of participants will read the entire email. 65% of email is currently opened on a mobile device, with 80% deleting non-mobile… Read More
4-H and Extension go way back. In fact, they go back to the very roots of both demonstration work and the rural youth development movement. In the early 1900s, when researchers and educators from the nation’s land-grant universities… Read More