Examples of Integrated Programming at University of Maine Cooperative Extension

4-H Foundation

Website, image gallery, interactive form, videos (example 1), annual report, and online donation.

EFNEP

Website, video series, publications, recipes, newsletters, social media, individual and group lessons in homes or community sites including schools, and staff resources.

Emerging Maine Sheep Entrepreneurs

Websiteonline courses, recorded video presentations and electronically-delivered publications, classroom instruction, discussion groups, and educational tours, hands-on activities, toolkit, and self study resources.

Ethnic Marketing of Lamb and Mutton

Website, live webinars (recordings), associated readings, activities, assignments, group discussions, and self-study resources. A collaboration with UMaine, Susan Schoenian of the University of Maryland Extension, and Roger High of Ohio State University.

Follow A Researcher

Sharing (synchronous and asynchronous) researchers’ experiences with youth via video (example 1), social media (Twitter @UMaineFARRodda), website, embedded Google map, DeLorme inReach Satellite Communicator, photo galleries, slide show, events (example: UMaine 4-H Science Saturday), interactive forms (example 1), electronic badges for participants, and more.

Garlic

Website, publications (example: Growing Hardneck Garlic in Your Maine Garden), how to videos (example 1 and 2), video presentation, research project.

Hunger Dialogue

Website, Stay Updated e-mail list, online donation, conference registration, Facebook, Twitter.

Maine Harvest for Hunger

Website, images and testimonials slide show, publications, videos, and additional resources, call to action, news blog, inforgraphics (example 1), volunteer activities, and online reporting.

Maine Pasture Management Course

Website, quizzes (example: Lesson 1 Quiz), and additional self-study resources.

Master Gardener Volunteers

Website, course manual, enrollment form, project locations maps (example 1), reporting form, newsletter articles, toolkit, t-shirt sales, donations, and social media (examples 1 and 2).

New Farmers

Website, interactive self-assessment, publications, videos, conferences and workshops, consultations, online FAQ, and Beginning Farmer Resource Network.

Northern Maine Rural Living Day

Website, online registration form and payment portal, event flier (PDF), trackable QR Code, media release, blog posts, and calendar listing.

Tick ID Lab

Website, Tick ID submission form, publications, videos (example 1), and image gallery.

Volunteers

Website, orientation course, staff resources, and videos (examples 1, 2, and 3). 2015 National Extension Conference on Volunteerism, included online registration, directions with embedded Google map, Facebook page, and more.