Examples of Integrated Programming at University of Maine Cooperative Extension
Emerging Maine Sheep Entrepreneurs
Website, online 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.
Maine Harvest for Hunger
Maine Pasture Management Course
Master Gardener Volunteers
Northern Maine Rural Living Day
Tick ID Lab
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.