Volume 45, Number 5 (2007)

Editor's Page


An Extension Context
Laura Hoelscher


Feature Articles


Using Diffusion of Innovation Concepts for Improved Program Evaluation
William G. Hubbard and Lorilee R. Sandmann


Use of Computer Technologies by Educators in Urban Community Science Education Programs
Alexey Kudryavtsev, Marianne Krasny, Gretchen Ferenz, and Lisa Babcock


Preferred Information Delivery Methods of North Carolina Forest Landowners
Robert E. Bardon, Dennis Hazel, and Kevin Miller


A Preliminary Study of the Meanings Children Attach to Healthy and Unhealthy Lifestyles
Jennifer Paff Ogle, Susan S. Baker, Jan B. Carroll, and Brian D. Butki


Preventing Diabetes: You Have the Power to Take Action
Marilyn Corbin, Nancy Ellen Kiernan, and Mary Alice Gettings


Quality 4-H Youth Development Program: Belonging
Sarah T. Hensley, Nick T. Place, Joy C. Jordan, and Glenn D. Israel

Research in Brief


Knowledge of Sustainable Agriculture Practices by Extension Agents in Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia
Harry N. Boone Jr, Erin M. Hersman, Deborah A. Boone, and Stacy A. Gartin


Citizen Involvement in Water Resources Issues in New England
Julie Wawrzynek, Robert L. Mahler, Arthur J. Gold, and Alyson McCann


Longitudinal Study of the General Knowledge of 4-H Horse Members
Jenifer Nadeau, Emily McCabe Alger, and Tom Hoagland


Differences in Youth Perceptions of Ohio 4-H Based on Gender
Greg Homan, Jeff Dick, and Jason Hedrick


Accentuating the Positive: Colorado 4-H Impact Study
Jeff Goodwin, Jan B. Carroll, and Melissa Oliver

Ideas at Work


Land Use and Health: What Role for Extension?
Ellen M. Bassett and Michelle Reardon


Creating a 4-H Technology Camp for Middle School Youth
Virginia D. Bourdeau and Erin Taylor


Rapid Delivery of Regional Pest Alerts Using an Interactive Internet Site
Jerry D. Neufeld, Steve J. Reddy, Jeffrey S. Miller, and Cedric A. Shock

Tools of the Trade


SAMMIE: Using Technology for a One-Stop Program Evaluation Resource
Thomas M. Archer, Karen Bruns, and Catherine A. Heaney


Handheld Applications in Fruit Extension Delivery
Douglas G. Pfeiffer and Kenner Love