Volume 53, Number 1 (2015)

Feature Articles


The 4-H Club Meeting: An Essential Youth Development Strategy
Alicia Cassels, Liz Post, and Patrick I. Nestor


Creating a Model for Successful Microenterprise Development (MED) Programs
Nancy Bowen-Ellzey, Myra Moss, and Thomas W. Blaine


Growing Green Energy: A Review of Extension's Role in the Development of Advanced Biofuels
Nora M. Haider, Shiba P. Kar, Patricia A. Townsend, and Kevin W. Zobrist


Evaluation of On-Farm Food Safety Programming in Pennsylvania: Implications for Extension
Roshan Nayak, Daniel Tobin, Joan Thomson, and Rama Radhakrishna


Extension Education Drives Economic Stimulus Through Trade Adjustment Assistance for Farmers
J Shannon Neibergs, Curtis Mahnken, Danna L. Moore, and Nathan A. Kemper

Research in Brief


Evaluating Impacts of School-Based Extension Garden Programs from a Child's Perspective
Mary T. Rodriguez, Alexa J. Lamm, Erica Odera, and Courtney Owens

Ideas at Work


Extension and the Maker Movement
Dave W. Francis, Paul A. Hill, and Gaelynn Peterson

Tools of the Trade


Collaborating with Your Clients Using Social Media & Mobile Communications
Eli Typhina, Robert E. Bardon, and Laurie W. Gharis


Designing a Mobile Farmers Market to Meet Low-Income Consumer Preferences and Needs
Kelly Monaghan, Bruce Waite, David Dinkins, and Tracy Johns


New Atlas Features Corn Belt Farmers' Perspectives on Agriculture and Climate
John Tyndall, J Gordon Arbuckle Jr, Tonya Haigh, and Cody Knutson