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an educational opportunity provided by colleges and universities to people who are not enrolled as regular students

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While there are a few LGUs that have successfully trained their agriculture personnel, and partnered with the DA and state universities and colleges (SUCs), millions of farmers and fishers still employ traditional farming and fishing practices reflective of poor LGU agricultural extension service,' said Dar, who currently serves as founding president of InangLupa Movement Inc.
Learning the development trajectory of Japan's agricultural extension service system after World War II
With his deep knowledge of Arkansas agriculture and dedication to the land grant mission, there is no better person to head up the Cooperative Extension Service than Rick Cartwright," said Mark Cochran, vice president-agriculture for the UA System and head of the system's Division of Agriculture.
Although the degree of benefit from the Agricultural Extension Service for veterinary issues attained the highest mean, as high as 66.
We have seen the Extension Service Food Pantry Project volunteers help patrons learn how to creatively prepare tasty, healthy meals for their families using the varied food items distributed at the pantry.
Therefore, these measures may lead to a general denial of the agricultural extension service.
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Green wasn't a full-time farmer himself (he'd attended Harvard as a medical student), so perhaps he wasn't too interested in growing produce or grazing cattle, but the street he laid out began to sprout buildings, including the one that once housed the Worcester County Extension Service.
As Valdez, Chica's duty is to serve as a spokesman for FNC's domestic efforts to reach more than 500 thousand Colombian coffee farmers through an internationally recognized extension service that covers 588 municipalities in Colombia.
Each summer, through the Rural Medical Scholars program developed by the Mississippi State University (MSU) Extension Service, 20 students who have achieved a minimum composite score of 25 on the ACT exam are accepted into the five-week course.
The winter Survival Kit app, from the Dakota State University Extension Service, Fargo, is available free for both Android and iOS systems.
After this permission, the extension service has become a regular feature of private input supplying agencies and a rough estimate suggests that almost 70-80% of the extension services are being provided by private sector through their own independent set-ups (Riaz, 2010).
The University of Alaska Fairbanks Cooperative Extension Service has published a new sustainable gardening manual.