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  1. 1. NDSU Extension Service and Research Extension Centers Fall Conference 2009 Duane Hauck
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  3. 3. <ul><li>Objectives </li></ul><ul><li>Identify faculty/staff who may be interested in an administrative </li></ul><ul><li>leadership position </li></ul><ul><li>2. Identify emerging leaders within the organization </li></ul><ul><li>Provide an environment to learn more about the administrative </li></ul><ul><li>roles of the Extension Leadership Team (ELT) </li></ul><ul><li>4. Bring new perspectives to existing ELT members </li></ul><ul><li>Two interns at a time for one-year terms beginning Oct. 1 </li></ul><ul><li>Applications invited from all full-time Extension agents, area </li></ul><ul><li>specialists and state specialists via e-mail </li></ul><ul><li>10 applicants this year; Lynette Flage and Ken Hellevang chosen </li></ul><ul><li>Their term is Oct. 1, 2009 to Sept. 30, 2010 </li></ul>Administrative Intern Program
  4. 4. <ul><li>Applications invited via an e-mail to all </li></ul><ul><li>Extension employees in August 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Three selected for 2010 class: </li></ul><ul><li>Gayle Gette </li></ul><ul><li>Sue Isbell </li></ul><ul><li>Joel Ransom </li></ul>2010 NELD North Central
  5. 5. 2009-2011 Extension Budget Enhancements Salary support allocated for five parenting resource coordinators. Had summer programs in Grand Forks, Emmons, McLean, Cass and Stark-Billings counties. Fall planning under way. Funded additional SCD projects 2.0 FTE; Stutsman County interviews done 10/8/09 and Ward County interviews 10/22/09 1.0 FTE state specialist + operating; search under way 1.0 FTE state specialist + operating; search under way Distributed 7/1/09 0.3 FTE Ext/0.7 FTE AES plant pathologist at Carrington REC; applicant screening began 9/21/09 Implementation Status $1,177,332 TOTAL $125,000 Parenting Resource Centers $40,000 Junior Master Gardener program $100,000 State Soil Conservation Committee $100,000 Agents-in-training $240,000 Agribusiness enterprise and rural development $220,000 4-H leadership education and camping $300,000 Operating support $52,332 Crop disease management outreach Final Action Description
  6. 6. Legislator/Commissioner Gatherings Hosted by County Extension Offices 2008 4/24/08 1/23/08 2/27/08 3/11/08 3/12/08 5/15/08 3/26/08 3/11/08 3/20/08 5/22/08 4/23/08 1/22/08 4/25/08 1/24/08 5/2/08 3/18/08
  7. 7. FY 2010 Federal Budget ($millions) 1.750 1.500 eXtension 8.412 8.182 Children, Youth & Families at Risk 68.070 66.155 EFNEP 1.805 1.610 1994 Institutions Research 4.321 3.321 1994 Institutions Extension 3.859 3.859 National Needs Fellowship Grants 5.654 5.654 Higher Education Challenge Grants 29.000 27.535 McIntire-Stennis Cooperative Forestry 42.677 40.150 1890 Institutions Extension 48.500 45.504 Evans-Allen Program (Research) 215.000 207.106 Hatch Act 297.500 288.548 Smith Lever 3(b) and 3(c) 262.482 201.504 Agriculture and Food Research Initiative FY 2010 FY 2009 Targeted Enhancements
  8. 8. The National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) is an agency within the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) — part of the executive branch of the federal government. Congress created NIFA through the Food, Conservation and Energy Act of 2008. NIFA replaced the former Cooperative State Research, Education and Extension Service (CSREES) that had been in existence since 1994. Launched Oct. 8, 2009
  9. 9. <ul><li>NIFA is one of four USDA agencies that make up its </li></ul><ul><li>Research, Education and Economics (REE) mission </li></ul><ul><li>area. The other three agencies are: </li></ul><ul><li>Agricultural Research Service (ARS) </li></ul><ul><li>Economics Research Service (ERS) </li></ul><ul><li>National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Four institutes within NIFA have been identified: </li></ul><ul><li>Institute of Food Production and Sustainability </li></ul><ul><li>Institute of Bioenergy, Climate and Environment </li></ul><ul><li>Institute of Food Safety and Nutrition </li></ul><ul><li>Institute of Youth and Community Development </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Key issue areas identified within NIFA: </li></ul><ul><li>Global food security and hunger </li></ul><ul><li>Climate change </li></ul><ul><li>Sustainable energy </li></ul><ul><li>Childhood obesity </li></ul><ul><li>Food safety </li></ul>
  12. 12. 53 office visits in 12 months 5/21/09 w/Roger 6/3/09 w/Margaret 6/8-9/09 w/Brad 7/8/09 w/Roger 7/7/09 w/Roger 8/10-11/09 w/Brad 10/6/09 w/Mike 10/5/09 w/Mike SF3510
  13. 13. Twenty-one counties reported 61 separate events that have happened or will happen between Sept. 20 and Nov. 19, 2009. Approximately 2,500 youth will be reached. 4-H National Youth Science Day Oct. 7, 2009 Biofuel Blast Experiment
  14. 14. Are You Ready? The College Transition Program Center for 4-H Youth Development collaborating with NDSU President’s Council on Alcohol and Other Drugs Program designed to help students and their parents plan for a smooth transition from high school to college Curriculum created by University of Wisconsin Extension Extension staff in these counties received training last week to involve community partners in implementing the program across the state: Barnes, Bowman, Grand Forks, McHenry, Morton, Pierce, Ramsey, Ransom, Rolette, Sargent, Sioux, Stark/Billings and Ward.
  15. 15. <ul><li>187 NDSU users have eXtension IDs </li></ul><ul><li>40 NDSU users have joined a Community of Practice </li></ul><ul><li>Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009 - eXtension Director Dan Cotton </li></ul><ul><li>coming to NDSU to help us all become more fully </li></ul><ul><li>engaged with eXtension as a partner in the Be, Grow, </li></ul><ul><li>Create initiative. Cotton will lead hands-on training with </li></ul><ul><ul><li>area and state specialists in person and via Wimba in </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>the morning </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Extension agents via Wimba after lunch </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>institutional team via videoconference later in the </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>afternoon </li></ul></ul>