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Rural America and the Extension Service

Edmund de Schweinitz Brunner

Rural America and the Extension Service

a history and critique of the Cooperative Agricultural and Home Economics Extension Service

by Edmund de Schweinitz Brunner

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Published by Bureau of Publications, Teachers College, Columbia University in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Extension Service.,
    • Agricultural extension work -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Edmund de S. Brunner and E. Hsin Pao Yang.
      ContributionsYang, Hsün-pao.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS544 .B72
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 210 p., [8] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages210
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6061757M
      LC Control Number49048990
      OCLC/WorldCa728623

      prospectus of agricultural extension service. METHODOLOGY Data were obtained from document analysis. It was undertaken using in-depth review of related literature from the Internet and up to-date extension service challenges reports of Ethiopian government. Published articles and books, reports from government and non-government. The following article is a followup to Missouri Hog Factories Allowed to Spread Too Much this article Paul Sturtz takes an indepth look at the history of the University Extension at the Univertsity of Missouri, their involvement with agri-business corporations and the response to those connections by the Missouri Rural Crisis Center (MRCC) and others in the community.

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Brunner and E. Hsin Pao Yang Bureau of Publications, Teachers College, Columbia University New York A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloguing in Publication data Agricultural extension and rural development: breaking out of traditions / edited by Raymond L.

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Best Prices Original Products. The objectives of the course is: 1. To stimulate students interest and understanding about the concept and practice of extension and the need for extension in agricultural development 2.

To discuss history of agricultural extension in the world and. AGRICULTURAL production, productivity and profitability have not been improved significantly, as intended in the extension service to farmers in the Rural America and the Extension Service book areas.

Although there were well established guidelines and standards in place, the procedures to be used in providing agricultural extension services to farmers lacked. The extension services, by their very mandate and character, are supposed to deal with traditional, mostly illiterate rural households, in order to provide them with technical advice not only on agricultural technologies but also on relevant subjects like farm input supply, credit.

In some countries, public extension services reach a large number of farmers and the ratio of extension workers to farmers is quite positive. For example in China and Vietnam, on average there is one extension worker per farm households. In Indonesia, it is estimated that each extension worker covers about villages.

Dairy extension service is also undertaken by the dairy extension officers engaged by these dairy departments (e.g., Kerala) and animal husbandry department officers. Along with the above organized dairy extension services, ATMA is an important alternative to provide extension services to the dairy sector as animal husbandry sector is an.

Rural America and the Extension Service: a history and critique of the Cooperative Agricultural and Home Economics Extension Service Author: Edmund de S Brunner ; Hsün-pao Yang. Descriptive and mean statistics were used to analyze data Extension personnel had their highest competences in rural sociology (M=), Majority (%) of the extension personnel had long years.

According to Buttel ( p. ), the Commission recommended “the harnessing of the social sciences, particularly agricultural economics and rural sociology, to support the technological modernizationist vision for rural America.” The Commission's report was a major boon to rural-related social sciences in the Land-Grant system.

An extension system that could promote sustainable agriculture and address the rural development issues is in dire need. Discover the world's research 17+ million members. tion and Conservation Service or county agri- cultural extension agents.

Ill. FOREWORD The people of rural America are mobilizing for prog^ress. They want to make the country- side a good place to earn a living and to live.

They want to develop the land, streams, lakes. Rural America and the Extension Service: A History and Critique of the Cooperative Agricultural and Home Economics Extension Service. New York: Columbia University, Kappel, Tana, ed. From Sod-Busting to Satellites: Years of Agricultural Research and Extension in Montana.

Bozeman: Montana State University, Scott, Roy V. Agricultural extension is the application of scientific research and new knowledge to agricultural practices through farmer field of 'extension' now encompasses a wider range of communication and learning activities organized for rural people by educators from different disciplines, including agriculture, agricultural marketing, health, and business studies.

It was books such as Where the Red Fern Grows and Anne of Green Gables and The Red Pony that most informed my childhood sense of myself, and cultivated in me a love of fiction about rural. The government relied heavily on Cooperative Extension to help meet the needs of people during these most troubling of times in rural America.

Prior to the s, agricultural extension workers had focused their work on teaching individual farming practices, following the lead of university researchers who focused on specific problems and. Book Detail: Dimensions of Agriculture Extension Language: English Pages: Author: TNAU Price: Free Instant Horticulture Outlines of Dimensions of Agriculture Extension Education and extension Principles, philosophy processes and objectives of extension Rural development Developmental programmes of pre-independence era Development programmes of post- independence era.

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Author: Dr. Debra A. Reid.The establishment of the Extension Service was, in no small way, the product of the Report of the Country Life Commission (Bailey et al., ).

Because a majority of people at that time were living in rural America, and agriculture was the key driver of the economy, the welfare of farmers and the farm household were of central concern to.In Africa there is an estimated 1 extension worker per 4, farmers, compared with 1 per hundred farmers in developed countries.

[8] This ratio falls far below the Food and Agriculture Organization recommendation of 1 officer for every proportion of agriculture budgets allocated to extension services varies from country to country, for example, from 5% in Zambia to 50% in.