- Education and Training: networking
Our original proposal called for holding a statewide video workshop to link researchers, extension specialists, CES agents, and NRCS staff with Hawaii’s farmers and ranchers. A summary of the workshop would be available. After the workshop, five “virtual field day” narrated PowerPoint presentations with a fact sheets would be made available.
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- Sustainable Ag researchers will improve skills to conduct educational programming with their clientsExtension agents will learn to use a lower cost new visual medium for educating farmer/ranchers
Increased integration of PDP and R&E programs at the local level
Virtual field days and project summaries will accelerate the delivery of tropical SA information to extension agents and local farmers
Virtual field days will accelerate the adoption of SA technology.