Tag archive: Extension Principles

What is Extension?

Extension is the practice of transferring information, knowledge or skills that can assist individuals, families, communities, organisations or businesses achieve improved economic, social and environmental outcomes and create positive change. This article provides a brief history of Extension in Australia.
Agricultural extension is as old as the domestication of plants and […]

Over the Fence Handbook

Over the Fence Handbook – Designing Extension Programmes to Bring About Practice Change.  Is a useful, practical handbook published by the Ministry for Primary Industries, New Zealand in 2015.  The authors M. Casey and T. Rhodes of PGG Wrightson Consulting and T. Payne, M. Brown and R. Dynes of AgResearch Limited; […]