University of Delaware Cooperative Extension offers year-round learning to the public in the form of presentations, webinars, certification courses and educational demonstrations. Register for a course below or watch an archived recording of previous sessions.
Communicating with Farmers Under Stress Workshop
Numerous factors cause stress for farmers and their families including financial problems, price and marketing uncertainties, farm transfer issues, production challenges and more- especially during this time. This workshop will help you recognize and respond when you suspect a farmer or farm family member might need help.
UD Cooperative Extension converts 100 programs online for Delaware residents
The 1964 federal mandate for all land-grant institutions like UD, to adopt “all reasonable efforts” to reach the public looks considerably different in 2020. It turns out, switching gears was second nature for UD Cooperative Extension. When a century-old organization steeped in a tradition of direct face-to-face outreach was tasked to embrace new methods to reach their audience, they met the challenge with a ‘can-do’ attitude.