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Wijaya, Atika; Offermans, Astrid – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: To provide farmers with access to salient knowledge on sustainability that could contribute positively to farmers' livelihoods, there is a need for knowledge facilitators. This paper examines the role of public extension workers as boundary workers in Indonesia on sustainable agriculture and challenges around them.…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Agricultural Occupations, Extension Agents, Sustainability
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Probst, L.; Ndah, H. T.; Rodrigues, P.; Basch, G.; Coulibaly, K.; Schuler, J. – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: To develop a transformative learning process around the potential for innovation of technologies such as Conservation Agriculture. Design/methodology/approach: We applied principles of Transformative Learning and Communicative Action theories to design a learning process structured by the Qualitative Expert Assessment Tool for…
Descriptors: Transformative Learning, Learning Processes, Agricultural Education, Instructional Design
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Birke, Fanos Mekonnen; Lemma, Mamusha; Knierim, Andrea – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: This study examines how agricultural extension experts use Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) in extension organizations and how they perceive their usefulness for agriculture extension delivery in Ethiopia. Design/Methodology/approach: An exploratory case study was conducted on 'Agricultural Knowledge Centers' (AKCs) in four…
Descriptors: Information Technology, Males, Extension Agents, Case Studies
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Deming, Justine; Macken-Walsh, Áine; O'Brien, Bernadette; Kinsella, James – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: Understand the emergence of new potential career trajectories in the liberalised Irish dairy farming sector through analysis of the narratives of students of a Professional Diploma in Dairy Farm Management. Design/methodology/approach: A review of the literature highlights that entry to a working life in agriculture has been characterised…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Agricultural Education, Extension Education, Agricultural Occupations
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Rice, Michelle Jane; Apgar, Jane Marina; Schwarz, Anne-Maree; Saeni, Enly; Teioli, Helen – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: This paper examines if and how agricultural researchers and extension officers can see, understand and change processes that exclude some people and influence marginalisation. Design and methodology: We used participatory action research (PAR) in a programme building sustainable farming practices for nutrition and income in Solomon…
Descriptors: Extension Agents, Access to Education, Foreign Countries, Social Bias
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Macken-Walsh, Áine – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: This paper demystifies the processes, methodologies and outputs of three co-design projects, identifying how and to what extent are aims and principles of the multi-actor approach realised and upheld in the field. Implications from the cases for participatory principles are discussed. Design/Methodology/approach: A detailed ethnographic…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Extension Education, Intervention, Group Activities
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Hall, Alison; Turner, Lydia; Kilpatrick, Sue – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: To identify and understand factors influencing farmers' decisions to engage with extension activities. To understand farmer segments and how these factors vary in order to develop recommendations for future extension delivery. Methodology: Qualitative data was obtained through semi-structured interviews with 30 Tasmanian dairy farmers.…
Descriptors: Behavior Theories, Agricultural Occupations, Extension Education, Foreign Countries
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Kalule, Stephen W.; Sseguya, Haroon; Ongeng, Duncan; Karubanga, Gabriel – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: This study elucidates on how faculty supervision support to students during farm placements and other facilitating conditions influence farmer learning in the student-centred university outreach. Methodology/Design/Approach: Cross-sectional data were collected from a sample of 283 farmers who had previously hosted students of Gulu…
Descriptors: Agricultural Occupations, Outreach Programs, Agricultural Education, College Students
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Khumairoh, Uma; Lantinga, Egbert A.; Suprayogo, Didik; Schulte, Rogier P. O.; Groot, Jeroen C. J. – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: Complex rice systems (CRSs) are polycultures of plants and animals that enhance ecological processes contributing to sustainable and profitable farming systems. However, the contextual management complexity can hamper adoption, despite the large long-term benefits that CRSs offer. This paper aimed to provide a method that encourages…
Descriptors: Agricultural Occupations, Adoption (Ideas), Agricultural Education, Group Instruction
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Lamontagne-Godwin, J.; Cardey, S.; Williams, F. E.; Dorward, P. T.; Aslam, N.; Almas, M. – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: Unequal reach and access to information is an issue that affects women involved in agricultural activities around the world. Recent initiatives to address gender unequal access to agricultural information have been clumsy, overlooking participatory approaches that focus on transformative change. This study uses Pakistani rural advisory…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Access to Information, Rural Extension, Gender Differences
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Beecher, Marion; Gorman, Monica; Kelly, Paidi; Horan, Brendan – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: This paper examines the attitudes and perceptions of Irish adolescents towards potential careers in dairy farming within the context of generational renewal for a dynamic agri-food sector. Design/methodology/approach: The lens of occupational choice theory was used to present a framework within which potential careers are considered. A…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Secondary School Students, Student Attitudes, Adolescent Attitudes
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Forleo, Maria Bonaventura; Palmieri, Nadia – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: Educational farms (EFs) serve a number of social and economic functions and are part of the debate about new learning environments, multifunctional agriculture and firm diversification. Through the analysis of a case study, this paper aims to identify strengths and weaknesses, opportunities and threats (SWOT) of EFs and key factors for…
Descriptors: Agricultural Education, Foreign Countries, Tourism, Educational Facilities
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Chatterjee, Diti; Dinar, Ariel; González-Rivera, Gloria – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: This paper is concerned with the impact of the University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) on regional productivity in California agriculture. UCCE is responsible for agricultural research and development (R&D), and dissemination of agricultural know-how in the state. Method/methodology/approach: We estimate the effect of…
Descriptors: Agricultural Production, Rural Extension, State Universities, Productivity
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Dunne, Andy; Markey, Anne; Kinsella, Jim – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: This article examines the reach, the amount, the content and the quality of agricultural extension in County Laois in Ireland as reported by farmers. It seeks to better understand extension interaction in an Irish county case. Design/Methodology/Approach: A structured questionnaire on personal, farm and farming practices was administered…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Rural Extension, Extension Education, Counties
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Gorman, Monica – Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension, 2019
Purpose: This paper argues the rationale for a model of reflective practice in the formation of young agricultural advisors and to use this model to inform a wider discussion on the importance of the different levels of reflection in agricultural extension higher education. Design/methodology/approach: The paper presents a model of four reflective…
Descriptors: Extension Education, Higher Education, Agricultural Education, Faculty Development
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