4th National Aquaculture Extension Workshop/Conference

Project

Description

This fourth Workshop/Conference for Extension was chaired by Hanping Wang and Laura Tiu.

Objectives:

  1. Learn successful approaches to problem-solving through case studies that can be replicated in other states, i.e., lessons learned.
  2. Demonstrate and conduct hands-on experience with state-of-the-art computer applications for improving delivery of extension programs.
  3. Identify national extension priorities and critical issues with development of corresponding action plans for implementation.
  4. Identify potential interregional extension projects, such as curriculum development or national decision-support databases.
  5. Share educational materials and programs in addition to expertise.
  6. Strengthen regional and national communication networks to improve services to our clientele.
  7. Examine successful extension components and outcomes to research projects and develop approaches to improve integration nationwide.
  8. Develop a collective strategy to define extension’s role in measuring impacts of Regional Aquaculture Center (RAC) projects and collaboration with others in academia and private sector.
  9. Improve business management skills related to aquaculture and enhance knowledge concerning marketing of aquatic products.

Participants:

Principal Investigator(s)/Institution Objectives Funding
Hanping Wang/Laura Tiu (The Ohio State U) 1-9 $5,000
 

Total

$5,000

Workshop Outline.pdf

Project Number: 4

Duration: 
01/01/2006 to 12/31/2006
Award Amount: 
$5,000.00
Award Number: 
2005-38500-15847
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