Darrell A. Dromgoole, Associate Professor and Extension Specialist, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service.
Scott Cummings, Associate Department Head and Program Leader; Professor and Extension Specialist, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service.
Live-streaming videos has become an increasingly effective educational tool for Extension education. Last week’s blog article established through a literature review that live-streaming videos are used to present research-based/evidence-based, conceptual, or procedural content to clientele, provide flexible learning opportunities, allow input from alternative voices and leading experts , provide feedback to clientele , and allow clientele to provide feedback to Extension educators.
During the recent Covid 19 pandemic many Extension educators with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service has utilized streaming video and Facebook to deliver educational content. Below are some examples of how our coworkers across the state have embraced this element of digital engagement.
Brian Triplett of Red River County addresses controlling common weeds in pastures.
Posted by North East Texas A&M AgriLife Extension- Live in the Field on Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Focus on Dairy with this Perfect Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie. A Perfect summer treat! https://www.choosemyplate.gov/recipes/myplate-cnpp/peanut-butter-banana-smoothie
Posted by Aransas County Extension Office on Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Horticulturist Lisa Whittlesey shares "Floral Designs from your Backyard: Growing, Cutting and Using Flowers and Shrubs!" A team of Extension Horticulturists were also available to answer questions about floral design and flowers. Share your floral designs with the hashtag: #aggiehortfloraldesign Additional resources are available at: https://aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/fblive/#TXExtension #AggieHorticulture #FloralDesign #Flowers #StayAtHome #HomeGarden #Beauty #Creativity #Home #Horticulture #Design #ArtTexas A&M AgriLife Extension Service / Benz School of Floral Design at Texas A&M University / The Gardens at Texas A&M University / TAMU Horticulture / Junior Master Gardener Program
Posted by Aggie Horticulture on Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Horticulturist Larry Stein shares different grafting methods to improve tree varieties, including the Texas inlay grafting and the four-flap methods.
Posted by Aggie Horticulture on Friday, April 17, 2020
What do you look for when you buy pecans? What kind of pecans are the best? What kind do we grow in Texas? These are some of the questions Larry Stein addresses in this video. for more information about pecans go to https://aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/fruit-nut/files/2015/04/pecans_improved_2015.pdfOn the aggie-horticulture web site. Larry is a Extension Specialist with Texas A&M AgriLife Extension
Posted by Path to the Plate – Texas A&M AgriLife Extension on Friday, December 7, 2018
Senior 4-H member Tyann Phillips discusses animal behavior as a part of the vet science project this evening. Tyann is a State 4-H Water Ambassador, 4-H Club officer and is a member of the meat judging team. Great job Tyann! Lacy Phillips
Posted by Texas A&M Agrilife Extension Service Floyd County on Tuesday, May 19, 2020
These County Extension Agents, Specialists and 4-Hers have taken what many would describe as a set back due to this pandemic- embraced technology and “turned a set back into a comeback!” These are just a few excellent examples and many other innovative educational methodologies are being deployed throughout the state.
Prior to utilizing any social media platform, all Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service educators should review and adhere to AgriLife Extension Social Media Guidelines.