Mid-Coast Currents 2/20/15

Producer/Host: Sara Trunzo
Engineer: Amy Browne

Issue: People, events, and ideas in mid-coast, Maine

Program Topic: Waldo County Cooperative Extension Round Up: Rural Living Day, Small Dairy Research, and More

Key Discussion Points:
1. What is the Cooperative Extension and what does it do in Waldo County?
2. What is Rural Living Day and how can the public participate?
3. What are some highlights of the food system and youth development area of WCEA’s work?
4. What is the objective of the dairy research being done by extension staff currently and how is it progressing?

Guests:
Rick Kersbergen – Extension Educator, Sustainable Dairy and Forage Systems, University of Maine Cooperative Extension Waldo
Vina Lindley – Food Systems/Youth Development Professional, University of Maine Cooperative Extension Waldo
Jessica Decke – Summer Camp Director, 4-H Camp and Learning Centers at Tanglewood & Blueberry Cove, University of Maine Cooperative Extension

For More Information:
umaine.edu/agriculture/blog/2014/10/20/cows-and-crops/
umaine.edu/waldo/rld./
umaine.edu/tanglewood/
extension.umaine.edu/