2016 Extension Grants

    2016 Extension Grants

    Grant Title: Project Leader:
    School Gardens: Here We Grow Denise Stewardson
    Expanding and Enriching STEM Education Cindy Nelson
    Food $ense Create Farm Fresh Food Heidi LeBlanc
    Developing Online Resources for the Utah Nature Explorers Program Mark Larese-Casanova
    Drones in Agriculture: Early disease detection, yield estimates and other applications Claudia Nischwitz
    Extension Climate Science Essentials: Online Training Roslynn Brain
    The contribution of predatory arthropods toward billbug suppression in Intermountain West turfgrass Ricardo Ramirez
    An Introduction to Aerospace Engineering Through Basic Aircraft Design and Flight Mechanics Shannon Babb
    Promoting Water Conservation through Online Qualified Water Efficient Landscaper Certification Implementation Larry A. Rupp
    Fresh Produce Price Comparisons among Direct and Traditional Markets in Northern Utah Kynda Curtis
    Development and Publication of Habitat Guidelines for Managing Greater Sage-grouse on Utah Rangelands Terry Messmer
    Hydrologic conditions and demand for river recreation in the North Fork of the Virgin River Wilderness Study Area Jordan W. Smith
    Expanding the Reach of County 4-H Programs through Volunteer Recruitment Events Stacey S. MacArthur         
    Aquaponics: Redefining the agricultural experience Spencer Mayberry
    Improving Iron County's Landscape Water Check Program Candace Schaible
    Pando Restoration: Rescuing the Internationally Known Aspen Clone at Fishlake Jody A. Gale
    Promoting Integrated Pest Management by Developing and Disseminating Pocket Identification Guides to Utah's Common Turf and Ornamental Pests, Diseases, Weeds and Abiotic Disorders. Ryan Davis
    Comparison of Methods to Control Piute Ground Squirrels in Irrigated Crop Ground Mark Nelson
    Irrigation Management Concerning the Food Safety Modernization Act L. Niel Allen
    Improving Delivery of Pest Management Recommendations for Utah Fruit Growers Marion Murray
    Immortalization of bovine mammary epithelial cell lines for mastitis studies to improve dairy cattle health Zhongde Wang
    Box Elder High Schools Entrepreneurship Programs Wendy English
    Summer 4-H Science Camps Ron Patterson
    Documenting Impacts of USU Extension Programs Ruby Ward
    Integrating a Traditional 4-H Youth Program with Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Programming (Follow Up Study) Joshua Dallin
    2016 Logan City Community Gardens Helen Muntz
    Livestock Grazing: An Environmentally Friendly and Economical Solution to Maintaining Fire Breaks in Gamble Oak Dominated Sites Matt Palmer
    Horses for Heroes Military Trail Rides Karl Hoopes
    Bringing Education Traveling Exhibits to Swaner EcoCenter Nell Larson
    Training FCHD Undergraduate Students to become Family Life Educators David Law
    U-SING Leslie Timmons