A number of North Carolina Cooperative Extension professionals authored articles that appear in the February 2014 issue of the Journal of Extension. The article, authors and links are:
- Energy Transformation: Teaching Youth About Energy Efficiency While Meeting Science Essential Standards by Sarah Kirby and Amy Chilcote is at: http://www.joe.org/joe/2014february/iw2.php
- North Carolina Cooperative Extension Professionals’ Climate Change Perceptions, Willingness, and Perceived Barriers to Programming: An Educational Needs Assessment co-written by Rachel Burnett, Aaron Vuola, and Mark Megalos is at: http://www.joe.org/joe/2014february/rb1.php
- Incubator Farms as Beginning Farmer Support by Joanna Massey Lelekacs, John O’Sullivan (of N.C. A&T State University), and Nancy Creamer is at: http://www.joe.org/joe/2014february/tt7.php
- Design Matters in Community Gardens by Lucy Kennedy Bradley, Joanna Massey Lelekacs, Caroline Tilley Asher, and Julieta Trevino Shery is at: http://www.joe.org/joe/2014february/tt9.php
The Journal of Extension is a rigorous, refereed journal for Extension professionals. It has over 2 million visitors annually, with a five-year article acceptance rate of 26 percent. Last year, more than 300 manuscripts were submitted.