Extension operations and delivery

Objectives

The delivery of effective and quality extension services and programs that meet regional and industry priorities. 

3 year plan focus

  • Fund and support the delivery of extension programs to meet regional priorities
  • Continue Discussion Group and Focus Farm projects through RDPs
  • Evaluate the impact of extension activity and create benchmarks for future assessment
  • Use Salesforce to build the DA/RDP database about farmers and farm businesses to support segmentation and targeted service and extension offerings
  • Build the capacity and capability of DA/RDP extension staff and providers
  • Leverage levy investments through collaboration with partners including the NCDE, dairy processors and government agencies as appropriate