Impact Reports


Impact Reports

NDSU Extension Service Impact Reports are brief summaries of the economic, environmental or social outcomes of our educational efforts. They summarize our accomplishments and their impact on our state and its citizens.

Impact Report Guidelines and Template

Tips for Writing Great Reports

  • Impacts Reports are data driven
  • Write professionally, avoid jargon or acronyms
  • List clear and concise situation statement/objectives in the situation section.
  • Be sure to give the context; what happened, who/numbers attending and incorporate into the Extension response section
  • Use an evaluation tool that yields outcomes data (level 2 or higher) and to incorporate into the Impact section and anecdotal feedback for the Feedback section

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You can find the latest Impact Reports listed below.

File RLND Short Course Impacts 2009-2014
Marie Hvidsten, Ed.D., Rural Leadership Specialist
File Rural & Agribusiness Enterprise Development
Glenn Muske, Rural and Agribusiness Enterprise Development Specialist
File Farm and Ranch Transition Planning – Divide County
Keith L. Brown, NDSU Extension Agent/Divide County
File Ag Alerts Make a Difference
Keith L. Brown, NDSU Extension Agent/Divide County
File The Bio-Industry Summit “Future of the Bio-Industry: Feed, Fuel, Heal and Build the World”
Kenneth Hellevang, Ph.D., P.E., Agricultural Engineer and Professor

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