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 Burleigh County Residents Benefit from their Community Garden
Peggy Netzer, Extension Agent, Family Nutrition Program; Tom Kalb, Extension Horticulture Specialist
File Educating seniors on sun safety and skin health in Kidder County
Acacia Stuckle, Extension Agent, Family and Consumer Sciences and 4-H Youth
File Coupon Savings with Family Nutrition Program
Peggy Netzer, Extension Agent, Family Nutrition Program
File North Dakota Mineral Leasing – Surface Rights
David Saxowsky, Associate Professor
File Springtails in Sugarbeet: Tools Identified to Manage a Stealthy Pest
Dr. Mark Boetel, Professor

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