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NDSU Extension Name

Use these references to correctly and consistently identify the organization.

First reference in statewide communications -- North Dakota State University Extension or NDSU Extension
Use North Dakota State University Extension in news releases and in instances where the audience primarily is national or international.

Second reference in communications -- Extension or NDSU Extension
For example: North Dakota State University Extension will host a field day on July 28. Extension specialists will focus on soil salinity issues.

County office identification -- NDSU Extension -- XXXX County or NDSU Extension -- Fort Berthold

State office or department identification examples:

NDSU Extension -- Center for 4-H Youth Development
NDSU Extension -- Director's Office
NDSU Extension -- West District Office
NDSU Extension -- Health, Nutrition and Exercise Sciences

Research Extension Center (REC) identification:

Since RECs include the words "Research" and "Extension" in their names, there's no need to identify the NDSU Extension  separately. For example:

North Central Research Extension Center
Dickinson Research Extension Center

Do not insert "and" between Research and Extension in the name.

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