Extension News

Media Advisory: ISU Extension Specialists Can Address Economic Issues

2/2/2009

AMES, Iowa -- As the national economic crisis moves farther down Main Street, Iowa State University Extension specialists can address issues facing Iowa families and households, farmers, businesses and communities.

Contact ISU Extension specialists for research-based information to help Iowans manage tough economic times. Extension specialists can help Iowans with managing their money, feeding their families nutritious meals and coping with stress and change. ISU Extension specialists also can address economic concerns and crop and livestock production issues facing farmers during a recession, as well as issues facing businesses and communities.

Download the list of ISU Extension specialists and their expertise and contact information (www.extension.iastate.edu/communications/toughtimes/MTTExperts.pdf).

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Contacts :

Laura Sternweis, Extension Communications and External Relations, (515) 294-0775, lsternwe@iastate.edu