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'Donít be such a bloody expert - engaging field days and participatory field work' webinar presentation in APEN2018

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Evans, K, 'Don't be such a bloody expert - engaging field days and participatory field work' webinar presentation in APEN2018, APEN 2018, 20 August 2018, Brisbane, Australia (2018) [Conference Extract]

Official URL: https://vimeo.com/285777665

Abstract

Those attending a field day to hear the latest research or new information are often left with the question "How does that information relate to my farm?" The uptake of new information can be hindered when people do not understand what the information means and why it is important to them, they may have problems interpreting the information, and/or they perceive the information to be irrelevant or false.

This presentation will provide tips on engaging your audience at field days by first understanding the context in which people are operating.

Participatory approaches to field work will also be discussed as a way of helping people integrate new information with existing knowledge. The same participants may serve as credible communicators of what they have learned.

Item Details

Item Type:Conference Extract
Keywords:research impact, agriculture, farming
Research Division:Agricultural, Veterinary and Food Sciences
Research Group:Agriculture, land and farm management
Research Field:Sustainable agricultural development
Objective Division:Plant Production and Plant Primary Products
Objective Group:Industrial crops
Objective Field:Wine grapes
UTAS Author:Evans, K (Associate Professor Katherine Evans)
ID Code:150017
Year Published:2018
Deposited By:TIA - Research Institute
Deposited On:2022-05-11
Last Modified:2022-05-11
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