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Community Conflict: Finding Middle Ground - A Video Series
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Community Conflict: Finding Middle Ground - A Video Series

Walt Whitmer, Thomas B. Murphy, Daniel Brockett, Lisa Hrabluk

Explore the dynamics of community controversies and learn strategies to engage your audience, prepare for public meetings, and effectively deal with barriers to civil dialogue – tips that can be valuable for any leader. More
Choosing Our Direction: Workbook 1-What Do We Do Now?
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Choosing Our Direction: Workbook 1-What Do We Do Now?

Walt Whitmer, Timothy Kelsey, Ph.D.

This workbook takes the necessary first step of asking the question: "What are we doing now?" More
Choosing Our Direction: Workbook 2-What Shapes Our Future?
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Choosing Our Direction: Workbook 2-What Shapes Our Future?

Timothy Kelsey, Ph.D., Walt Whitmer

This workbook helps to better understand the larger context and environment in which a group exists and the forces that might affect its future. More
Choosing Our Direction: Workbook 3-What Are We Going to Do?
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Choosing Our Direction: Workbook 3-What Are We Going to Do?

Timothy Kelsey, Ph.D., Walt Whitmer, William Shuffstall

This workbook helps review or create a mission and vision statement, identify and prioritize group goals, and match those goals to the group's organizational structure. More
Choosing Our Direction: Workbook 4-Making It Happen
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Choosing Our Direction: Workbook 4-Making It Happen

Walt Whitmer, Timothy Kelsey, Ph.D.

This action plan will provide you with the road map you'll need to stay on course, ensure accountability, and evaluate your successes. Strategic planning without this step is a waste of time. More
Choosing Our Direction: A Primer on Strategic Planning and Visioning
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Choosing Our Direction: A Primer on Strategic Planning and Visioning

Walt Whitmer, Timothy Kelsey, Ph.D., William Shuffstall

This booklet will help explain strategic planning, including who should be involved, what needs to be done to make it successful, and whether an organization is ready to undertake such an effort. More
Stagonospora on timothy leaf from the tip to this position near the base of the leaf.
Why are the Leaves in My Grass Hay Dying? - Articles Articles
Browning leaves and a pale green color in timothy and orchardgrass may be an indication of fungal infection. More
Building an Effective Community Natural Gas Task Force
Building an Effective Community Natural Gas Task Force - Articles Articles
Best practices for developing a community task force to address the challenges and opportunities associated with developing natural gas and oil from shale. More
What Makes the ‘Good Community’?
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Did you ever stop to think about what makes your community a good place to live? More
Understanding Community Engagement
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Effective community engagement is more than simply talking to, or informing our citizens or constituents about the things we want them to know about. More
Small Business Health Options Program
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The Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) is a new way to provide insurance for your employees. More
Introduction to the Industrial Classification System Introduction to the Industrial Classification System - Articles
Overview of the North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) used for categorizing establishments. More
Winter Canola in Pennsylvania: Production and Agronomic Recommendations
Winter Canola in Pennsylvania: Production and Agronomic Recommendations - Articles Articles
Canola’s origin dates back to an oilseed crop grown in the 13th century called rapeseed. More
Spring Canola in Pennsylvania: Production and Agronomic Recommendations
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Canola’s origins date back to an oilseed crop called rapeseed, which was grown in the thirteenth century. More
Camelina Production and Potential in Pennsylvania
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Camelina Production and Potential in Pennsylvania

Joel Hunter, Gregory W. Roth, Ph.D.

Camelina (Camelina sativa L.) was first cultivated in northern Europe during the Bronze Age. More