NEED works across the region’s 16 Land-grant Universities to show the value and impact of Extension programs to individuals, families, businesses, and communities.

Workforce Development

Extension’s pesticide safety education programs help ensure that our communities and food sources remain healthy. Our food safety programs open the door for new and well established entrepreneurs to get creative in their kitchens, feed their neighbors, and even start small businesses. Learn more about the impact of Northeast Extension’s workforce development programs below!

Vaccination Education

Northeast Extension professionals have had measurable impact on individuals’ understanding of COVID and non-COVID related vaccination programs. Explore Extension’s national partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention through the Extension Collaborative on Immunization Teaching and Engagement (EXCITE) at