Presentations Index

The links below provide all the presentations from the "Understanding Practice Change by Farmers" symposium in Melbourne on 14 November 2008. In each case, you can view an edited video of the presentation (~ 9 minutes), you can download a video of the complete talk (~ 25 minutes), you can stream or download the audio for the complete presentation, and you can view the speaker's PowerPoint slides.

Andrew Campbell

Setting the Scene: Introductory perspectives

adoption, innovation

Prof Dave Pannell

Understanding Practice Change by Rural Landholders

adoptability, adoption, agriculture, compatibility, complexity, environment, farmer goals, innovation, land management, natural resource management, perceptions, policy, profitability, relative advantage, trialability
Roger Wilkinson: The many meanings of adoption

Roger Wilkinson

The many meanings of adoption

adoption, agriculture, goals, laggards, relative advantage, Rogers
Prof Frank Vanclay: Understanding extension and practice change over time

Prof Frank Vanclay

Understanding extension and practice change over time

adoption, APEN, practice change, Rural extension, social science
Geoff Kaine: Identifying the Potential Adopters of an Agricultural Innovation

Geoff Kaine

Identifying the Potential Adopters of an Agricultural Innovation

adoptability, adoption, agriculture, market segments
Identifying cogs in the adoption wheel: opportunities to target extension

Rick Llewellyn

Identifying cogs in the adoption wheel: opportunities to target extension

adoptability, adoption, agriculture, complexity, extension, farmer goals, innovation, perceptions, policy, profitability, relative advantage, trialability
What “community” means for farmer adoption of conservation practices

Graham Marshall

What “community” means for farmer adoption of conservation practices: Some logic and evidence.

community, natural resource management, perceptions, policy, social capital, trust
Joining the dots: climate change, supply chains, rural restructuring

Neil Barr

Joining the dots: climate change, supply chains, rural restructuring and rural practice change

adoption, climate change, demographic change, natural resource management, rural restructuring, social science, supply chains
Rural property turnover: trends and NRM implications

Prof Allan Curtis

Rural property turnover: trends and NRM implications

adoption, demographic change, environment, natural resource management, rural restructuring, social science
Prof Dave Pannell: Policy perspectives on rural practice change

Prof Dave Pannell

Policy perspectives on rural practice change

adoptability, agricultural extension, environment, externalities, incentives, market failure, mechanism choice, natural resource management, policy, policy mechanisms, public benefits, public goods, technology

Email: ruralpracticechange@gmail.com

URL: www.RuralPracticeChange.org

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