Getting Started with eXtension

The eXtension Foundation is part of the Cooperative Extension System and its mission is to increase Extension professionals effectiveness in addressing issues of importance to the nation. Our focus is on helping Extension professionals generate a more visible, measurable, local impact.

Tools Available to All Land-Grant Universities

These services are provided through a program supported by USDA-NIFA for the purposes of disseminating research-based information to the public.

WordPress Sites for Multi-State Projects

As Extension professionals across the country work together on national issues, eXtension offers website hosting via WordPress for these initiatives. Multi-state project teams can contact our web development team for more information at View a listing of our WordPress sites on under National Resources - National Projects.


Learn is a webinar advertising platform for Cooperative Extension professionals. To view all upcoming webinars around Cooperative Extension, or list your own to share, visit

Ask an Expert

Ask an Expert offers one-to-one expert answers from Cooperative Extension/University staff and volunteers within participating Land-Grant institutions from across the United States. See expert answers to questions on submitted from the public. Sign in with your eXtension ID*, update your profile and settings, and share your expertise by answering or reassigning questions. An Ask an Expert widget can be placed on your webpage, learn more at 

*Obtain an eXtension ID by going to


Easy search access to resources provided by your Land-Grant institutions. Custom Google search of 1000+ Cooperative Extension Web sites.

Program Resources  - eFieldbooks

eFieldbooks are interactive digital books of programmatic resources to assist with the delivery of new programs. They are available in our digital library, but can be taken offline and used in the field. Learn more here or visit

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June 2019