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Agricultural news in Vermont

Collection:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center (ACDC)
Contributor:
Goss, Glen W. (main author / University of Vermont)
Format:
Journal article
Publication Date:
1955
Published:
USA: American Association of Agricultural College Editors
Location:
Agricultural Communications Documentation Center, Funk Library, University of Illinois
Subject Term:
agriculture news, content analysis, extension agents, extension communication, information needs, media gatekeepers, news releases, newspapers, roles
Notes:
Content analysis of agricultural and home economics news in Vermont's 11 daily and 27 weekly newspapers. Results showed that such news accounted for 3.6 percent of news space in dailies and 8.1 percent in weeklies. The survey underscored the importance of helping local extension personnel as editors are interested in stories with local angles.