John Porter

John Porter

Nebraska Extension Educator | Community Environment


  • M.S. - Horticultural Sciences
  • B.S. - Biology/Botany

Extension Education Focus

John's primary areas of focus and involvement are in Urban Agriculture, including urban farms, community gardens, home food production, and urban food systems.

Current Educational Offerings

Urban Agriculture Associates and Certificate programs through Nebraska College of Technical Agriculture.

Professional Recognition

  • SARE (Sustainable Agriculture Research and Development) Fellow
  • National Association of County Agricultural Agents Communications Award Winner (multiple)

Publications | Curriculum

  • Wade K, J Porter, B Porter, A Cook, K Davis, H Fincham, L Weatherford (2015) Would Consumers Purchase a Wider Variety of Produce and Products at West Virginia Farmers' Markets if They Were Available?. Journal of Extension. 53(3)

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