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Children develop a sense of their own self-worth and of how you feel about them from how you communicate with them. We are communicating all the time. Sometimes we are not aware of the impact that we are having when communicating. Have you ever wondered why children respond in unexpected ways to the words you say? It may be because the words they hear differ from the emotion you show. Because they hear a mixed message, their response is also mixed. They are mirroring the speaker's incongruent verbal and non-verbal communication. Here are three ways to begin communicating more clearly:

Crop Update: So grateful for this past week’s weather in aiding harvest progress! Also grateful to all the growers who worked with me in on-farm research this year and for all the studies harvested this past week!



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I-29 Moo University to offer California dairy tours and World Ag Expo trip
Oct 15 – The I-29 Moo University consortium of Extension dairy specialists from Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska and South Dakota will host a “California Dairy Tours and World Ag Expo Trip” in the Fresno and Tulare, California areas on February 9-13, 2020. Read more
Listening sessions on rural community prosperity scheduled in North Platte, Lincoln
Sep 16 – Two regional convenings in October will offer Nebraskans opportunities to share their best ideas on how the University of Nebraska can help rural communities position themselves for economic success. Read more