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NIFA Social Media Toolkit: September 2023

   
Here's a sample of what's included in our social media toolkit. To download the entire collection, click the .zip file link located at the bottom of the page

Monthly Observances

  • National Preparedness Month

Key Dates

  • Sept. 4: Labor Day 
  • Sept. 7: International Day of Clean Air 
  • Sept. 11-17: National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week 
  • Sept. 15-Oct. 15: Hispanic Heritage Month 
  • Sept. 22: International Organic Day 
  • Sept. 23: First Day of Autumn
  • Sept. 17-23: National Farm Safety and Health Week 

Sample Posts

  • National Preparedness Month

At (UNIVERISTY), we’re conducting research that’s helping the nation prepare for a warmer world with funding from @USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience Link to research.

At (UNIVERSITY) Extension, we’re here to help during and after natural disasters with funding from @USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience Link to Extension resources.

  • September 4: Labor Day

Happy Labor Day. We’re training the next generation of agricultural and environmental scientists at (UNIVERSITY) with support from @USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience #LaborDay Link to research programs.

On Labor Day, learn more about our workforce development programs at (UNIVERSITY) Extension which is supported by @USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience #LaborDay Link to Extension resources. 

  • Sept. 7: International Day of Clean Air 

Scientists at (UNIVERSITY) are conducting research that’s helping reduce greenhouse gases with support from USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience Link to research.

Did you know that certain plants help clean air in your home? Learn more from (UNIVERSITY) Extension, which is supported by @USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience Link to Extension resources.

  • Sept. 11-17: National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week

For non-Hispanic serving Institutions
During National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week, (UNIVERSITY) recognizes the important role these institutions play in advancing diversity, equity and inclusion. Learn more about how our friends at @USDA_NIFA are supporting them. https://www.nifa.usda.gov/grants/programs/hispanic-serving-institutions-education-grants-hsi-program 

For Hispanic serving Institutions
During National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week, learn more about (UNIVERSITY)’s research that is improving the lives of people in our state, with support from @USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience Link to research programs.

During National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week, learn more about (UNIVERSITY)’s Extension programs that are making life healthier and happier for the people in our state, with support from @USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience Link to Extension programs.

  • Sept. 15-Oct. 15: Hispanic Heritage Month

It’s Hispanic Heritage Month. At (UNIVERSITY), we conduct important research on demographic trends and a changing rural landscape with support from @USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience Link to research.

It’s Hispanic Heritage Month. At (UNIVERSITY) Extension, we offer a wide variety of programs that help improve the lives of the diverse people of our state, with support from @USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience Link to Extension resources.

  • Sept. 22: International Organic Day 

At (UNIVERSITY), we conduct research that supports farmers, growers and producers in the organic food industry with funding from @USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience Link to research.

On International Organic Day, learn how to best fertilize your organic garden from (UNIVERSITY) Extension, which is supported by @USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience Link to Extension resources.

  • Sept. 23: First Day of Autumn 

Happy First Day of Autumn! Did you know that (UNIVERSITY) conducts research on your favorite fall fruits and veggies with support from @USDA_NIFA? @USDAScience Link to research.

Happy First Day of Autumn! Check out (UNIVERSITY) Extension’s healthy recipes as you enjoy your favorite fall fruits and veggies. @USDA_NIFA @USDAScience Link to Extension resources.

  • Sept. 17-23: National Farm Safety and Health Week

At (UNIVERSITY), we conduct research that supports farm safety and animal health with funding from @USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience Link to research.

Learn more about how (UNIVERISTY) Extension helps support farm safety and health with support from @USDA_NIFA. @USDAScience Link to Extension resources.

 

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