Resource Guide to Improve Landowner Communication

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Introduction

Notifying your Neighbors

Notification of vegetation management along rights-of-way is important. An effective notification program can increase compliance, reduce complaints and improve productivity.

 

Corteva Agriscience has developed Notify Your Neighbor, a resource guide containing strategies, techniques and key messages for effective communications with landowners and the general public.

Program Overview

This guide contains five sections: Notification Programs, Communication Skills, Public Interaction, Key Messages and Habitat Benefits. Each section will dive into the details on these important topics as well as provide additional resources to review, such as instructional videos or informative brochures. 

Notification Programs

Representative Talking

The importance of notification and information on public attitudes about Integrated Vegetation Management.

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Communication Skills

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Two crucial communications techniques: I-N-F-O-R-M and A-B-C.

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Public Interaction

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Verbal and nonverbal communications skills, ways to assess an audience, how to deal with different personality types and tips on defusing anger.

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Key Messages

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The important skills of developing, practicing and communicating while using key messages around topics like herbicide safety and the benefits of vegetation management.

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Habitat Benefits

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Communicating how properly maintained rights-of-way benefit native habitat and wildlife populations.

Go to Habitat Benefits →

Get Downloadable Resources

We’ve compiled all the additional resource materials contained in this program into one location for easy printing or sharing.

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