1. When did you first subscribe to sanet-mg? (mm/yy): __/__
2. About when did you begin using the Internet? (mm/yy): __/__
3. About how many times IN THE PAST 12 MONTHS have you
sent email to sanet-mg in order to ...
3a. ...ask for help with a question? ____
3b. ...to answer someone else's question? _____
3c. ...to make an announcement (pub, mtg, etc.)? _____
3d. ...to offer an opinion? _____
3d. ...other? _____
4. About how many times IN THE PAST 12 MO. have you passed
on information from sanet-mg to one or more other people
NOT on sanet-mg?
4a. _____ (no. of times in the past year)
4b. _____ (total no. of people reached by all pass-ons)
5. Please rate the usefulness of each of the following on a
scale of 1 to 10, where:
1 = not useful;
10 = extremely useful;
n/a = never tried;
5a. Electronic mail to/from individuals: (1-10 or n/a) _____
5b. Sanet-mg mail group: (1-10 or n/a) _____
5c. Mail groups other than sanet-mg: (1-10 or n/a) _____
5d. World Wide Web: (1-10 or n/a) _____
5e. ... which WWW locations are most useful?
5f. Gopher: (1-10 or n/a) _____
5g. ... which gopher locations are most useful?
5h. Other on-line resources:(1-10 or n/a) _____
5i. ....which other on-line resources are most useful?
6. What is your role relative to sanet-mg discussions? (Mark an
'X' by all that apply)
6a. ___Farmer or Rancher
6b. ___Other for-profit firm
6c. ___Private non-profit organization
6d. ___Cooperative Extension
6e. ___USDA-Natural Resource Conservation Service
6f. ___Other Government Agency
6g. ___Land-Grant University (other than Coop. Ext.)
6h. ___Univ./College, non-land-grant
6i. ___Other, please describe:___________________________________
7. Where did you first hear about sanet-mg?
8. Can you suggest a way in which the readership of sanet-mg
might be expanded?
If you have never posted a question to sanet-mg, stop here and return.
(Note: this includes you, if your posting(s) have been announcements,
answers, opinions, etc. rather than asking a question for which you are
seeking help in finding an answer). THANK YOU FOR YOUR HELP!
If you HAVE posted a QUESTION to sanet-mg, please answer the following with
respect to your MOST RECENT query.
9a. Did you receive reply(ies) to your query? (yes/no) _____
9b. If yes, approximately how many? (number) _____
9c. If yes, please rate the usefulness of the answer(s)
(rate all of them collectively) from 1 to 10,
with 1 = not useful, 10=very useful _____
10. Before posting your query, did you FIRST consult any of
the following resources for an answer to your question?
10a. ...asking colleague(s) in person or by phone (yes/no) _____
10b. ...asking colleague(s) by individual email (yes/no) _____
10c. ...reference book(s)/printed info (yes/no) _____
10d. ...database/on-line resource via Internet (yes/no) _____
10e. ...if yes, which one(s)?
10f. ...other source(s) (yes/no) _____
10g. ...if yes, which one(s)?
11. Please place an 'X' by the category(ies) that best describe
the subject matter of your query:
11a. ___production techniques for annual crop(s)
11b. ___production techniques for trees/vines/perennial crop(s)
11c. ___production techniques for animal systems
11d. ___community development topics
11e. ___food/nutrition/consumer/human health topics
11f. ___policy or government affairs
11g. ___other (describe): ________________________________
THANK YOU VERY MUCH FOR YOUR HELP!
REMEMBER--return to email@example.com, not to sanet-mg
and put "SURVEY" in the Subject field.