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Webinar: Using an LLC to Strengthen Your Farm Operation

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

12/12/18: Using an LLC to Strengthen Your Farm OperationLimited Liability Companies (LLCs) are a popular form of business entity or organization. There are a number of ways an LLC can be used to strengthen a farming operation, including but not limited to, limiting...

2018 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Pantry Pests

Friday, December 7, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Dan Suiter

Kitchen pantries tend to stay full over the holidays with company passing through and more baking! Don't let pantry pests get the best of you! Join Dr. Dan Suiter, Extension Entomologist, UGA Extension as he discusses the identification and biology of pantry pests to make...

Feeding a small and backyard poultry flock

Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Jacquie Jacob

There are a lot of people trying new ways of feeding including feeding whole grains, soaking/fermenting feed or grains, mixing your own feed, probiotics, prebiotics, essential oils, etc. The pros and cons of these different feeding programs will be discussed by Dr....

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: GMO

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

11/28/18: GMOGenetically modified organisms, also known as GMO’s seem to constantly be in the news. However there are a lot of misconceptions about what GMO’s are, what plants and animals have been modified, and how they are created, tested and approve for the market. This...

Plant Genetics: Plant Breeding and Variety Selection

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Please join the Organic Farming Research Foundation and eOrganic for a series of 9 webinars focused on the topics covered in their new Soil Health and Organic Farming educational guides: building organic matter, weed management, conservation tillage, cover crops,...

Webinar: Farm Lease Agreements

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

11/14/18: Farm Lease AgreementsA large number of farmland is leased in the Delmarva region with much of it being done on a handshake deal. Understanding leasing laws and developing a written lease can work to improve the landlord-tenant relationship and provide record for...

Creating a Sustainable Diabetes Prevention Program: The Role of the Lifestyle Coach and Master Trainer

Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 11:00 am EST

The Group Lifestyle BalanceTM Program provides education, encouragement and the tools necessary to help individuals reach their healthy lifestyle goals. This program is designed for non–diabetic, overweight individuals age 18 and older who have pre–diabetes and/or the...

2018 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Lice, Scabies, and Mites

Friday, November 2, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Dr. N.C. Hinkle

Insects pests are definitely a nuisance on our landscapes and lawns. When the pests are associated with humans, the nuisance factor multiplies. Get a plan! Learn about their biology, distribution, and management strategies in this webinar presented by Dr. Nancy Hinkle,...

Overview of chicken anatomy

Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Jacquie Jacob

To understand health issues with poultry it is important to have a good grasp of avian anatomy. A brief overview of the different systems in a chicken will be discussed by Jacquie Jacob from the University of Kentucky.

Clinical insight into vitamin B12

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 at 11:00 am EDT

Great follow-up to our webinar "Plant-based Eating: Enhancing Health Benefits, Minimizing Nutritional Risks" https://learn.extension.org/events/3203. Learn more about vitamin B12 deficiency, assessment methods, and the role of B12 in the prevention and treatment of...

Leaf Spots, Scorches, and Wilts Affecting Southeastern US Deciduous Trees

Thursday, October 25, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

Leaf spot diseases can ruin the look of deciduous trees in urban landscapes; however, they rarely are life-threatening for deciduous trees. On the other hand, vascular wilts and leaf scorch diseases will kill trees over time. Their symptoms can be confusing, so proper...

Webinar: Preparing Your Marketing Efforts for the Holidays

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT

10/24/18: Preparing Your Marketing Efforts for the HolidaysRetailers seem to launch into the holiday marketing mode earlier each year, with most starting even before Halloween. We can take a page from their playbook and plan ahead too, particularly our social media marketing...

California 4-H Embracing Diversity & Fostering Inclusion - Not an easy task!

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

California 4-H leads the largest 4-H Latino Youth initiative in the nation. The initiative started in 2015 when the California 4-H team set high total enrollment expectations and achieve parity for Latino, Black and Asian youth. In 2016, we started a pilot program in seven...