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Certified Fertilizer Applicator Recertification Webinar

Friday, June 23, 2017 at 10:00 am EDT

You are invited to a FREE 2 hour webinar that will be accepted by the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) as 2 hours of recertification credit for currently licensed CFAs and Trained Technicians. The webinar will occur on Friday June 23...

Millennials in the Workplace: Understanding Generational Differences

Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 11:30 am EDT - Presented by Teresa Byington

The number of Millennials in the workplace is increasing each year. There are over 83 million Millennials in the United States and 53 million are in the workforce. For the first time in history we have four (or five) generations in the workplace. The different values,...

Have A Seat! Learning What Children Know Through Play

Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

The link to the post-test and evaluation for this webinar is: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_7OlNkVaLy2KF8pf When we want to understand what children know and can do, we often turn to tests and other conventional assessment practices. However, what really...

Soil Profile Rebuilding: Rehabilitating Compacted Soils

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

Arborists and urban foresters are frequently faced with tree planting in poor quality soils that have been damaged by scraping and grading during land development or construction. These poor soils not only limit tree growth and slow establishment, but also impair the...

Medicaid: Taking Stock of an Essential Program in Uncertain Times

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

To receive a CEU credit OR certificate of completion, please complete the evaluation survey found at: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9QtJ3isA4PqXyf3 Medicaid is a state-federal program that provides essential services and benefits for low-income families and...

Organic Seed Production Webinar Series Part 2: Trials and Selection

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

For the second year in a row, the Organic Seed Alliance (OSA) and the Multinational Exchange for Sustainable Agriculture (MESA) are presenting a series of six webinars on organic seed production. The webinars cover everything from planting to harvest, to the economics of...

WisMOP in Action: Money Matters

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Molly Immendorf, Lori Baltrusis

In this Tech Tuesday, learn about the Money Matters online program that addresses a need for greater access to financial education in large rural counties. Lori Baltrusis and Liz Lexau partnered with Molly Immendorf to develop Money Matters online financial education modules....

Anchored. Podcast Episode 10 - Four Legged Healers: Exploring Animal Assisted Therapy

Monday, June 19, 2017 at 7:30 am EDT

About this PodcastIt's no secret that animals have the uncanny ability to lift the spirits of others and turn a bad day into a good one. But, professionals and organizations are starting to recognize that animals can offer so much more than a smile. In this podcast, we will be...

The Use of Runoff Risk Advisory Tools for Water Quality Protection

Friday, June 16, 2017 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Nichole Embertson, Zachary Easton

Despite decades of efforts to reduce non-point source nutrient pollution, excessive nutrient losses continue from agricultural lands, contributing to water quality impairment. Wet, temperate and/or humid regions of the US, increasingly experience frequent runoff events that...

Mid-Atlantic Composting and Compost Use Webinar Series: Webinar 1 - Science of Composting

Friday, June 16, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Greg Evanylo

Please join us for the initial webinar in our composting and compost use series. There is no charge to begin your discovery or renewal of composting knowledge, but registration is required.REGISTER for the Science of Composting webinar.InstructorGreg Evanylo, Professor &...

Writing About Research: Think Clarity!

Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Debbie Allen

The key to communication is clarity. Yet many authors struggle with clearly conveying methodologies, findings, and relevant implications when crafting research briefs or other types of scholarly manuscripts. This webinar focuses on strategies for avoiding common...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar- How to Create Social Media Memes, and Other Photo Apps

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 12:00 pm EDT

6/14/17: How to Create Social Media Memes, and Other Photo AppsAn effective social media presence involves using images. Learn how to create memes, which is simply text attractively laid across an image. Learn what photo apps help turn photos into dynamite digital messages...

REDUCING RURAL CANCER DISPARITIES TOGETHER

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 11:30 am EDT

Presented by: Kadi Row, Mary Ann Schilling, Cody Fredrick, and Kathy Staats (University of Wisconsin)Reducing Rural Cancer Disparities Together is a collaborative effort between the University of Wisconsin-Extension and the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center. The...

Facebook Live: MFLN Personal Finance VLE Wrap Up

Friday, June 9, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This is a free Facebook Live event hosted by the Personal Finance concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network.Dr. Barbara O'Neill will provide a summary of the 3-day learning event hosted by the MFLN Personal Finance concentration area June 6-8 in this brief...

Catch-Up Retirement Savings Strategies

Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This webinar is the third session in the 3-day Personal Finance Virtual Learning Event focused on retirement issues. Learn more about the event and the other sessions here. Join Dr. Barbara O'Neill for a discussion on savings strategies for late savers and resources for...