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Intersections of Environmental Management and Biosecurity in Animal Agriculture

Friday, December 14, 2018 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Thomas Bass

Environmental management and biosecurity are strongly linked; those who advise the livestock and poultry industry on environmental issues are positioned to not only understand their role in biosecurity, but to also better incorporate biosecurity advice into their...

Reducing Tree (and soil!) Damage During Construction

Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

USU Forestry Extension and TREE Fund present December's Learn at Lunch Webinar:As the pace of urban development increases, urban greenspaces and in particularly urban trees come in direct conflict with bulldozers and backhoes. With careful early planning and an...

Grass-Fed Dairy: Opportunities and Challenges in this Rapidly Growing Market

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on Grass-Fed Dairy: Opportunities and Challenges in this Rapidly Growing Market, by Heather Darby and Sarah Flack. The webinar takes place on December 12, 2018 at 11AM Pacific, 12PM Mountain, 1PM Central, 2PM Eastern Time. It's free and open to the...

Lessons Learned and Water Saved Through Metering Irrigation Water

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 4:00 pm EST

Weber Basin Water Conservancy District is a wholesale water provider in Northern Utah that provides drinking water to a population of over 620,000 people, water for industrial uses, secondary irrigation water for residential and commercial properties and agricultural...

Molasses as the Primary Energy Source for Grazing Dairy Cows

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Please join eOrganic for a webinar on Molasses as the Primary Energy Source for Grazing Dairy Cows, which will take place on December 11, 2019 at 11AM Pacific Time, 12PM Mountain, 1PM Central, and 2PM Eastern Time. The webinar is free and open to the public, and advance...

Dreamland: America's Opiate Epidemic and How We Got Here

Friday, December 7, 2018 at 3:00 pm EST

Sam Quinones, Journalist and Author. His most recent book is Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic by Bloomsbury Press. From a small town in Mexico to the boardrooms of Big Pharma to main streets nationwide, an explosive and shocking account of addiction...

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...

Dimensions of Poverty in the North Central Region of the U.S.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Without question, poverty is a complex problem that is rooted in a number of factors. The website is designed to examine the mix of forces identified by social scientists as possible contributors to poverty. We draw on a number of poverty studies -- conducted by...

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....

The Emerald ash borer: strategies for conserving ash in the urban forest

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Utah State University presents their Learn at Lunch Webinar Series: In cooperation with the TREE Fund, USU Forestry Extension presents the November Learn at Lunch Webinar. This presentation will review research that provides scientific basis for EAB management and conservation...

The 2018 Version of Money Smart for Adults: Building Financial Skills and Confidence through Knowledge and Practice

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 12:30 pm EST

The FDIC’s 2018 version of the instructor-led Money Smart for Adults curriculum is being released in November 2018! This full replacement of the 2010 version provides participants with practical knowledge, skills-building opportunities, and resources they can use to...

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...

Prescribed fire policy barriers: Findings from a JFSP project on challenges and strategies on federal lands across the West

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 2:30 pm EST

USU Forestry Extension and the Southern Rockies Science Network present this special webinar: Prescribed fire is an essential management tool for restoring and maintaining fire-dependent ecosystems; however, land managers are unable to apply prescribed fire at the necessary ...

Ecological Weed Management for the Western Region (Organic Farming and Soil Health in the Western U.S. Webinar Series #2)

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Please join the Organic Farming Research Foundation and eOrganic for a series of eight free webinar trainings on organic farming and soil health in the Western U.S. The webinar trainings will target agricultural professionals including Extension personnel, other agency ...

The weird and wonderful world of plant galls

Monday, November 19, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Melodie Putnam

This webinar is part of the 2018 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension.Join Melodie Putnam (Chief Diagnostician at the Oregon State University Plant Clinic) for a visual tour of common plant galls found in the...