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Agricultural Solar Electric Investment Analysis Webinar (Part 3 of 6)

Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 7:00 pm EST - Presented by Eric Romich, F. John Hay, Charles Gould

Photovoltaic panels are an increasingly common sight on urban rooftops and rural properties across the U.S. The declining cost of equipment and installation makes installing a behind-the-electric-meter (net metered) solar electric system enticing for many farmers....

Successful Disaster Recovery Using the Community Capitals Framework

Thursday, February 1, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

No community is immune from natural disaster. But the steps they take during the recovery phase can impact their degree of resilience for subsequent events. The Community Capitals Framework was used by a five-state multidisciplinary team of researchers and Extension...

Melon Medley: Organic Production Practices, Microbial Safety and Consumer Preferences of various Melon Varieties

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on organic melon production: best practices, microbial safety and consumer preferences, by Shirley Micallef and Kathryne Everts of the University of Maryland. The webinar takes place on January 31 2018 at 2PM Eastern Time, 1PM Central, 12PM...

Organic Tomato Seed Production Webinar

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on organic tomato seed production on January 30, 2018 at 2PM Eastern Time (1 Central, 12 Mountain, 11 Pacific). The presenters are members of a NIFA OREI funded project entitled Tomato Organic Management and Improvement. The webinar is free and open...

Frontiers in Slug & Snail Management

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Rory Mc Donnell

This webinar is part of the Spring 2018 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University ExtensionParticipants will learn the basics of identification of slug and snail species in home landscapes. Dr. Mc Donnell will cover current...

Emergency Response to Natural Disasters for Livestock Facilities

Friday, January 26, 2018 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Thomas Bass, Carl Dahlen, kevin erb

Are you ready? What would you (or your clientele) do if a natural disaster hit your area? What changes should and do occur on a livestock operation during or following a natural disaster, not only to ensure the safety and care of the animals, but also the environments...

Agricultural Solar Electric Investment Analysis Webinar (Part 2 of 6)

Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 7:00 pm EST - Presented by Eric Romich, F. John Hay, Charles Gould

Photovoltaic panels are an increasingly common sight on urban rooftops and rural properties across the U.S. The declining cost of equipment and installation makes installing a behind-the-electric-meter (net metered) solar electric system enticing for many farmers....

Get the Most Out of eXtension Healthy Food Choices in Schools Resources

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Katherine Baildon

The Healthy Food Choices in Schools resource area at eXtension.org is a one-stop source for eating behavior insights, interventions and practical steps for food service providers, policy makers, health professionals and parents to promote healthy food choices in school food...

What is Urban Agriculture Webinar- MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

Interest is high in urban agriculture, with many entrepreneurs, municipalities, non-profits, and businesses launching urban agriculture ventures. By participating in this webinar you will learn about different definitions of urban agriculture, see examples of commercial urban...

Rebalancing Work and Life: Be the Model

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 11:00 am EST

To receive a CEU credit OR certificate of completion, please complete the evaluation survey found at: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cSfGvfnDRjbMxr7This workshop provides you with a framework for identifying and rebalancing your work and life priorities. For...

POTENTIAL RURAL IMPACTS OF PENSION REDUCTIONS

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

This study explores the exposure of rural communities to the rising risk of public and private pension fund insolvency. As rural communities continue to grey, America’s heartlands will increasingly rely on pension incomes to drive their economies. The statuses of private,...

Plant-based Eating: Enhancing Health Benefits, Minimizing Nutritional Risks

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 11:00 am EST

To obtain your CPEU Certificate please complete the qualtrics evaluation at:https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_dmAm04n725ZtJ2JWe have all heard about the benefits of consuming a plant-based diet. Are there any disadvantages? Tune into this webinar hosted by the MFLN...

Mid-Atlantic Composting and Compost Use Webinar Series: Webinar 8 – Health and Safety

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Please join us for the eighth webinar in our Composting and Compost Use series. In this webinar, the presenter will identify and describe the risk of potential health and safety issues for compost operators, and explain how risks can be reduced. Watch Recording ...

Agricultural Solar Electric Investment Analysis Webinar (Part 1 of 6)

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 7:00 pm EST - Presented by Eric Romich, F. John Hay, Charles Gould

Photovoltaic panels are an increasingly common sight on urban rooftops and rural properties across the U.S. The declining cost of equipment and installation makes installing a behind-the-electric-meter (net metered) solar electric system enticing for many farmers. Evaluating...

The Art of Negotiating: Getting What You Need

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

A two-session workshop seriesLocation: OnlineDates: January 18 & 25, 2-3 pm Eastern TimeCost: $35 for the series.Negotiation is an essential business strategy –whether you are negotiating a land rental contract, an employee’s salary or want to clarify a delivery...