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HOW THE OPIOID CRISIS IMPACTS INDIVIDUALS AND RURAL COMMUNITIES

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

The webinar will cover the following:• Dimensions of health and opioids• Community impact of opioids• What is an opioid?• Why is this a crisis?• Identifying addiction• Reducing stigmaPresented by: J. Michelle Sybesma, Chief of Strategy and Development,...

Selection and Propagation of Native Woody Plants for the Intermountain Area

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

Utah State University Learn at Lunch WebinarThis webinar will discuss efforts at Utah State University to select and propagate superior accessions of native woody plants. It will introduce the use of native plants in landscaping, including some of the advantages and ...

2017 Personal Finance Year in Review

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network.This 90-minute webinar will cover the top financial news stories, trends and legislation affecting finances of 2017. Dr. O'Neill delivers this annual review to...

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Don't Let Bed Bugs Hamper Your Vacation Plans

Friday, December 1, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Taylor Vandiver, Marcus Garner

Holiday travel plans often involve nights spent away from home. Learn practical tips for identifying signs of bed bugs before they hitch hike home with you. Alan Brown, ABC Home & Commercial Services, Austin, TX will discuss ways that travelers can detect and avoid bed...

Drought Tolerance in Trees - Improving Tree Selection for Challenging Urban Sites

Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

Utah State University Learn at Lunch Webinar:Looking for trees that can establish and survive in challenging urban environments? Of course you are! In this webinar, Dr. Andrew Hirons will explain how drought tolerance is one of the most important determinants of a tree's...

VA Certified Fertilizer Applicator Recertification Webinar

Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Michael Goatley

The basics of soils, soil chemistry, soil morphology of VA, fertility sources and rates, as well as PPE, SDS, handling, transporting and storing fertilizers will be detailed. Each webinar participant must register as an individual (note that webinars can still be viewed as a...

Voluntary Third Party Audits For Meat Processors: Organic Certification And Animal Welfare Approved

Thursday, November 30, 2017 at 12:00 pm EST

Is Organic certification or an Animal Welfare Approved endorsement the right thing for your slaughter plant?

Successful Transition for Students with Special Needs: Advocating for Universal Design for Learning in Classrooms

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 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_8eTux5ghKsKIwNT Research has shown that all students and especially those receiving special education who follow a carefully...

Let's Talk about Race

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Eriks Dunens

How do our patterns of thinking and our shared history influence the way we lead and work? Using personal stories and case studies, we will introduce and examine race, white privilege, structural racism, internalized racism, bias, color blindness, intersectionality, and white...

Curbside Chat: An Important Look at the Financial Realities Facing American Towns

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

Why are so many cities and towns across North America going broke? Our roads are deteriorating. Our governments are in debt. No matter how much we increase them, our taxes are not enough to fix it all. No one seems to be able to agree on how we got here—much less how to...

Finding Inspiration Through the Food Systems Impact Collaborative

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Melanie Weir, Molly Immendorf

Join us on as we explore Food Systems topics and the Impact Collaborative process. Are you looking for innovative ideas? Are you interested in launching, refreshing or rethinking a project or program? The Impact Collaborative is here to provide you with inspiration,...

POTENTIAL RURAL IMPACTS OF PENSION REDUCTIONS

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 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,...

Make your Story Maps shine!

Monday, November 20, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Shane Bradt

Esri Story Maps have significantly lowered the level of technical skill needed to create and share online stories using a variety of media, including images, videos and maps. However, while the basics of using Story Maps are fairly straight forward to understand, it can be...

Effects of Long-Term Manure Applications on Soil in the Irrigated Northwest

Friday, November 17, 2017 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Amber Moore, April Leytem, Joe Harrison

An eight-year study of manure in crop rotations that include root crops (sugar beets and potatoes) is taking a very comprehensive look at manure use. Researchers are studying everything from yields, soil health, characteristics of the harvested crop, nutrient leaching, and...

Mid-Atlantic Composting and Compost Use Webinar Series: Webinar 6 – Composting Management: Water, Problem Feedstocks

Friday, November 17, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

In this webinar, the presenter will explain how to evaluate composting water needs, describe methods for accurately applying water, and how to handle and compost problematic feedstocks to minimize nuisance and environmental concerns. Presenter Gary Felton, ...