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Grow! Empowering Parents to THRIVE

Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at 10:00 am EDT

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Powdery mildew: Biology & Management in the Garden

Monday, April 16, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Jay Pscheidt

This webinar is part of the Spring 2018 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University ExtensionProbably best known for making our squash leaves white, powdery mildew is an ever-present plant disease in the home garden. Dr. Jay...

Let's Eat! A Guide to Engaging Students in Smarter Lunchrooms

Friday, April 13, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Let’s Eat! Engaging Students in Smarter Lunchrooms is a guide to involving middle and high school students in making their own decisions towards healthful eating, learning to try new foods, and decreasing food waste in school cafeterias. This webinar will discuss WHY the...

The National Extension Web-mapping Tool (NEWT)

Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Shane Bradt, John McGee

The University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension, Virginia Cooperative Extension, and the Virginia Tech Center for Geospatial Information Technology collaborated through an eXtension Innovation grant to create the National Extension Web-mapping Tool (NEWT). The goal of...

Water Use Efficiency: Irrigation Management

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 3:00 pm EDT

The need for supplemental irrigation is nearly universal, but how do we ensure we are making the most efficient use of water possible? This month's webinar will overview recent research evaluating irrigation water use efficiency, and highlight case studies on irrigation...

Conducting On-Farm Variety Trials to Manage Risk for Organic and Specialty Crop Producers Part 2

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a 2-part webinar on how to conduct on-farm variety trials to reduce risk on organic and specialty crop farms. The goal of this two-part webinar series is to provide horticultural crop and small grain growers with the skills and information necessary to...

Legal Implications of Pesticide Drift Webinar- MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT

Blowing in the Wind: Legal side of Pesticide Drift. Have you seen the news about drift damage wreaking havoc across South? Have you seen the stories in Maryland of wineries and other specialty crop operations being severely damaged by pesticide drift? Pesticide drift damage...

A Wild West Tale: Debunking the Myth That Conservation Increases Rates

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 4:00 pm EDT - Presented by Candice Rupprecht

This presentation will share the results of the Tucson Avoided Cost Analysis done in 2016 by WaterDM, in conjunction with Tucson Water and Pima County and the Alliance for Water Efficiency. This avoided cost analysis uses baseline data from 1987, the height of Tucson’s per...

NAPB Panel Discussion: Future Challenges and Prospects in Plant Breeding ft. NAPB Leadership

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

To Register, click the 'Location' linkTopic summaryJoin leaders within the NAPB organization for a discussion about future challenges and prospects in plant breeding. Panelists will answer FAQs, share their personal perspectives and answer questions from participants. ...

2018 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Argentine Ants and Others

Friday, April 6, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Fudd Graham

Ants are the number one reported nuisance pest. Ants come in all shapes, sizes, Ant species have an incredibly wide variety of nesting and eating habits. In this webinar presented by Dr. Fudd Graham, Auburn University, we will learn about Argentine ants among others, their...

Prepping for a Healthy Vegetable Harvest

Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Identifying key vegetable pests and preparing a line of defense for the coming season. Conventional, organic, commercial, and backyard growers are all welcome.

Economic Sustainability Tools for Agronomic Crops- NC Academy

Friday, March 30, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Rebecca Vittetoe, Jason Hartschuh, Nick Baker, Ruth Beck

As margins continue to tighten for crop producers, it is even more important for producers to manage costs. Producers are looking for tools that can help them understand their cost of production not just on a whole farm basis but also on a field-by-field basis. Many of...

Abrasive Weeding: Efficacy, Multifunctionality, and Profitability

Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a new webinar on abrasive weeding by Sam Wortman of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln The webinar takes place on March 29, 2018 at 2PM Eastern, 1PM Central, 12PM Mountain and 11AM Pacific Time. The webinar is free and open to the public and advance...

MORE THAN OPIOIDS: THE SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF DRUG OVERDOSE AND RELATED DESPAIR IN RURAL AND SMALL CITY AMERICA

Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

The Rural Health and Safety Education webinar series “Combating Opioids” is hosted by Purdue University Extension and the NCRCRD as part of a USDA/NIFA grant.* This webinar will summarize recent trends in opioid mortality rates and related deaths of despair (e.g., other...