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Organic Seed Production Webinar Series Part 1 Introduction and Crop Planning

Tuesday, May 16, 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...

50 Interactive Personal Finance Learning Activities

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - 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 feature 50 interactive games and learning activities curated by webinar facilitator Barbara O'Neill that can be used by financial...

Money Apps: A Review

Friday, May 12, 2017 at 12:00 pm EDT

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network.This Lunch & Learn session will take a look at some of the most popular money management applications. Facilitator Taylor Spangler will review the features,...

The Creation and Evolution of the Smarter Lunchrooms Scorecard

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by David Just

The Smarter Lunchrooms Scorecard is comprised of 60 strategies for designing a school lunchroom environment that encourages selection and consumption of healthy foods. The Scorecard is based on years of behavioral science research conducted in schools and in other dining...

Requirements added to public soybean breeding programs due to IP rights

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

To Register, click the 'Location' link.Speaker bio: Dr. Fred Allen is a Professor Emeritus in the Department of Plant Sciences at the University of Tennessee (UT). He was soybean breeder from 1975-1998 at UT, and served as Department Head from 1996-2001. In 2001, Fred...

Reducing Aquaculture Species Mortality

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 12:30 pm EDT - Presented by John Mann

The webinar date has changed, it is now on Wednesday, May 10 @ 12:30 PM ET. The salmon mortality rate continues to increase—as much as 30% higher by some accounts—resulting in significant economic losses to salmon producers. Much of this loss is attributed to fish health....

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar- Bugs that Bite: Vector Arthropods and How to Avoid Them

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at 12:00 pm EDT

5/10/17: Bugs that Bite: Vector Arthropods and How to Avoid ThemMosquito and ticks are major nuisance pests that vector many diseases. Their feeding habits can affect your farm's bottom line by detouring the public from visiting and reducing animal health. They can cost you...

Managing Trees During Drought Condition

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

This presentation will outline the impacts of drought on trees and the multiple strategies needed to protect them. During periods of drought, the knee-jerk response in many communities is to remove all lawn areas in the name of water conservation. If trees in those landscapes...

Social Entrepreneurship and Economic Inequality

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

Economic inequality is one of our society’s “wicked” problems. It is both a challenge to our continued ability to develop and an opportunity to effect positive change. A promising approach to addressing this problem is social entrepreneurship, which takes the mindset,...

Engaging Across Generations Part II: Tools & Techniques

Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

This is a FREE professional development webinar hosted by the Family Transitions concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network.People of all ages can work well together, especially when they know and understand the unique strengths each generation has to offer. ...

Getting started with producing and selling eggs

Monday, May 8, 2017 at 7:00 pm EDT

Producing and selling eggs, Dr. Darrin Karcher, Assistant professor, Poultry Extension Specialist, Purdue University Monday, May 8, 7-9pm Eggs are a popular direct sales and farmers market item. Dr. Karcher will help you get started, or fine-tune your egg enterprise...

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: TickSmart Living

Friday, May 5, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Bethany O'Rear, Ellen Huckabay

In this webinar, Dr. Thomas Mather, Professor, University of Rhode Island, (aka "the tick guy") will talk about about an important arachnid, ticks. Ticks that you do and don't see as well as how to protect yourself, your family, and your pets will be discussed. ...

Outcomes and Impacts: Giving Programs Focus for Evaluation: Diversity & Inclusion Issue Corps

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Julie Huetteman

The purpose of this webinar is to look at taking big ideas for new programs and moving toward evaluation efforts with the use of outcomes. Using the Logic Model, we will explore how the planning for evaluation builds from the ideas, purpose and expectations of your program....

Creating Space in Extension #EdTechLN TweetUp

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Bob Bertsch, Karen Jeannette, Stephen Judd

Is it a coincidence that the EdTechLN will be hosting a Tweetup about creating space in Extension on the unofficial Star Wars day #Maythe4th [be with you] May 4, 2017? What on Earth will we be talking about? This Tweetup was inspired by Jamie Seger’s tweeted question, “Are...

Evidence-based guidelines for the nutritional management of adult oncology patients

Thursday, May 4, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

In order to receive your CDR CPEU certificate please complete this evaluation found at the following qualtrics link: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe6/form/SV_aaCkdHMg1f4wVx3 Tune into this webinar to discover the latest research on how diet and nutritional status impact...