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NVision Ag: Increasing corn yield and saving nitrogen fertilizer

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 12:30 pm EDT

Nitrogen fertilizer often doubles crop yields; without it we could not feed the current world population. But nitrogen fertilizer is lost from crop fields in wet weather, especially corn fields. The plants become nitrogen-deficient, with light green leaves, and grain...

Identifying, Assessing, and Managing Hazard Trees

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT

A special extended length webinar with interactive question and answer session will be offered by the US Forest Service and Utah State University Forestry Extension. 10 - 11:00 Hazard tree recognition11 - 12:00 Hazard tree survey methods12 - 1:00 Interactive question and...

"We've Tried that Before" Live Stream Launch Event

Monday, May 7, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Jamie Seger, Paul Hill, Bradd Anderson, Danae Wolfe, Daphne Richards, Dave Francis, Bob Bertsch, Hunter McBrayer

"We've Tried that Before" is a book about working in Extension and includes contributions from Extension professionals from across our national system.Inspired by the work of T.J. Talbert's “The Extension Workers Code,” the purpose of this book is to share wisdom...

2018 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: What You Must Know About Fleas

Friday, May 4, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Fleas have you down? A pest of both homes and our pets, populations can quickly get away from us. Running and grabbing a pesticide generally doesn't work unless you understand their biology and life cycle. Join us as Dr. Nancy Hinkle, Professor Veterinary Entomology,...

Evaluating impacts of subdivision designs on bird habitats

Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

This webinar, by Mark Hostetler, University of Florida, introduces participants to a new online evaluation tool that evaluates impacts of landscape/subdivision designs on bird habitats. The goal of the “Building for Birds” online tool is to provide decision-makers with a way...

Poultry production over the decades

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 3:30 pm EDT - Presented by Michael Darre

Dr. Michael Darre is retiring after 30+ years in poultry extension. He will be discussing his impressions on how poultry production has changed over the years, and what hasn't.

Invasive Insects of Shade Trees: A 30 Year Perspective from Colorado

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

USU Forestry Extension and TREE Fund present this Learn at Lunch Webinar:Dr. Cranshaw will discuss the ever-changing cast of new and invasive tree insects that have become issues in the Rocky Mountain States over the past 30 years. Whitney Cranshaw is presently a...

Find Em', Keep Em': How to find, hire, train, & retain good labor for your meat plant

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT

Part 1 of our Human Resources webinar series: Hear from 3 different meat processors different strategies and best practices for finding, hiring, training, and retaining decent staff for their facilities. Panelists include Joe Cloud of T & E Meats in Virginia, a USDA...

Dietary Preen Oil as an Anti-Stress Feed Additive for Aquaculture Species

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 12:30 pm EDT

University of Wisconsin researchers are using dietary preen oil to reduce mortality in fish species used in aquaculture production. The research team provides an update on their progress, and discusses new commercial applications and their next steps.Presented by:Jake Olson...

Leveraging your Link to Land Luxurious Livelihoods

Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

To Register, click the 'Location' link Topic summary: Will this webinar teach you the skills to become a mega-millionaire yacht owner? Probably not. But it will give you the tools you need to leverage LinkedIn to its full potential for networking and staying visible...

Taxes: More Than a Postcard

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 12:30 pm EDT - Presented by Andrew Zumwalt

Andrew Zumwalt will present on Volunteer Income Tax Assistant activities in Missouri and cover some of the changes in the tax law with the passage of another tax law change in December 2017. Andrew will also present on the advantages of using different tax advantaged...

Small Flock Management Webinar

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT

4/25/18: Small Flock Management- Getting Started with your Backyard FlockSmall flock production on the rise in the United States. It is so important to explore the many aspects to raising a backyard flock before you purchase your first chick. This webinar will teach the...

Physical Activity Across the Lifespan for Individuals with Disabilities

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 11:00 am EDT

To receive CEU credit OR certificate of completion, please complete the evaluation survey found at: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_5ja7bES1MS2qG7XThis session will present the importance and benefits of physical activity for individuals with disabilities. Focus...

Anchored. Podcast Episode 12- Ready, Set, THRIVE! A Supportive Approach to Parenting

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 8:00 am EDT

To access the recording and more information about this podcast episode, click here: https://militaryfamilies.extension.org/podcast/anchored-episode-12-ready-set-thrive/About this PodcastPenn State’s Clearinghouse for Military Family Readiness and the Department of Defense’s...

A History and Future of White Pine Blister Rust in North America

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

USU Forestry Extension Presents this Learn at Lunch Webinar:This webinar will examine the biology, disease cycle, and history of white pine blister rust in North America and provide information on cultural control methods and resistance breeding programs for western white pine...