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Spanish-language Resources for Smarter Mealtimes in Spanish

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Celia Kennedy, Administrative Program Specialist with the Washington Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI), will introduce the Smarter Mealtimes program for promoting healthy foods to young children in Early Childhood Education settings such as HeadStart,...

Have you Checked your Trees Lately? A Routine Check-up of Trees Saves Lives and Property

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

While trees provide significant benefits to our homes and communities, they may also become liabilities when they fall or break apart, causing property damage, personal injuries, and power outages. Although some tree failures are unpredictable and cannot be prevented, others...

Have you Checked your Trees Lately? A Routine Check-up of Trees Saves Lives & Property

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

While trees provide significant benefits to our homes and communities, they may also become liabilities when they fall or break apart, causing property damage, personal injuries, and power outages. Although some tree failures are unpredictable and cannot be prevented, others...

Webinar: Understanding the influence of climate information on farm decision-making

Monday, June 25, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Tune is as Tonya Haigh of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln presents the results from a recent survey administered to farmers and farm advisors across the US Corn Belt exploring climate services and the public and private pathways to farm decision-making.

Translating Science: The Journey from Plant Breeders to Storytellers

Friday, June 22, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

To Register, click the 'Location' linkTopic SummaryJoin us in the third and final 2018 NAPB webinar focusing on soft skills for plant breeders. People will advocate for that which they understand. In a world of organic versus conventional, gmo versus non-gmo, natural and...

Safe & Sound: Creating A Positive Workplace Environment For Your Meat Business

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

Part 2 of our Human Resources webinar series: For employees to successfully implement a food safety plan and produce a consistently quality product, they must feel safe, trained, respected, invested, valued and empowered. Gain insight into the reasons that meat processors may...

Certified Fertilizer Applicator Recertification Webinar

Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 10:00 am EDT

You are invited to a FREE 2 hour webinar that will be accepted by the Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) as 2 hours of recertification credit for currently licensed CFAs and Trained Technicians. The webinar will occur on Friday June 21...

Balsam woolly adelgid: the smallest and biggest reason to reconsider the importance of subalpine fir

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

USU Forestry Extension presents this Learn at Lunch Webinar: Speakers: Steve Cook, Professor, U of Idaho & Fred Hain, Professor Emeritus, NC State University Forest Service staff have noted widespread and rapid subalpine fir mortality across forests in western WY, ID,...

Adverse Childhood Experiences: A Driver of the Opioid Epidemic

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

The webinar will cover the role of Adverse Childhood Experiences (AECs) as a driver of the opioid epidemic. Dr. Brumage will review the landmark study as well as local data showing a strong association and reviewing the science of ACEs and how it affects our bodies over a...

Maryland Ag Law Webinar Series: Current Legal Issues Associated with Dicamba Drift

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kelly Nuckolls

To better assist Mid-Atlantic service providers to prepare for developments in agricultural law, the Agriculture Law Education Initiative will host a quarterly series of webinars beginning in June focused on developing legal issues in agriculture and food law.Current Legal...

Considerations for the use of Manure Irrigation Practices

Friday, June 15, 2018 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Rebecca Larson

Manure irrigation is the practice of applying livestock manure to fields using irrigation equipment. In response to concerns about this practice, University of Wisconsin Extension convened a workgroup to examine the issues. The workgroup, composed of scientists, public...

Weed Management: An Ecological Approach

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Please join the Organic Farming Research Foundation and eOrganic for a series of 9 webinars focused on the topics covered in their new Soil Health and Organic Farming educational guides: building organic matter, weed management, conservation tillage, cover crops, plant...

Soil Health Parameters and Water Quality Webinar

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

As measuring soil health becomes more of a common practice, there are a variety of factors to consider based on location, soil type, and cropping system. So, which tests makes sense for you? Tune in to this month’s webinar and learn about the variety of soil health parameters,...

Holy Hashtag! Social Media Webinar- MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT

Holy Hashtag! First "# "was a number sign, then a pound sign, now its a hashtag? Why are #hashtags important and why are they used on some social media platforms and not others? We'll unpack the symbol and have you hashtagging like a pro in hashtag...