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Is your organization ready? A first step to a “Playbook” for Emergency Management!

Friday, January 20, 2012 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Tom Vestal

This presentation will demonstrate how Texas AgriLife Extension Service, using the organizational framework of the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and Incident Command System (ICS) in cooperation with other state agencies, integrated into the State EM Plan to...

AG DAMAGE ASSESSMENT FORM: Damage Assessment and Economic Loss Estimation for Agricultural Commodities, Materials, Structures, and Machinery Following Weather and Other Disastrous Events

Friday, January 20, 2012 at 2:00 pm EST

-- A USDA NIFA Special Needs funded project -- WEBINAR – FREE on-line training – please share this announcement with co-workers and networks within your state When disasters cause damage to animals, crops, farm structures/facilities, stored materials, and...

Organic Seed Growers Conference: Selected Live Broadcasts

Friday, January 20, 2012 at 12:00 pm EST

eOrganic brings you selected live broadcasts from the Organic Seed Growers Conference in Port Townsend, WA. This conference brings together hundreds of farmers, seed production and distribution companies, researchers, plant breeders, pathologists, and university extension in...

The Health Benefits of Blueberries

Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 9:00 pm EST - Presented by Heli Roy

Did you know eating blueberries can help improve your vision, make blood flow through your vessels easier and lower your cholesterol? Well, blueberries can do this plus a whole lot more! In this presentation, Dr. Heli Roy of the LSU AgCenter explains how eating blueberries...

Teaching Financial Literacy Through Immersive Role Play: A Visit to the Isle of Financial Capability

Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at 4:00 pm EST

Join us for a group tour of the University of Idaho's experiential learning simulation that teaches basic personal finance skills. Log in and meet up at the entrance to the simulation http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/University%20Idaho%20CALS/152/32/22 You will need a...

Ecological Farm Design for Pest Management In Organic Vegetable Production: Successes and Challenges on Two Farms Webinar

Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at 5:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on Ecological Farm Design for Pest Management In Organic Vegetable Production: Successes and Challenges on Two Farms, by Helen Atthowe and Doug O'Brien. The webinar is free and open to the public. Advance registration is required. Date:...

Why Eat Organic: Live Broadcast from the Illinois Specialty Crops, Agritourism and Organic Conference

Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 5:00 pm EST - Presented by Jim Riddle

Join eOrganic for Why Eat Organic by Jim Riddle, University of Minnesota. This is a live broadcast from the 2012 Illinois Specialty Crops , Agritourism, and Organic Conference. The broadcast is free and open to the public. Advance registration is required. Register now at...

Carolina Organic Commodities and Livestock Conference: Selected Live Broadcasts

Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 3:30 pm EST

eOrganic brings you selected live broadcasts of presentations from the Carolina Organic Commodities and Livestock Conference on January 12-13, 2012. The webinar broadcasts below are free and open to the public. Advance registration is required for each of the 3 sessions....

Maps, Apps and Mobile Media Marketing

Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 2:00 pm EST

Today’s customers use smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices to find businesses and points of interest; connect with companies and their friends; and make purchases from any location. This webinar introduces various opportunities for entrepreneurs to use mobile media...

Lameness, Hoof, and Leg Issues in Dairy Cattle

Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Ernest Hovingh

Dr. Hovingh will discuss causes and preventative measures of lameness as well as other hoof and leg issues.

What's new at Learn.extension.org?

Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Beth Raney

Tuesday, January 10, 2012 you will see a new look and features at http://learn.extension.org This site for professional development for all of Cooperative Extension has grown over the years, and with the growth, a need for more engagement and opportunity for learning to take...

Social Media & Mobile Technology for Ag Businesses Webinar Series

Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at 10:00 am EST - Presented by Sarah Cornelisse

How many times each day do you see requests to “Like Us on Facebook,” “Follow Us on Twitter,” or “Check In on foursquare?” Have you ever searched for a business on Google and found a map to the location? Do you or someone you know use a smart phone to find information about...

Institutional Team Web Conference - January 2012

Tuesday, January 10, 2012 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Beth Raney, Dan Cotton, Henrietta Ritchie-Holbrook, Terry Meisenbach, Craig Wood

Meeting of all members of state eXtension Institutional Teams. Please join us! 1. eXtension in 2012 2. State and Local Value Enhancement Plan a. Stakeholder survey 3. Updates/changes to LEARN 4. eXtension.org redesign 5. Call for new CoPs 6. Around the country. 7....

Where in Cooperative Extension can I find X?: Google Custom Search

Wednesday, January 4, 2012 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Kevin Gamble

This service allows you to search the resources provided by your Cooperative Extension Service using a Google Custom Search Engine that includes most of the Cooperative Extension web sites provided by your Land-Grant institutions: http://search.extension.org You can add this...

Question Wrangler Monthly Meetup - December 2011

Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Beth Raney

An opportunity for state Question Wranglers who help with questions submitted via Ask an Expert by the public at www.extension.org, to get familiar with your role, the tools available to make it easier, and share experiences & tips. (for eXtension Question Wranglers)...