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A Personal Perspective on Animal Assisted Therapy Or...On the Other End of the Leash

Monday, November 28, 2011 at 8:00 pm EST - Presented by Debra Sellers

Live in the Second Life virtual world: November is National Family Caregivers Month! Pets are often an important member of families, and the intentional use of canines can help those who need care achieve their potential and improve quality of life. Dr. Debra Sellers, Kansas...

Question Wrangler Monthly Meetup - November 2011

Tuesday, November 22, 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)...

ANREP Climate Science Initiative - Part 2

Monday, November 21, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Eric Norland, Michael Crimmins, Christopher Jones

The second planning meeting for the launch of the ANREP Climate Science Initiative. This is open to all Natural Resource Extension Professionals across the country and will be hosted by the Climate, Forests and Woodlands Community of Practice. To join this event, please...

Rescheduled for Jan 4

Monday, November 21, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Kevin Gamble

The session, "Where in the Cooperative Extension System can I find X?: Google Custom Search Engine" has been rescheduled for January 4, 2011. See http://www.extension.org/learn/event/374. ------------------------------------------- Using http://search.extension.org...

Economics of Using and Transporting Manure

Friday, November 18, 2011 at 1:30 pm EST

Transporting manure nutrients out of and using manure in vulnerable watersheds, such as the Chesapeake Bay and the Illinois River basin, has become an issue receiving increased national attention. Researchers have studied sustainable use of manure in these watersheds and...

expired Creating Online Forms/Surveys with Google Docs

Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by John Dorner

Google Docs makes it very easy to create online forms and surveys. The data goes directly into a spreadsheet and a summary is automatically created. Come learn how to create a forms and surveys using Google Docs! This session will be presented via Elluminate Live!

How to Use Double Haploids to Improve Winter Wheat

Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Melanie Caffe-Treml, William Berzonsky

During this webinar, Drs. Bill Berzonsky and Melanie Caffe at South Dakota State University will describe how to generate double haploids in wheat and demonstrate the use of the technique in the South Dakota State University winter wheat breeding program.

ANREP Climate Science Initiative - Part I

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Eric Norland, Michael Crimmins, Christopher Jones

Initial planning meeting for the launch of the ANREP Climate Science Initiative. This is open to Natural Resource Extension Professionals across the country and will be hosted by the Climate, Forests, and Woodlands Community of Practice. To join this event, please enter as...

Is It Time to Retire From Driving?

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 12:00 pm EST - Presented by Jill Frost-Steward

Older drivers who experience serious declines in vision, cognition, or physical abilities may need to stop driving. This session will discuss why retiring from driving is difficult for older adults and how family members can assist in making the transition easier.

Starting Up Small-Scale Organic Hops Production

Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic and Michigan SARE for a webinar by Rob Sirrine of Michigan State University and Brian Tennis of the Michigan Hop Alliance on November 15, 2011 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific Time). The webinar is free and open to the public....

Getting the most out of Google Calendar

Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by John Dorner

Learn how to use Google Calendar as your life's calendar. Create multiple calendars to organize your time and resources. Share calendars with the people you want to share with. If you have a personal Google account, learn how to separate your work calendar from your personal...

ITChatter: Mobile Device Security

Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 12:00 pm EST - Presented by Vince Verbeke

Penn State's Ag IT team hosts lunch conversations about different technologies and their uses, called the ITChatter series. This month's session will be looking at Mobile Device Security. Are our smartphones too 'smart'? Vince Verbeke, Support Specialist with the college will...

For Youth, For Life CoP

Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 12:00 pm EST - Presented by John A. (Tony) Cook, Jerri Caldwell Hammonds

All eXtension users interested in eXtension youth content are invited to join the For Youth, For Life Community of Practice for updates and a work session on current activities.

Aquaculture Virtual Workshop: Day 4 Aquatic Health

Friday, November 11, 2011 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Michael Masser, Andy Goodwin, Allen Pattillo

Today's session will cover the major issue that effect the health of fish and other organisms in a culture setting. 2:00 – 2:20 Water Quality – Allen Pattillo, Iowa State University 2:20 – 2:40 Aquatic Weed Management – Michall Masser, Texas Agrilife Extension Service,...

Proposed Changes to Child Ag Labor Regulations

Friday, November 11, 2011 at 9:00 am EST - Presented by Stan Moore, Claire Layman

The Federal Department of Labor’s regulations governing young farm workers are less stringent than those governing youth working in non-agricultural jobs. Young hired farm workers are permitted by Federal regulations to operate equipment and machinery that their counterparts...