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Institutional Team Web Conference - August 2012

Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Terry Meisenbach

Meeting of all members of state eXtension Institutional Teams. Please join us! AGENDA: NeXC2012-- **Nominations for Be, Grow, Create Awards **Registration **Institutional Team Scholarships **Support staff Scholarships **Agenda **Institutional Team Roundtable accepted 2. ...

Tips and Tools for Conducting Background Checks

Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Molly Frendo

Navigating the variety of background checks that are available and choosing the right one for your program can be intimidating and confusing. During this session participants will learn how to access and use the various background check options including: ICHAT, FBI...

Make Every Drop Count; Irrigation Management for Landscape Professionals

Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Todd Hurt

The August GCLP Webinar features Russ Prophit, a nationally renown Irrigation Expert and he will present Irrigation Auditing and Management for professionals. Title "Make Every Drop Count" When: Tuesday, Aug. 7th 11 am Where:...

Minimizing Potential Wildfire Damage

Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 11:30 am EDT

With cherry red smoke billowing two feet over his head, John Pfister, Montana State University Extension agent in Musselshell County, was unsure whether the urban interface he had created would hold back the intense wildfire threatening his home. It did. On Thursday, Aug. 2,...

Introduction to Social Networking

Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Molly Frendo

Does social networking intimidate you? If so, this webinar is for you! We will review the basic principles of social networking, mainly using the widely popular website Facebook as a frame of reference. You will learn social networking language, use, how to utilize privacy...

Using the eXtension Content Website

Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Betsy Greene

This is the first of a series of prerecorded video shorts introducing eXtension members and users to the tools available on the eXtension website. Take a tour of the eXtension content website found at www.extension.org. The eXtension Toolbox Project brought to you by Dr....

Searching for Research-based Information at extension.org

Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Betsy Greene

This is the second of a series of prerecorded video shorts introducing eXtension members and users to the tools available on the eXtension website. Learn how to find credible, research-based information from experts in our universities at www.extension.org. The eXtension...

Introduction to eXtension's Internal Resources and Use of the "Create" Content Creation Tool

Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Betsy Greene

This is the third of a series of prerecorded video shorts introducing eXtension members and users to the tools available on the eXtension website. An overview of the internal tools available for eXtension content creators and a tour of how "Create", eXtension's...

Learn How Questions are Submitted Using eXtension's Ask an Expert.

Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Betsy Greene

This is the fourth of a series of prerecorded video shorts introducing eXtension members and users to the tools available on the eXtension website. This demonstration of eXtension's Ask an Expert focuses on how a user submits a question at www.extension.org, what...

Bacterial Canker of Tomato: Identification, Prevention and Management

Monday, July 30, 2012 at 10:00 am EDT

Bacterial canker is a serious disease of tomato that can occur in commercial plantings and home gardens. Recent outbreaks have been documented in various Midwest states e.g., northwest Missouri (2011, 2012) and Ohio (2012). Join us in this webinar featuring presentations by...

Ethanol Update “The Present and Future of Biofuels”

Friday, July 27, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by F. John Hay

PRESENTER: Todd Sneller, Administrator for the Nebraska Ethanol Board While we wait for a renewable transportation fuel made from cellulosic biomass the ethanol industry has built over 200 facilities which look to produce over 14 billion gallons of ethanol in 2012. This...

Informal Learning 3: Building your knowledge library - Sharing what you have learned

Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Stan Skrabut

Here is the third of six sessions on informal learning. During the hour-long free Webinar, learn techniques for building your knowledge library. Learn why you would select on tool over another to capture information important to your lifelong learning. Using the right tools...

The Thrift Savings Plan

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 1:00 pm EDT

CEU approval for MFLN Personal Finance webinars expires 3 years after the live event. CEUs are no longer available for this webinar. For more information and to earn CEUs from more current webinars click here.Paula Gradwell will present the topic of the Thrift Savings Plan...

Informal Learning 3: Building your knowledge library - Sharing what you have learned

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Stan Skrabut

Here is the third of six sessions on informal learning. During the hour-long free Webinar, learn techniques for building your knowledge library. Learn why you would select on tool over another to capture information important to your lifelong learning. Using the right tools...

A National Conversation on the Future of Agricultural Research

Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at 11:00 am EDT

Here is the information from Supporters of Agricultural Research (SOAR) on the webinar scheduled for next week. APLU is a founding member of this newly formed group. World hunger. Food safety. Childhood obesity. Energy. Farming Conditions. These are all pressing issues our...