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Get the Most Out of eXtension Healthy Food Choices in Schools Resources

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Katherine Baildon

The Healthy Food Choices in Schools resource area at eXtension.org is a one-stop source for eating behavior insights, interventions and practical steps for food service providers, policy makers, health professionals and parents to promote healthy food choices in school food...

What is Urban Agriculture Webinar- MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

Interest is high in urban agriculture, with many entrepreneurs, municipalities, non-profits, and businesses launching urban agriculture ventures. By participating in this webinar you will learn about different definitions of urban agriculture, see examples of commercial urban...

Rebalancing Work and Life: Be the Model

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 11:00 am EST

To receive a CEU credit OR certificate of completion, please complete the evaluation survey found at: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cSfGvfnDRjbMxr7This workshop provides you with a framework for identifying and rebalancing your work and life priorities. For...

POTENTIAL RURAL IMPACTS OF PENSION REDUCTIONS

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

This study explores the exposure of rural communities to the rising risk of public and private pension fund insolvency. As rural communities continue to grey, America’s heartlands will increasingly rely on pension incomes to drive their economies. The statuses of private,...

Plant-based Eating: Enhancing Health Benefits, Minimizing Nutritional Risks

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 11:00 am EST

To obtain your CPEU Certificate please complete the qualtrics evaluation at:https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_dmAm04n725ZtJ2JWe have all heard about the benefits of consuming a plant-based diet. Are there any disadvantages? Tune into this webinar hosted by the MFLN...

Mid-Atlantic Composting and Compost Use Webinar Series: Webinar 8 – Health and Safety

Friday, January 19, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Please join us for the eighth webinar in our Composting and Compost Use series. In this webinar, the presenter will identify and describe the risk of potential health and safety issues for compost operators, and explain how risks can be reduced. Watch Recording ...

Agricultural Solar Electric Investment Analysis Webinar (Part 1 of 6)

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 7:00 pm EST - Presented by Eric Romich, F. John Hay, Charles Gould

Photovoltaic panels are an increasingly common sight on urban rooftops and rural properties across the U.S. The declining cost of equipment and installation makes installing a behind-the-electric-meter (net metered) solar electric system enticing for many farmers. Evaluating...

The Art of Negotiating: Getting What You Need

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

A two-session workshop seriesLocation: OnlineDates: January 18 & 25, 2-3 pm Eastern TimeCost: $35 for the series.Negotiation is an essential business strategy –whether you are negotiating a land rental contract, an employee’s salary or want to clarify a delivery...

The Impact Collaborative and Food Systems

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 12:30 pm EST - Presented by Terry Meisenbach, Melanie Weir

Interested participating in the Impact Collaborative 2018? Designathon One events begin in late January and are in 10 regions, one near you. Applications* are open for all subjects, including Food Systems. This webinar explains the Impact Collaborative Innovation Process and...

Green Stormwater Infrastructure Use to Control Combined Sewer Overflows

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Utah State University Learn at Lunch Webinar:Combined sewer overflows (CSOs) are a primary cause of environmental degradation in the nearshore environments of Puget Sound in Washington State. The use of green stormwater infrastructure (GSI) techniques to reduce or eliminate...

The Blended Retirement System Launch: Questions & Answers

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 11:00 am EST

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network.The new Blended Retirement System goes into effect on January 1, 2018. Speaker Andy Corso will discuss Blended Retirement basics, including identifying the...

Supporting Local Food Councils: A New Professional Development Course

Monday, January 15, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

Extension professionals and other community development specialists are often asked to engage in local food systems work. Fulfilling this request can be a challenge, especially for staff who are unfamiliar with local food systems programming and/or do not regularly...

Communicating About Risks - More Than Just Information

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Wondering why people don’t respond the way you want them to when it comes to information about flooding, climate change, and other risks? Communicating about risks isn’t as simple as providing more information. People respond to that information based on lots of different...

Farm Financial Statements Webinar- Midatlantic Women in Agriculture

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

1/10/18: Farm Financial StatementsThis is a great time of year to create or update your farm financial statements. These include your balance sheet, income statement and cash flow. This webinar will review these statements and provide tips on how to use them to evaluate your...

Online Learning: A Valuable Outreach & Education Tool

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 4:00 pm EST

The City of Plano’s online learning module, “Water, Water Everywhere: A Guide to Sprinkler Repair,” is a unique tool that empowers residents to manage their outdoor water use. Interactive and engaging, it is accessible anytime, anywhere, and its reach has expanded far...