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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...

Poultry Integrated Pest Management for flies, birds and rodents

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Michael Darre

A good biosecurity program requires control of flies, birds and rodents. Dr. Mike Darre from University of Connecticut will discuss Integrated Pest Management to control these common pests.There was question in the webinar with regards to Fly Terminator Pro. It is made by...

Supporting Knowledge of Parenting & Child Development in Extension

Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 10:00 am EST - Presented by Anne Clarkson

"Supporting Knowledge of Parenting & Child Development in Extension" features Pattie Carroll, Anne Clarkson, and Maggie Kerr, three University of Wisconsin - Extension colleagues. They will discuss how information about parenting and child development helps...

Find Support for Your Community by Joining the Food Systems Impact Collaborative - Part 1

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Melanie Weir

Join us to learn how to support your Community with Food Systems programs and projects, through the Impact Collaborative. Are you looking to: Create and launch a new idea? Innovate or add creativity to a current project or program? Network with other and find inspirational...

Next Generation Strategies for Managing Edge of Field Nutrient Losses

Friday, December 15, 2017 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Matt Helmers

Nutrient loading and hypoxia are not just a coastal state issues. This webinar will discuss what is being done in the Mississippi River basin and Chesapeake Bay areas to meet load reduction goals. Presenters will introduce strategies and best management practices (BMPs) to...

Mid-Atlantic Composting and Compost Use Webinar Series: Webinar 7 – Composting Management: Odor

Friday, December 15, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

Please join us for the seventh webinar in our Composting and Compost Use series. In this webinar, the presenter will explain how odor is detrimental to the functioning of a composting facility and what steps should be taken to prevent odor problems. There is no charge for...

Basics of the National Flood Insurance Program

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

The National Flood Insurance Program aims to reduce the impact of flooding on private and public structures. It does so by providing affordable insurance to property owners and by encouraging communities to adopt and enforce floodplain management regulations. This webinar will...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar- What is Annie's Project

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm EST

12/13/17: What is Annie's ProjectAnnie's Project is a national program that has gained momentum by connecting women in agriculture. The program teaches farm management, provides local resources and encourages networking. It also qualifies for USDA FSA Borrower Training. The...

Many Needs, One Source: Navigating Military OneSource for Caregiver Support

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 11:00 am EST

Webinar DescriptionThe Department of Defense provides a continuum of support through programs that enable service members, their families and survivors to thrive. One of those programs is Military OneSource – a 24/7 call center and website that provides information,...

Communicating With Farmers Under Stress

Monday, December 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm EST

Farmers and those within the agricultural industry have a tendency to be eternal optimists, but with all of the variability in agriculture, there are times when they can become overwhelmed and stressed more than usual.The North Central Region- Rural Support Network Team has...

Would you choose an alternative landscape? Understanding the effects of visual appeal and maintenance requirements

Friday, December 8, 2017 at 1:00 pm EST

Presenter: Hayk KhachatryanIt is well documented that in the past several decades, urban sprawl in the U.S. has substantially increased the area of extensively landscaped residential areas. Previous research showed that Florida homeowners consider well-maintained urban...

Beyond the Shape Sorter: Playful Interactions that Promote Strong Academic and Social-Emotional Skills

Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 11:00 am EST

The evaluation and post-test can be found at this link: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3TPlSvhXP8YBZINA primary way children learn is through their interactions with toys and materials found in their environment. At times, however, children can get “stuck” in a...

Protective Factors in Extension: Social Connections

Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 10:00 am EST - Presented by Stephen Small, Anne Clarkson

"Protective Factors in Extension: Social Connections" features Susan Allen, Brook Berg, and Steve Small, three University of Wisconsin - Extension colleagues. They will discuss the role of constructive and supportive social connections in helping to buffer parents...