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Practical Conservation Tillage for Western Region Organic Cropping Systems: Organic Farming and Soil Health in the Western U.S, Webinar Series #3

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 2:00 pm EST

Please join the Organic Farming Research Foundation and eOrganic for a series of eight free webinar trainings on organic farming and soil health in the Western U.S. The webinar trainings will target agricultural professionals including Extension personnel, other agency ...

Youth Financial Management, Literacy, and Physical Activity with StoryWalk®

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 12:30 pm EST

StoryWalk® is an activity that provides an opportunity for families to read story books together and build literacy skills while enjoying physical activity. Learn how to put together story boards focusing on financial management to help children build money skills,...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: What to grow in an urban market farm

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at 12:00 pm EST

1/23/19: What to grow in an urban market gardenGrowing for market in a small urban garden or farm offers both challenges and opportunities. This webinar will talk about the kinds of specialty crops that are particularly suited to growing in an urban market garden for direct...

Separation Technologies for Capturing Nutrients from Manure

Friday, January 18, 2019 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Joe Harrison, Jeff Porter

Exporting phosphorus and possibly nitrogen from larger livestock operations as well as regions of large livestock populations is often essential for protecting water quality. Solids (and nutrient) separation technologies are an option for concentrating nutrients for ...

Getting started with the physical labor of farming

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 7:00 pm EST

Ned Stoller of Easterseals Michigan AgrAbility discusses the physical workload of starting a farm...hours per day, days per year, lifting, bending, crawling, carrying, digging, reaching, etc. This is a realistic look at the effort you will face for various farm...

Leading Successful Professional Development Workshops for Lunchroom Staff

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm EST

Join Erin Sharp, MS, MAT, Curriculum Designer for the Smarter Lunchrooms National Office, as she shares tips for designing, preparing for, and delivering effective professional development workshops for lunchroom staff. She will also review information on the USDA’s...

Hail Can Happen! Insurance Options for Organic Farms

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic and the Organic Farming Research Foundation for a webinar about insurance options for organic farm, which takes place on February 6, 2019 at 11AM Pacific Time (12PM Mountain, 1PM Central, 2PM Eastern Time). The webinar is free and open to the public, and...

Readying Your University to Open Data Compliance Webinar

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Anne Adrian

In this webinar, we will describe definitions of open access and open data, benefits that open data can bring, and why funders are requiring data sharing and data management plans. Also Utah State representatives will describe their policy and guidance to help faculty comply...

Understanding the Nation’s Water Resource Challenges: Results from NASEM’s Future Water Priorities Report

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 3:00 pm EST

Tune in to January’s edition of The Current and hear from Ken Bradbury, Wisconsin State Geologist and Director of the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey, as he discusses the newly released National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM) report on...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Farm Bill Update

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 12:00 pm EST

1/9/19: Farm Bill UpdateHoward Leathers will bring us up to date on the current status of the 2018 farm bill. If a bill is passed by this date, he will review the major provisions.Registration: https://2019wednesdaywebinars.eventbrite.comFor upcoming and archived webinars...

Bringing presence to community: A positive psychology short course (part 1)

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 11:30 am EST - Presented by Lori Rothstein, Denise Stromme, Jane Haskell

This course is a learning opportunity to strengthen your resilience and wellbeing. It’s just the pick-me-up you need to get through the cold January weather. Discover ways to cultivate positive emotions, increase your engagement at work and in your community and foster...

Webinar: Using an LLC to Strengthen Your Farm Operation

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

12/19/18: Using an LLC to Strengthen Your Farm OperationLimited Liability Companies (LLCs) are a popular form of business entity or organization. There are a number of ways an LLC can be used to strengthen a farming operation, including but not limited to, limiting...

Breeding Multi-use Naked Barley for Organic Systems

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar about naked (or hull-less) barley by Brigid Meints of Oregon State University. The webinar will take place on December 18th at 11AM Pacific Time (12PM Mountain, 1PM Central, 2PM Eastern Time). It's free and open to the public, and advance...

Weed Management in the Garden & Landscape: Understanding Herbicides

Monday, December 17, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Kaci Buhl

This webinar is part of the 2018 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension.Master Gardeners receive many questions about herbicide use in gardens and landscapes that can be tricky to answer. Join Kaci Buhl (OSU...