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Three Tools for Engaging Latino Youth Populations and Places

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Fe Moncloa

Changing demographics in the U.S. required county agents to develop skills and tools that allow them to engage with diverse audiences and respond to community needs. Drawing from examples in three California counties (Merced, Riverside and Santa Clara) in this workshop,...

Working Out Loud: Building Networks for Resilience

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 11:00 am EST

This is a free professional development webinar hosted by the MFLN Family Transitions and MFLN Network Literacy concentration areas.This webinar is part of the "Building Networks for Resilience" learning experience. The “Building Networks for Resilience” learning...

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

Thursday, February 22, 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....

The National Extension Web-mapping Tool (NEWT)

Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Shane Bradt, John McGee

The University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension, Virginia Cooperative Extension, and the Virginia Tech Center for Geospatial Information Technology collaborated through an eXtension Innovation grant to create the National Extension Web-mapping Tool (NEWT). The goal of...

Lunch and Learn: The Role of Insects and Diseases in Aspen Biology

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Utah State University presents their Learn at Lunch Webinar Series: In part due to its vegetative strategy, western aspen is host to a large number of insects and diseases. However, only a few are agents of significant impact that can cause or warn of substantial changes in...

The Role of Insects and Diseases in Aspen Biology

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

USU Forestry Extension presents this Learn at Lunch Webinar:In part due to its vegetative strategy, western aspen is host to a large number of insects and diseases. However, only a few are agents of significant impact that can cause or warn of substantial changes in the...

Establishing and Maintaining School Gardens

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 1:00 pm EST

School gardens have been spreading widely during the last few years and offer an amazing opportunity for outdoor educational experiences as well as indoor lessons and activities that compliment nearly any subject area. Beginning new school gardens can be a daunting task,...

Looking Back To Look Forward: Reflections On 10 Years In The Niche Meat Processing Sector

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

What has happened in the world of niche meats and processing over the last decade? What does the future look like? Leaders in the niche meat sector share their thoughts in this panel discussion.

Organic Seed Growers Conference 2018 Live Broadcast

Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 9:00 am EST

eOrganic is broadcasting live from the 2018 Organic Seed Growers Conference, organized by the Organic Seed Alliance. Registering just once allows you to attend the Feb. 14 Seed Economics Intensive and the workshops below on Feb. 16 and 17. Please note that there are long...

Making Sense of Treatment Technology Options for Livestock Farms

Friday, February 16, 2018 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Dana Kirk, Richard Koelsch

Have you ever wondered whether manure should be treated on your livestock operation? What technology will work best in your situation? This webinar will provide an overview of primary treatment technologies for animal manure and their capabilities/limitations/costs....

Mid-Atlantic Composting and Compost Use Webinar Series: Webinar 9 – Regulations

Friday, February 16, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Please join us for the ninth webinar in our Composting and Compost Use series. In this webinar, a panel of presenters will explain the general purpose of composting regulations, provide some specific examples of the rationale behind state regulations, and engage in a...

Organic Seed Growers Conference 2018 Live Broadcast

Friday, February 16, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

eOrganic is broadcasting live from the 2018 Organic Seed Growers Conference, organized by the Organic Seed Alliance. Registering just once allows you to attend the Feb. 14 Seed Economics Intensive and the workshops below on Feb. 16 and 17. Please note that there are long...

Agricultural Solar Electric Investment Analysis Webinar (Part 5 of 6)

Thursday, February 15, 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....

Fiscal Stress after the Great Recession: A Study of Rural Counties in the U.S.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST - Presented by John Leatherman

The Great Recession of 2008-2009 had a profound impact on county finances, possibly fundamentally altering state-county fiscal relations. The relationship is driven by weak revenue growth at the state and local levels, coupled with political efforts to restrain fiscal...

Divorce and Farming Webinar- MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

Given that nearly half of all U.S. marriages end in divorce, farmers need to be prepared to weather the storm and protect their property and assets. Listen to hear about the legal parameters of property ownership and divorce in Maryland and what strategies can be used to keep...