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Evaluating Outreach Programs: The Current 35 - North Central Region Water Network

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Whether you’re leading outreach and leadership programs or technological programming and support, evaluation is key to understanding impact and cultivating improvement. This month’s The Current webinar reviewed successful mixed methods evaluation techniques that integrate...

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....

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....

Agricultural Solar Electric Investment Analysis Webinar (Part 4 of 6)

Thursday, February 8, 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....

Agricultural Solar Electric Investment Analysis Webinar (Part 3 of 6)

Thursday, February 1, 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....

Agricultural Solar Electric Investment Analysis Webinar (Part 2 of 6)

Thursday, January 25, 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....

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...

Conservation Practice Tracking for the Mississippi River Basin

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 3:00 pm EST

This was the November edition of North Central Region Water Network's Current Webinar series. This webinar gave an overview of conservation and water quality tracking across the Mississippi and Atchafalaya River Basin (MARB). Discussion focused on the overall need for tracking...

Understanding the GMO Debate

Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Jeremiah Vardiman

NOTE: The date/time listed above will be the first Zoom meeting of the new 6-week online course offered by Wyoming Extension, "Understanding the GMO Debate." Registration is currently open, and seats are limited. Participants will gain access to course materials on...

A Tool for Prioritizing Climate-Smart Agriculture Investments

Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 9:30 am EDT

Event page: https://agrilinks.org/events/tool-prioritizing-climate-smart-agriculture-investments?utm_campaign=BF...Climate-smart agriculture is on the agenda of many development practitioners in the agriculture/food security community, but it is often misunderstood....

Climate Resources for Extension

Friday, April 22, 2016 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Tyler Williams, Peter Tomlinson, Lesley Lubenow, Jerry Clark

This webinar is designed to assist Agriculture and Natural Resource (ANR) Extension agents deliver science –based programs related to climate change. Based on the team’s survey of North Central Region ANR agents, the team identified the need for printed materials, videos,...

North Central Region Water Network: The Current 16: Innovations in Nutrient Management

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 3:00 pm EST

Presented by the North Central Region Water Network: Jeffrey Jacquet, Sociology and Rural Studies, South Dakota State University,The Pathways for Information Transfer Among Manure Nutrient Management Professionals Mary Wicks, Food, Agricultural and Biological Engineering,...

Communicating Science Amidst Controversy

Friday, December 18, 2015 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Martha Monroe, Crystal Powers, Paul Vincelli

Controversial topics abound in agriculture from GMO’s (genetically modified organisms) to climate change. Communicating scientifically-credible information to help farm managers plan for the future or make short-term decisions can be challenging when intertwined with...

Unmanned Aircraft in Agriculture: Mapping and “Proof of Concept"

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 3:00 pm EST

This is the fourth in a year-long series of webinars; the topic of this hour-long webinar is Unmanned Aircraft in Agriculture: Mapping and “Proof of Concept”. Mike Tully will discuss the importance of the fundamentals of aerial mapping. With the availability and ease of...

Big Data and Agriculture

Monday, September 21, 2015 at 2:30 pm EDT

Please join us for a seminar with Dr. Sonny Ramaswamy, the Director, National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) on Monday, September 21st at 2:30 p.m. held concurrently via Adobe Connect and in 101 Agricultural Sciences and Industries Building (ASI), University Park...