Sessions Tagged With 'beginning farmers'

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Getting started with USDA organic certification

Monday, March 9, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT - Presented by Vicki Morrone

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with USDA organic certificationVicki Morrone, Organic farming specialist, Center for Regional food Systems at MSU Monday, March 9, 2015,...

Getting started with sheep and goat management

Monday, March 2, 2015 at 7:00 pm EST

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with sheep and goat managementMike Metzger, MSU Extension Monday, March 2, 2015, 7-9pm Small ruminants, including sheep and goats, can...

Getting started with farm food safety

Monday, February 23, 2015 at 7:00 pm EST - Presented by Phillip Tocco

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with food safety on your farmPhil Tocco, MSU Extension Monday, February 23, 2015, 7-9pm Food safety begins on the farm,...

Getting started with value-added agriculture

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 7:00 pm EST

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with opportunities in value-added agricultureBrenda Reau, Sr. Associate Director, MSU Product Center Food-Ag-Bio Wednesday, February 18, 2015,...

Getting started with beekeeping for pollination and honey

Friday, February 13, 2015 at 7:00 pm EST

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with beekeeping for pollination and honeyBen Phillips, MSU Extension Friday, February 13, 2015, 7-9pm Participants will learn about the...

Getting started with manure storage and mortality management on small farms

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 7:00 pm EST

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with manure storage, handling and mortality management on small farmsShelby Burlew, MSU Extension Wednesday, February 11, 2015, 7-9pm (all...

Getting started with Integrated Pest Management

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 7:00 pm EST

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with integrated pest management and available resourcesErin Lizotte, MSU Extension Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 7-9pm In this session, you...

Getting started with cover crops in organic vegetable rotations

Monday, February 2, 2015 at 7:00 pm EST

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with cover crops in organic vegetable crop rotations, Jeremy Moghtader, Denae Friedheim, MSU Organic Farmer Training Program Monday,...

Getting started with small grain production

Monday, January 26, 2015 at 7:00 pm EST - Presented by James Isleib

This program is part of a 20-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2015 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Getting started with small grain production Jim Isleib, MSU Extension Monday, January 26, 2015, 7-9pm (‘eastern time’) This session will...

Farm Financial Planning "Give Yourself a Financial Check-Up"

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 10:00 am EST - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This webinar will discuss 20 ways that people can assess their personal financial progress and identify areas of their financial life that need improvement. Topics covered include financial quizzes, financial goal-setting, income and expense statements, net worth, debt...

Getting started with vegetable plasticulture

Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 7:00 pm EDT - Presented by Ron Goldy

This two-hour Adobe Connect webinar is part of the ongoing “2014 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series.” MSU Extension educator Ron Goldy will present information on using plasticulture for vegetable production. Plasticulture involves the use of plastic mulch and drip...

Getting started with selling to restaurants - Webinar

Monday, January 27, 2014 at 7:00 pm EST

Many farmers see selling to restaurants as a next step to selling at the farmers market. Selling to restaurants can be very different from selling direct to consumers. With demand for local food continually increasing, the goal of this program is to help you consider the...

Connecting Beginning Farmers to New Markets: Start-up Advice & Resources for Gaining Access to Farmers Markets

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 3:00 pm EST

The Virginia Beginning Farmer and Rancher Coalition Program presents a webinar panel presentation, "Connecting Beginning Farmers to New Markets: Start-up Advice & Resources for Gaining Access to Farmers Markets" Panel...

NeVC: Using New Ways to Instruct and Inform Beginning Farmers

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Erica Frenay, Stephen Hadcock

Using New Ways to Instruct and Inform Beginning Farmers--Throughout New York State there has been an increase in interest and desire to start farming by individuals that have little or no farm expertise. To provide learning opportunities for those interested in farming, an...