Sessions Tagged With 'climate change'

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Missouri River Basin Spring Flood Outlook

Monday, February 24, 2020 at 2:00 pm EST

With record water levels in 2019, and spring right around the corner, flooding is top of mind for many. Join us for our upcoming webinar where we'll hear from Kevin Low, Service Coordination Hydrologist with NOAA National Weather Service, Missouri Basin River Forecast Center....

What can a leaf bud tell us about environmental change? Citizen Science, Master Gardeners and Nature's Notebook

Friday, November 8, 2019 at 1:00 pm EST

This webinar is part of the 2019 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension. Thousands of volunteer observers across the country are contributing to an important effort to better understand phenology - the timing of...

Recent Research Efforts to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Friday, June 21, 2019 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Mindy Spiehs

This webinar will discuss research projects focused on reducing greenhouse gases, odorous volatile organic compounds (VOCs), ammonia, and hydrogen sulfide. Mindy Spiehs will provide insight on anabolic steroid and ionophore usage in beef cattle production, and Baitong Chen...

Meeting Weather Challenges in the Western U.S.: Organic Practices to Mitigate and Prepare for Climate Change

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

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 ...

Community and Land Use Impacts from Climate Change

Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

A panel of speakers from 3 different states (Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin) will discuss how communities' land use decisions can impact and respond to a changing climate. They will share examples from various communities and may touch on agriculture and food,...

Water-related Impacts from Climate Change: Tools and Resources for Extension Professionals

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 4:00 pm EDT

ESP Public Issues Webinar Series: Water in the 21st Century Water-related Impacts from Climate Change: Tools and Resources for Extension Professionals Paul Lachapelle, Associate Professor and Extension Community Development Specialist, Montana State University ...

Planning for Climate Resiliency

Friday, January 20, 2017 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Crystal Powers, David Schmidt, Jennifer Pronto

Resiliency to weather risk is, on one hand, a topic that farmers and ranchers are already familiar with, but now climate change is adding new uncertainties that make it difficult to know the best practices for the future. Scenario planning is a method of risk assessment...

Climate Change and its Effects on Animal Agriculture

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Michael Westendorf, Carey Williams

Participate in this webinar to understand the current and potential effects that climate change will have on livestock farmers across the country. The emphasis of this webinar will be placed on dairy, beef, small ruminants, and horses and the impacts that extreme heat,...

A Tool for Prioritizing Climate-Smart Agriculture Investments

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

Event page: agriculture is on the agenda of many development practitioners in the agriculture/food security community, but it is often misunderstood....

Climate change and eastern larch beetle is a bad mix for tamarack in Minnesota

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Eli Sagor

Webinar: Climate change and eastern larch beetle is a bad mix for tamarack in MinnesotaThe eastern larch beetle is found throughout North American tamarack forests. However, its tree-killing behavior in Minnesota and Wisconsin hasn't followed typical patterns in recent...

Climate Impacts on Water Management in the North Central Region

Monday, March 28, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT

Speakers will be Jonathan Aguilar from Kansas State and Jane Frankenberger from Purdue.Registe at our website at Links to the archived webinars are also available at this website. Webinar #3Climate Impacts on Water Management in theNorth Central...

New Times New Tools: Cultivating Climate Resilience on Your Organic Farm

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 2:00 pm EST

This eOrganic webinar by Laura Lengnick of Cultivating Resilience LLC took place on February 23, 2016

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,...

Getting started with climate change and agriculture: What do Michigan farmers think?

Monday, January 25, 2016 at 7:00 pm EST

This program is part of a 23-webinar Michigan State University Extension 2016 Beginning Farmer Webinar Series. Changes in precipitation patterns, temperature, and extreme events have direct and indirect effects on Michigan’s field crops. Learn how Michigan farmers are...

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...