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New Opportunities for Extension Professionals: How to Maximize Your eXtension Resources

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Christine Geith

The NEW eXtension has a new focus on expanding your opportunities to innovate, advance your professional growth, and increase your impact in your local work. Join eXtension CEO Chris Geith in this 30 minute session as she presents to you eXtension's new vision and...

Using Social Media to Deliver Extension

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Alison Van Eenennaam

The use of social media in public engagement and extension is a relatively new phenomenon, and many scientists are cautious about using it professionally. Dr. Alison Van Eenennaam will join us on December 15th to discuss the prevalence of social media in extension work,...

eXtension Tool/Service Discussion with Communities

Monday, November 23, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Sandra Conn, Ashley Griffin

Join us for a discussion of technology tools for our shared future. The meeting will focus on a discussion of the findings of our recent community tools and services survey, led by eXtension CEO Christine Geith. The purpose of the discussion is for us to learn more about...

#AgChat topic: Ag Extension & Other Public Ag Programs

Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 8:00 pm EDT - Presented by john blue

#AgChat is a weekly chat on Twitter on food and agriculture topics. On August 11, 8-10 pm ET, the chat topic will be on Ag Extension & Other Public Ag Programs.The chat will be moderated by John Blue (@TruffleMedia ). He is looking for resources and links to share in...

Extension & The Maker Movement

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Paul Hill, Dave Francis

We are at the beginning of the largest explosion of creativity and innovation the world has ever seen. The nature of making things is changing. Technology has begun to make creating easy enough that everyone can make. Easier access to knowledge, capital and markets is...

Extension Health Research in Michigan

Monday, April 20, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Cathy Newkirk, Linda Cronk, Holly Tiret, Cheryl Peters

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine’s footprint spans the state of Michigan. Clinical practice, research and undergraduate and graduate medical education takes place across six campuses through affiliations with local hospitals, physicians, and other health...

Innovative Approaches to Extension in Organic and Sustainable Agriculture

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a webinar on innovative approaches to Extension in organic and sustainable agriculture. The webinar will take place on April 7, 2015 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific Time). The webinar is free and open to the public, and advance...

Balancing Competing Commitments

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Margaret Viebrock

Join Margaret Viebrock of Washington State University Extension as she shares ways to balance your busy farm life schedule. Learn how to conquer the clutter in your life and then get rid of your biggest time wasters.It may sound easy, but without a plan, it never happens. ...

How am I doing: Improving your Extension program by evaluating it with feedback and follow-up

Monday, November 4, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Anusuya Rangarajan, Seth Wilner

Join eOrganic for a webinar on how to use evaluation data to develop your program, improve it during delivery, and assess outcomes and impacts afterwards. The webinar will be presented by Seth Wilner of the University of New Hampshire, and Anu Rangarajan of Cornell University....

Out in the Sun: How to Plan and Put on an Engaging, Informative and Successful Field Day

Monday, October 21, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a webinar on how to put on a successful field day by Charlie White of Penn State Extension and Molly Hamilton of North Carolina State University. The webinar will take place on Monday, Cctober 21, 2013 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM...

Be My Friend: Utilizing Social Media such as Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest to Engage and Interact with your Audience

Monday, October 7, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a webinar on using social media for farmer and other audiences by Debbie Roos of North Carolina State University. Extension. It's at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific Time). The webinar is free and open to the public. Advance...

Mastitis Management on Your Organic Dairy

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

Mastitis, the medical term for inflammation of the udder, is the number one disease problem in dairy cattle throughout the world. In this webinar, veterinarian Guy Jodarski will talk about the "mastitis triangle" (people, environment, and equipment) as possible...

Effective Presentations: How to Develop and Deliver a Farmer-Friendly Talk

Monday, September 9, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Seth Wilner

PowerPoint and lecture presentations for complex issues such as farm management, IPM, decision making, and other such topics are ineffective educational tools. They seldom result in behavior changes or the adoption of new practices. Why do most farmer educators use lecture...

Answering "Ask an Expert" Questions and Configuring Your Settings

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by John Dorner

"Ask an Expert" was updated in December, 2012. If you haven't updated your preferences or answered a question since then join this session and we'll go through the process. When you leave, you'll have your preferences set and know how to answer or reassign questions....

Answering "Ask an Expert" Questions and Configuring Your Settings

Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 9:00 am EST - Presented by John Dorner

"Ask an Expert" was updated in December, 2012. If you haven't updated your preferences or answered a question since then join this session and we'll go through the process. When you leave, you'll have your preferences set and know how to answer or reassign questions....