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Affordable Housing Policies for Essential Service Workers in the Bakken Region

Monday, November 9, 2015 at 11:00 am EST

Advances in hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling in the Bakken region of North Dakota generated numerous jobs attracting people from all over the United States. This rapid influx of people within a relatively short period of time led to dramatic increase in demand...

2015 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Let's Beat the Bug! New Things to Know About Bed Bugs

Friday, November 6, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Nelson D. Wynn, Chris Becker

Dr. Stephen Kells and Amelia Shindelar from the University of Minnesota have created "Let's Beat the Bug" an award winning resource for information on bed bugs. In this webinar Ms. Shindelar will teach you practical tips for preventing bed bug problems. Moderated...

Bioenergy Friday Web Seminar - Solar Leasing

Friday, November 6, 2015 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by F. John Hay

Solar PV with little to no upfront costs. Solar leasing has become common in many States with private companies offering contracts to install solar at a home or business with a contract for the home or business owner to purchase the power. This seminar will introduce...

Climate Change - Resilience and Hope

Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 3:00 pm EST

Molly Woloszyn, Extension Climate Specialist, Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant, University of Illinois Extension will present Resilient Chicago: Climate Planning. The Resilient Chicago initiative from Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant and the Midwestern Regional Climate Center started...

Regional Climate Change Impacts: Hawaii and the Pacific Islands

Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 3:00 pm EST

This webinar is offered on multiple dates. It is part of the Department of Energy (DOE) Minorities in Energy Initiative (MIE), a platform created to increase engagement of minority and tribal communities in the broader energy sector, with a focus on minority-owned businesses...

Legal Issues in Animal Agriculture: Understanding the Recent Idaho Ag Gag Law Ruling

Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Ashley Newhall

A recent federal court ruling in Idaho has brought the debate over so-called “ag gag” laws to a head in many areas of the country. But what does it mean for attorneys, agricultural service professionals, educators and producers? On November 5th at 1 pm EST, the...

The Importance of Good Handling Skills for Dairy Cows

Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 1:00 pm EST

Presenter: Dr. Kathryn Proudfoot, The Ohio State University In this webinar, Dr. Proudfoot will discuss why using appropriate animal handling practices is so important for dairies! She will talk about cow memory and how that can influence fear responses to handlers, as...

Relating! Caring and Culture

Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 11:00 am EST

Centered around a theme of reenergizing and rejuvenating the work environment, this FREE web-based learning opportunity is open to the public and will be similar to a professional conference – no travel involved! Part 2 of the Virtual Learning Event Session will focus on ...

Turkey care and management

Monday, November 2, 2015 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by David Frame

As you are thinking about Thanksgiving, have you thought about raising your own turkeys, or perhaps raising turkeys for sale? Dr. David Frame from Utah State University will be discussing the care and management of turkey flocks.

Foodborne Outbreaks--What You Need to Know

Friday, October 30, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Soohyoun Ahn

Dr. Soohyoun Ahn will discuss recent outbreak trends, how to report a foodborne illness or outbreak, and how to prevent outbreaks. She'll also provide some general food safety information. Dr. Ahn is Assistant Professor in Food Science and Human Nutrition at the University of...

Long-term soil productivity and sustainability of forest harvest residue harvesting

Friday, October 30, 2015 at 1:00 pm EDT

Presenters: Jeff Hatten, Assistant Professor, Oregon State University; Scott Holub, Silviculture Research Scientist, Weyerhaeuser NR Company Hosted by: Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA) Forest harvesting intrinsically removes organic matter and associated ...

Overview of Federal Crowdsourcing and Citizen Science Toolkit

Friday, October 30, 2015 at 1:00 pm EDT

On *October 30th from 1:00-1:30PM EST*, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and the Federal Community of Practice for Crowdsourcing and Citizen Science (CCS) will conduct a public webinar about the newly released Federal Crowdsourcing and Citizen...

VLE4| What's on the Web?: Family Violence Resource Toolkit

Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT

CEU's for this event are no longer available. However, we appreciate your feedback via the EVALUATION available at this link: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_4ZuxCZSfWZlAczHVLE Session 4: This 1.5 hour webinar will offer online resources and mobile applications...

"Snap It, Then App It" Webinar

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT

Learn how to optimize your smart phone & tablet photographs. A general review of digital photography & DSLRs will also be coveredFor more information: http://www.extension.umd.edu/womeninag/webinarsTo register:...

Rethinking! Creating New Strategies to Build Trust and Credibility

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT

Centered around a theme of reenergizing and rejuvenating the work environment, this FREE web-based learning opportunity is open to the public and will be similar to a professional conference – no travel involved! Part 1 of the Virtual Learning Event Session will highlight...