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New Legal Resources to Assist Farmers in Direct Marketing

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Rusty Rumley

Farmers face a wide range of legal and business opportunities and challenges when marketing directly to the end consumer. The purpose of this webinar and the Legal Issues in Direct Marketing guides (a new resource) is to educate farmers about the potential scope of their...

Editorial Calendars Webinar

Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT

There are 365 days in a year but we don’t want to have to work all of them, so having an editorial calendar prepared is important in maintaining content for a 24/7 world while also maintaining our own sanity.For more information:...

Social Emotional Development in the Early Years: Promoting Positive Relationships

Thursday, August 6, 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/jfe/form/SV_bk1PpLx6iS0K8wB The focus of this 1.5 hour webinar will be on the...

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...

“Biofuels, the Renewable Fuels Standard, and Invasive Plants: What's All the Fuss About?”

Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT

Sponsored by the Agricultural and Food Law ConsortiumTopic/Program Description: In June 2013, the Environmental Protection Agency issued a supple­mental final rule associated with the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program. This rule contains a lifecycle greenhouse gas...

Livestock First Aid and Safety

Friday, July 31, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Scott Cotton, Andrea Higdon

Injured animals and animals under stress react differently than they do in normal circumstances. If you don't work with livestock often, you may not completely understand how to keep yourself and animals safe in stressful situations, or how to provide first aid to injured...

Hybrid Teaching: Extension at the Crossroads

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 4:00 pm EDT - Presented by Jeff Hino

What is hybrid teaching, and why should I care? Hybrid (sometimes called blended) teaching can be a game changer for Extension. This approach offers Extension a powerful means to deliver programming using both online and on-site teaching that work together in a cohesive...

Predatory Lending Practices & How to Avoid Them

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

Dr. O'Neill and Marcus Beauregard will present a 90 minute webinar on behalf of the Military Families Learning Network that will focus on the practices and schemes associated with predatory lending, as well as tips for educators and practitioners to share with clients to help...

You Posted What on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter!

Monday, July 27, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT

Join the MSU Extension Children and Youth Institute Capacity Building Work Team at 7 p.m. on July 27 to help you think about what you post on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. This webinar will help you consider some of the benefits and consequences of social networking and...

ASTC On Air talks with Maker Media founder Dale Dougherty

Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 1:00 pm EDT

ASTC On Air is a new series in which we interview fascinating individuals outside the museum field who are doing work that is relevant and interesting to informal science and museum professionals. ASTC is the Association of Science Technology Centers (aka Science...

Food Safety Modernization Act-Produce & Preventive Rule Webinar

Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT

The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) is the most sweeping reform of our food safety laws in more than 70 years. The purpose of the law is to ensure the U.S. food supply is safe by shifting the focus from responding to contamination to proactively preventing it. The law...

Hypertension Update: Nutritional Guidelines and Strategies

Wednesday, July 22, 2015 at 11:00 am EDT

To receive CPEU credit please complete the evaluation found at: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6nZCl40LBUSvGHr *Available until July 22, 2016. The applicability of information presented today may change with new research or policies after this time.Wondering...

Agronomic and Environmental Uses of Biochar - Part 1

Friday, July 17, 2015 at 2:30 pm EDT

Biochar is a charcoal-like material generated during the pyrolysis of biomass. The high carbon (C) content of biochar and its recalcitrant nature has led to much interest in using biochar to sequester C from the atmosphere by incorporating it into soils. Additional...

Unmanned Aircraft Systems in Agriculture

Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Wayne Woldt, Victor Villegas, Dharmendra Saraswat

INTRODUCTORY WEBINAR:Join the newly formed Unmanned Aircraft Systems in Agriculture Learning Network for an introductory eXtension webinar, in which we will provide an overview of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in agriculture, along with a preview of future directions, and...

Using Ripple Effects Mapping to Determine Your Program Outcomes

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

Description: Identifying the impacts of community development work is often challenging due to the time lag between knowledge gained, behaviors undertaken and impacts realized. Pre-post evaluations and follow-up surveys aren’t guaranteed to elicit all the indirect “ripple...