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Food Safety in Organic Leafy Greens

Monday, February 10, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on Improving the Safety and Quality of Organic Leafy Greens by Sadhana Ravishankar of the University of Arizona. The webinar takes place on February 10, 2014 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific Time). The webinar is ...

All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: If Flowers are Restaurants to Bees, Then What Are Bees to Flowers?

Friday, February 7, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by dani carroll, John Skinner

Learn how bees help flowers and therefore help feed the world. Find out what you can do to help encourage these valuable pollinators. This webinar will be presented by Dr. John Skinner, a Professor in the Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology at the University of...

Engaging Youth in Creating a Healthier Future for Themselves & Their Communities

Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 11:30 am EST - Presented by Steven Henness

“Engaging Youth in Creating a Healthier Future for Themselves & Their Communities” Thursday, February 6, 2014 - 10:30am-12:00pmThe University of Missouri Extension Healthy Lifestyle Initiative works with communities across Missouri to develop healthy communities,...

Where Can We Grow Hybrid Poplar in the Pacific Northwest?

Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 1:00 pm EST

Hardwood Biofuels Webinar Series Where Can We Grow Hybrid Poplar in the Pacific Northwest? To develop a sustainable hybrid poplar biofuels industry in the Pacific Northwest (PNW), hundreds of...

Food Safety in Organic Poultry Production

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a new webinar on Food Safety in Organic Poultry Production by Irene Hanning-Jarquin and Sandra Diaz Lopez. The webinar is free and open to the public, and advance registration is required. The webinar takes place on February 4, 2014 at 2PM Eastern...

Cooperative Interstate Shipment: How's It Working Out?

Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 1:00 pm EST

Ohio and Wisconsin were the first two states to qualify for the U.S. Department of Agriculture Food Safety Inspection Service's new Cooperative Interstate Shipment Program, which allows state-inspected meats (from qualifying plants) to be shipped across state lines. On this...

Exploring the Science of 4-H Projects

Monday, February 3, 2014 at 8:00 pm EST

Research shows that youth who have positive experiences with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)-related projects are more likely to pursue education and careers in math, science and engineering, and National 4-H has placed increased importance on integrating...

Commercializing the Industrial Beet-Sugar Pathway in the Northern Plains

Friday, January 31, 2014 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by David Ripplinger

Host: F. John Hay, U. Nebraska-Lincoln, Bioenergy Fridays SeriesEfforts to develop an industrial beet-sugar industry in North Dakota are underway. In this presentation, an overview of the pathway will provided, as will a summary of completed activities, and next...

Soil Borne Diseases of Dry Bean

Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 1:00 pm EST

Martin Chilvers will describe the identification of soil borne diseases of dry bean. Please register in advance from the following link.

Workplace Learning Revolution: How the Internet is Changing the Way We Learn at Work

Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Jane Hart

In this virtual conference, Jane Hart will present the results of her Top 100 Tools for Learning 2013 compiled from the votes of over 500 learning professionals (from education and workplace learning) worldwide. What does this tell us about the way we now learn? What does it...

Capturing Valuable Nutrients from Manure: Part 3

Friday, January 17, 2014 at 2:30 pm EST

This webcast is the last in a series of 3 webcasts that will focus on nutrient recovery from manure. The focus will be on experiences with nutrient capture in New York, capture of nutrients from swine manure, and ammonia stripping. More...An application for continuing...

NRCS EQIP Organic Initiative and Organic Dairy Farms

Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on NRCS programs for organic dairy farms with Oregon Tilth's Sarah Brown on Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 2 PM Eastern Time (1 PM Central, 12 PM Mountain, 11 AM Pacific Time). The webinar is free and open to the public and advance registration is...

Using Technology to Enhance Your 4-H Experience

Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 8:00 pm EST

Between Facebook and Twitter and other social media and websites and blogs and smartphones and more, it can be very challenging to keep up with the latest technology trends. But technology can also be a great tool to support communication and learning between 4-H volunteers...

Basic Vaccinology: Why Vaccines Work or Don't Work

Monday, January 13, 2014 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Dan Grooms

Vaccines are a vital part of maintaining the health and well-being of a dairy herd, but have you ever wondered about what makes them work? Dr. Dan Grooms will cover some of the basics of vaccinology, including basic immunology and how vaccines work, as well as the different...

Controlling internal parasites in small and backyard poultry flocks

Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 7:00 pm EST

Keeping happy chickens means keeping them healthy. Internal parasites can be a problem when chickens are allowed to roam. Dr. Donna Carver from North Carolina State University will discuss controlling internal parasites in backyard flocks.