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Webinar: Do You Have Enough Insurance?

Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 9:00 pm EDT - Presented by Mary Martin

Every day we are exposed to many risks which can cause a financial loss. Insurance is a tool for financial security. This session will help you look at insurance as a risk management strategy. Which type of insurance do you need? How much insurance can you afford? And what do...

Use of GAPIT in Genome-Wide Association Studies

Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 1:00 pm EDT

Duke Pauli, graduate student at Montana State University, will demonstrate the use of the R package, GAPIT, in a barley genome-wide association study. Please register in advance from the following link.

Don't Bug Me Webinar: Home Invaders

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

Every fall insects including ladybugs and kudzu bugs come into houses looking for a place to spend the winter. Learn about these insects and how to evict them. See for more information about this...

Citizen Science: It's About Crowdsourcing

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Trudy Dunham, Jay Staker, Jennifer Shirk

Are you using Citizen Science Projects in your youth programing? If not, perhaps its time to consider adding them. Scientists from the Iowa State University will focus on the steps in engaging youth and showcasing opportunities for citizen science that span the continuum of...

Companion Animals eXtension-The Reliable Source

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Amy Hays, Lisa Karr

“Can I get fleas from my dog?” “Is it okay to feed my cat milk?” “I want to work with dogs. What can I do?” Where do you turn when you get these questions? Do you wish you had a reliable source of information related to cats, dogs, and other companion animals? Join us for a...

Seafood Safety

Monday, September 30, 2013 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Doris Hicks

Seafood is a nutrient-rich food that provides high quality protein, long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids and several important minerals and vitamins. Research during the last two decades has shown that seafood consumption is closely linked to health benefits such as improved...

Starting a County Poultry Show

Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 7:00 pm EDT

Jesse Lyons discussed what is involved in starting a new poultry show. He is an Extension Associate at the University of Missouri specializing in poultry. He is also an APA certified poultry judge. Links given in the Jesse’s PowerPoint presentation POTENTIAL ALLIANCES *4-H...

Digital Risk and Safety for Children

Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Lisa Bottomley

As technology continues to grow and help us make and maintain interpersonal connections, increase workplace efficiency, explore the universe and the atom, it also contains the capacity to do irreparable harm to institutions, businesses, families, the environment and...

Making a Smart Choice for Health Insurance

Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Bonnie Braun

This webinar will introduce you to the work of a multi-state effort related to health insurance literacy. The Health Insurance Literacy Initiative (HILI) has developed a curriculum "Smart Choice for Health Insurance". Get an introduction to the theoretical and...

How Can Technology Help Struggling Readers and Writers?

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Molly Frendo

National data shows that many students continue to struggle to attain proficiency in reading and writing. At the same time, society’s expectations for students’ academic achievement and content mastery have never been higher. Students with poor literacy skills not only...

Successful Webinars!

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Brad Paleg

Presented by: Brad Paleg, Distance Learning Specialist, University of Maryland Extension Webinars can provide a dynamic and engaging way to convey information to a geographically dispersed audience. Depending on your goals, a well designed, developed and implemented webinar...

Farm to School Webinar #1: Partnering with Cooperative Extension to Support Farm to School

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 1:00 pm EDT

Presenters: Emily Jackson, Program Director, Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project and Teresa Wiemerslage, Program Coordinator, Iowa State University Extension & Outreach Emily Jackson, with Appalachian Sustainable Agriculture Project and SE Regional Lead for...

Money: Getting to Know You - My Money and Me (Part 2 of 4)

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 at 11:30 am EDT

2013 My Money & Me Webinar Series Presented by Mark B. Robinson, CIMA® AIFA® and Wanda J. Roberts Sept. 25 - Part 2 of 4: MONEY: GETTING TO KNOW YOU - My Money & Me! Using knowledge gained from Part One, participants will examine how debt and spending-related...

Tweet Chat - Managing Drought

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at 4:00 pm EDT - Presented by Virginia White, H. Marissa Stone, Jerri Caldwell Hammonds, Abby Hostetler, Sonja Koukel, Tom Dean

Join the Extension Disaster Education Network for a one-hour tweet chat, a chance to share resources that can help people and communities respond to an ongoing drought or reduce vulnerability to a future drought. Co-hosts are New Mexico State University Extension, the...

Control of Mice and Rats in Structures

Friday, September 20, 2013 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Stephen M. Vantassel

Stephen Vantassel, University of Nebraska, will review the biology and capabilities of house mice and Norway rats and provide tips on how to identify their presence. Learn how to eliminate mice and rats in structures through Integrated Pest Management. Vantassel will discuss...