Sessions Tagged With 'organic agriculture'

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Diversity by Design: Using Trap Crops to Control the Crucifer Flea Beetle Webinar

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on using trap crops to control crucifer flea beetles, by entomologist Joyce Parker. The webinar will take place on November 11, 2014 at 11AM Pacific Time, 12PM Mountain, 1PM Central, 2PM Eastern Time. The webinar is free and open to the...

Using Cover Crop Mixtures to Achieve Multiple Goals on the Farm Webinar

Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for the first webinar of the fall 2014 season on Using Cover Crop Mixtures to Achieve Multiple Goals on the Farm by a research team at Penn State University. The webinar will take place on Tuesday, October 14 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain,...

Putting the Pieces Together: Lessons Learned from a Reduced-Tillage Organic Cropping Systems Project

Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a webinar entitled "Putting the Pieces Together: Lessons Learned from a Reduced-Tillage Organic Cropping Systems Project", by William Curran, Ron Hoover, and John Wallace of Penn State University. The webinar will take place on April 8 at 2PM...

Getting started with Organic Vegetable Pest Control - Webinar

Wednesday, February 5, 2014 at 7:00 pm EST

Growers, consultants and agribusiness professionals are invited to attend a two-hour online program addressing the basics of organic vegetable pest control. Participants will learn how to identify the major pests in organic vegetable productions systems, become familiar with...

Late Blight of Tomato and Potato: Recent Occurrences and Management Experiences Webinar

Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on late blight of tomato and potato on January 14, 2014 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific Time). The webinar is free and open to the public, and advanced registration is required. A live chat session will follow. ...

Organic Dry Bean Production Systems and Cultivar Choices

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on Organic Dry Bean Production Systems and Cultivar Choices, by Thomas Michaels, Kris Moncada, Craig Sheaffer and Hannah Swegarden of the University of Minnesota. The webinar will take place on November 12, 2013 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central,...

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...

International Quinoa Research Symposium Broadcast Webinar

Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 11:00 am EDT

Join eOrganic for a live broadcast from the 2013 International Quinoa Research Symposium in Pullman, Washington on August 12-14, 2013.. eOrganic will be on site at the symposium to bring you selected presentations from the program live as they happen. Since this is a live...

Amending Soils in the Organic Dairy Pasture

Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

Find all upcoming and archived eOrganic webinars » About the Webinar In organic dairy systems, the adage, "it all starts with the soil" means that high forage intake and optimal milk production rely on maintaining good soil fertility. Investing in your soils can...

Scouting for Vegetable and Fruit Pests on Organic Farms

Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 11:00 am EDT

Crop consultant, Doug O’Brien, and organic farmer, Helen Atthowe, share their pest monitoring and decision making tips and short cuts. Learn how to look for insect, disease, and crop quality problems on organic vegetable and fruit farms. We will also touch on some ideas about...

Researcher and Farmer Innovation to Increase Nitrogen Cycling on Organic Farms

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 11:00 am EDT

The webinar will cover the design and results of an OREI project to assess the variation in how farmers manage nitrogen differently in organic processing tomato production in California, and to learn how their management affects N cycling, soil organic matter, microbial...