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Update on Organic Crop Insurance Options for 2020-2021

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic and the Organic Farming Research Foundation for a webinar about organic crop insurance options for 2021! The webinar takes place on March 31, 2020 at 2PM Eastern Time (1PM Central, 12PM Mountain, 11AM Pacific Time). It's free and open to all, and advance ...

The Microbiome: What is it and How Might it Impact Organic Dairy Production?

Monday, March 30, 2020 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a new webinar on the microbiome and how it relates to organic dairy production! The webinar will be presented by a team of researchers who are currently conducting a study on the microbiome and mastitis in organic dairies, with funding from the USDA NIFA...

Webinar: Forage Legumes in Pasture and Successful Inter-seeding

Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for the third webinar in a series about organic pastures by Mike Peel of the USDA ARS Forage and Range Research Lab in Utah! The webinar takes place on March 19 at 11AM Eastern Time, 12PM Mountain, 1PM Central, 2PM Eastern Time. It's...

Organic Management of Spotted Wing Drosophila 2020 Webinar

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for an update on organic management of Spotted Wing Drosophila based on recent research! The webinar takes place on March 4, 2020 at 11AM Pacific, 12PM Mountain, 1PM Central, 2PM Eastern Time. Advance registration is required, and it is free and open ...

Effects of Different Organic Pastures on Dairy Heifer Growth and Development

Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 2:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for the second webinar in our series about pasture mixes to improve the sustainability of pasture-based dairy production! The webinar takes place on February 20, 2020 at 11AM Pacific Time (12PM Mountain, 1PM Central, 2PM Eastern Time). The webinar is ...

Live Broadcast from the 2020 Organic Seed Growers Conference

Saturday, February 15, 2020 at 6:30 pm EST

Join eOrganic and the Organic Seed Alliance for live webinar broadcasts of 2 sessions from the 2020 Organic Seed Growers Conference: February 14, 2020: Stepping Up Biennial Seed Production. 4PM Pacific Time (5PM Mountain 6PM Central, 7PM Eastern Time). February...

Live Broadcast from the 2020 Organic Seed Growers Conference

Friday, February 14, 2020 at 7:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic and the Organic Seed Alliance for live webinar broadcasts of 2 sessions from the 2020 Organic Seed Growers Conference: February 14, 2020: Stepping Up Biennial Seed Production. 4PM Pacific Time (5PM Mountain 6PM Central, 7PM Eastern Time). ...

Milk Fatty Acids in Organic and Grassfed Dairy Production Webinar

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 2:00 pm EST

About the WebinarRecently, specific unsaturated fatty acids such as omega-3’s and conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) have garnered interest due to their beneficial human health effects, from improving brain health to fighting cancer. Because of these exciting developments,...

Pasture Mixtures to Improve Sustainability of Organic Pasture-Based Dairy: Nutritive Quality and Dry Matter Intake

Thursday, January 9, 2020 at 2:00 pm EST

Presenter: Dr. Blair Waldron, USDA-ARS Forage and Range Research Lab, Logan, UT Brief overview: Organic and grazing-based dairy continues to make up a larger share of the Western region dairy sector. However, grazing-based dairy is not without it challenges. In fact,...

OGRAIN Compass: A tool to help farmers assess the financial impact of converting to organic production

Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 2:00 pm EST

About the Webinar Planning for financial success on a grain farm requires understanding how various crop rotation and production decisions will influence financial returns. Those transitioning to organic may be especially unsure as they move into new realms of production...

Supporting Beneficial Birds and Managing Pest Birds

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a webinar on supporting beneficial birds and managing pest birds. Beneficial birds can help farmers keep pest insects, rodents, and pest birds at bay. They act the same way that beneficial insects do in helping with pest control. The overwhelming majority of...

Soil Biology for the Western Region: Organic Practices to Recruit and Nurture Beneficial Biota in the Soil

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

Please join the Organic Farming Research Foundation and eOrganic for a series of eight free webinar trainings on organic farming and soil health in the Western U.S. The webinar trainings will target agricultural professionals including Extension personnel, other agency ...

Meeting Weather Challenges in the Western U.S.: Organic Practices to Mitigate and Prepare for Climate Change

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

Please join the Organic Farming Research Foundation and eOrganic for a series of eight free webinar trainings on organic farming and soil health in the Western U.S. The webinar trainings will target agricultural professionals including Extension personnel, other agency ...

Understanding and Managing Soil Biology for Soil Health and Crop Production

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

This webinar by Mark Schonbeck and Diana Jerkins of the Organic Farming Research Foundation will examine the functions of the soil food web and key components thereof in promoting soil health and fertility and sustainable organic crop production. Research-based guidance on...

New Modules for Teaching Undergraduate Students about Organic Agriculture

Thursday, April 25, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a webinar by Randa Jabbour of the University of Wyoming on new modules she developed for teaching undergraduate students about organic agriculture. The webinar is free and open to the public, and advance registration is required. Register now at...