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Public opinion of landscape water use

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Alexa Lamm, Michael Dukes

How many Floridians experience water restrictions for yard use and in what seasons? Who do they think creates and enforces water restrictions? What do Floridians think about whether recycled wastewater is available for yard irrigation and landscapes? How do Floridians use...

Public opinion of genetically modified food

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 1:00 pm EST

What do Floridians think about genetically modified food? Do Floridians know which foods contain genetically modified ingredients? Do Floridians plan to purchase genetically modified foods in the future? Join this session to learn the answers to these questions and more...

Public opinion of food safety

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 2:00 pm EST

What are the food safety actions that Floridians do and do not practice? What food safety issues are Floridians concerned about? What do people think about the safety of organic or local food? Join this session to learn the answers to these questions and more about the...

Hot topic—Immigration action and implications for agriculture

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 at 1:00 pm EST

Join this webinar to learn more about implications of the recent executive order on immigration for the agriculture work force in Florida. The 20 minute presentation will be followed by a question-and-answer session.Presentation by Craig Regelbrugge, Senior Vice President,...

Fact or Fiction? Public perceptions and realities of Florida’s water supply and quality

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 10:00 am EST - Presented by Alexa Lamm

Join us to hear Alexa Lamm discuss key findings and new results from this year’s public opinion survey on water quality and quantity including public perception of the Florida and Georgia ‘water wars’ as well as peoples’ willingness to pay to ensure future water...

Public opinion of GMOs, food safety & food security: What happens when people don't believe the facts?

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST

Three of the most contentious issues in agriculture come head-to-head in the PIE Center’s newest public opinion survey and upcoming webinar. Genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, have led to genetically modified food, new crop traits and greater control over a food’s...

West, Texas fertilizer facility explosion: Lessons learned in crisis communication

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2-3 p.m. EDT On April 17, an explosion at a fertilizer facility rocked the town of West, Texas. After the devastating explosion, The Fertilizer Institute (TFI), the national trade association representing the fertilizer industry, stepped in to respond to...

Endangered species: Public opinion, case studies, and alternative solutions

Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

The next installment of the PIE Center’s public opinion surveys focuses on Floridians’ opinions of endangered species. This session’s speakers will discuss the results of the study and examine case studies from multiple perspectives that illustrate outcomes of the Endangered...

Communicating with the news media: How to work with the industry everybody loves to hate

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

Media relations is a strategy of working with the news media in order to get out information about an organization’s events and activities in news outlets, local, regional, or national. Developing an effective news media relations plan for your organization can be very...

expired Duplicate of #1113

Thursday, June 20, 2013 at 10:00 am EDT

This listing was an accident duplicate. Please see https://learn.extension.org/events/1113 for the recording of this session.

Gulf Coast Communities Case Study: Building Community Capacity in Times of Change

Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join us to learn more about an interdisciplinary project involving biologists, psychologists, social scientists and community members working together to address the environmental, economic, and emotional health concerns of Gulf communities arising from the Deepwater Horizon...

Immigration reform: What does it mean for Florida agriculture?

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

The immigration debate is heating up. Will the number of allowed temporary nonimmigrant-born farm workers be increased or decreased? Will an immigration deal be announced next week or months from now? How will a particular reform impact agriculture and the market for hired...

Strategic planning and thinking: What is it good for?

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join us to learn the difference between strategic planning and thinking. Consider your role as a leader in helping your unit identify your purpose and vision and then integrate these into goal setting and action planning. Learn how to use “The Grid” to help your unit discuss,...

Buying Local Food: Public Perceptions and Impacts

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 2:00 pm EDT

What does ‘local food’ mean to consumers? Join this session to learn about one of the first research efforts aimed at better understanding consumers’ food purchasing behaviors and patterns, the economic impacts of local food, and consumer perceptions. Learn what Floridians...

Public Opinion of Water Issues in Florida

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Alexa Lamm

The groundwater resources that Florida so heavily depends upon are being depleted due to high population growth, development and the agricultural needs of the state. As one of Florida’s most contentious issues, water conflict is difficult to avoid. This webinar will discuss...