Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at
10:00 am EDT
Health, access to care and health insurance affect the vitality of agricultural enterprises and farm and ranch families, according to results from a national research project funded by the USDA. Designed for Extension, tax, loan, health and other agricultural advisors,...
Friday, June 16, 2017 at
2:30 pm EDT
- Presented by Nichole Embertson, Zachary Easton
Despite decades of efforts to reduce non-point source nutrient pollution, excessive nutrient losses continue from agricultural lands, contributing to water quality impairment. Wet, temperate and/or humid regions of the US, increasingly experience frequent runoff events that...
Thursday, April 13, 2017 at
1:00 pm EDT
How safe is this tree? It’s a critical question that demands an accurate answer, butassessment is not always straightforward. Learn to avoid the pitfalls of tree riskassessment as Dr. Koeser highlights sources of variation and potential bias when rating a tree’s likelihood of...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at
12:00 pm EDT
- Presented by Gigi Neal
Agritourism and farm-based educational enterprises have become an important part of the U.S. economy. People are interested in how their food is produced and want to make connections with their local farmers. As important as it is to foster relationships with customers, it's...
Friday, January 25, 2013 at
1:30 pm EST
Many areas in the U.S. are looking for new ways to address poor water quality contributed in part by agricultural runoff. Application of manure during inopportune times can lead to runoff from fields and pollution of adjacent waterways. In order to help farmers identify times...
Thursday, June 21, 2012 at
12:00 pm EDT
- Presented by Harrison Pittman
Federal crop insurance has long been a key risk management tool for agricultural producers, as well as for lenders and others who work with producers. Current Congressional debate over the “2012 Farm Bill” strongly indicates that crop insurance will become an even greater...
Wednesday, March 21, 2012 at
2:00 pm EDT
- Presented by Lisa Bottomley
Does your program have an updated policy and procedure manual? If not, then this webinar is for you! A clear and comprehensive policy and procedure manual helps guide all components of a mentoring program. Prior to this session, participants will be provided with a link to...