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STEM and poultry

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 3:30 pm EDT

Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) is used broadly in the poultry industry. Some examples of the various fields that are used, projects possible, and the interest / career opportunities for students interested in applying stem in their own sector of...

4-H Poultry Showmanship

Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 3:00 pm EST

Poultry fitting and showmanship is an exciting part of an animal project. This provides the 4-Hers with the opportunities to show some of the skills that aren't highlighted in the poultry contests that focus on the birds. In poultry fitting and showmanship, equal emphasis is...

4-H Chick Chain: Essential Elements for a Successful Program

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 4:00 pm EDT

The 4-H Chick Chain is a chicken-raising program that teaches youth how to raise laying hens from chicks.The 4-H Chick Chain Program has taken off in popularity across the country. It started in Alabama and the number one question that most 4-H Agents ask is how to ...

Expanding Access and Inclusion for Youth with Disabilities

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT

MSU Extension’s Capacity Building Work Team in the Children and Youth Institute is excited to partner with Partners for Youth with Disabilities (PYD) based in Boston, MA for the following webinar, Expanding Access and Inclusion for Youth with Disabilities.Creating an...

Expanding Access and Inclusion for Youth with Disabilities

Monday, August 22, 2016 at 2:00 pm EDT

MSU Extension’s Capacity Building Work Team in the Children and Youth Institute is excited to partner with Partners for Youth with Disabilities (PYD) based in Boston, MA for the following webinar, Expanding Access and Inclusion for Youth with Disabilities.Creating an...

Extension Programs for Youth Environmental and STEM Education

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kelly Feehan, Brandon Schroeder

Webinar series: http://northcentralwater.org/the-current/ Brandon Schroeder, Sea Grant Extension Educator, Michigan State University Extension: Water Stewardship through Place-Based Education Justin Hougham, Director, Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center, University of...

North Central Region Water Network, The Current Webinar #19: Extension Programs for Youth Environmental and STEM Education

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 3:00 pm EDT

Brandon Schroeder, Sea Grant Extension Educator, Michigan State University Extension: Water Stewardship through Place-Based Education Justin Hougham, Director, Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center, University of Wisconsin-Extension: STEM and Water Education Kelly...

Finding the balance: Strategies for using digital technology in healthy ways

Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 3:30 pm EST

This free webinar is part of the Michigan State University Extension Be SAFE: Safe, Affirming and Fair Environments initiative. For a complete description of the webinar and registration information, go to:http://events.anr.msu.edu/DigitalTech2/Registration is required....

Impacts of Disaster on Youth

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Lynette Black

According to research focusing on children's mental and physical responses to disaster, children are more touched by a traumatic event than adults. This affect differs depending on the age and stage of the child's development, with adolescents being at most risk. Lynette...

This is your brain online: The impact of digital technology on mental health

Thursday, December 10, 2015 at 3:30 pm EST

This free webinar is part of the Michigan State University Extension Be SAFE: Safe, Affirming and Fair Environments initiative. For a complete description of the webinar and registration information, go...

Preparing poultry for show

Friday, July 17, 2015 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Brigid McCrea

In order to do well in a poultry show it is important that your birds presented in such a way as to highlight their good features. This webinar will discuss how to prepare your birds for show. The presenter will be Dr. Brigid McCrea from Delaware State University. Dr. McCrea...

Getting prepared for pullets for a 4-H egg enterprise

Monday, May 4, 2015 at 7:00 pm EDT - Presented by Richard Brzozowski

The purpose of the webinar is to equip youth with knowledge on how to prepare for started pullets for an egg enterprise. The webinar will discuss: The production cycle of a hen. Why started pullets? Preparing your coop, bedding, nest boxes, perches, feed...

Moving Up the Ladder of Youth Engagement

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Lauren Traister

Young people can be powerful contributors to society, but too often adults don’t seek or hear their voices. Youth voice is not about letting youth help us with our work, our issues, and our problems. It is about working together as partners, collaborators, and allies to...

Reaching the Next Generation Through Fun and Interactive Activities

Friday, December 12, 2014 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Erin Cortus, Rick Fields, Thomas Bass

Youth are an important audience for manure management professionals - they are the next generation of producers, consumers, and scientists (in other words, you!). Fairs, 4-H events, classroom visits are just a few of the numerous opportunities every year to share what we ...

Coaching a 4-H Avian Bowl team

Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 4:00 pm EST - Presented by Brigid McCrea

Avian bowl is a double elimination contest for 4-H state teams patterned after other knowledge bowls. Contestants must have a comprehensive knowledge of subject matter for several species of poultry, food safety, physiology, nutrition, eggs, and other related...