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What’s New with Solid Separation? NRCS has an Answer

Friday, October 18, 2019 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Jeff Porter, Joe Harrison

NRCS has a new technical document entitled “Solid-Liquid Separation Alternatives for Manure Handling and Treatment.” This document brings together both the theory behind solid-liquid separation and the practical application of many different separation technologies. ...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Yes, It's Time for Twitter. Really.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

10/23/19: Yes, It's Time for Twitter. Really.Of all the social media platforms in use today, this presenter believes Twitter is the most valuable for the agriculture sector. Learn what is new in Twitter and how to grow your influence on the platform and join in conversations...

Introduction to Olives in Oregon

Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

Please use follow the 'location' link above to register for this webinar.This webinar is part of the 2019 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension. Heather Stoven and Victoria Binning of the OSU Extension Small...

Will Local Foods & Technical Chagne Alter the Urban Form?

Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

This webinar is focused on emerging technologies in regards to local foods systems and their possible effects on regional landscapes. We term these technologies “smart implements” and they include advanced farm management systems as well as robotic harvesters and cultivation...

Financial Education: Our Time has Come

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 12:30 pm EDT

This meeting provides an overview of the Extension Pre-conference session at the 2019 AFCPE Symposium. Presenters from the Financial Security for All community and the pre-conference planning committee are:Laura Hendrix. PhD, AFC®, Associate Professor; University of Arkansas...

2019 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Spiders Commonly Found in Houses

Friday, November 1, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Vicky Bertagnolli

Spiders can be found almost anywhere - indoor closets to outside dwellings - and in the soil too. These 8-legged beneficials often get a bad rap. Vicky Bertagnolli, Clemson Extension, will talk to us about identification, ecology, and management of our commonly found...

Making Sense of Incentives

Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 2:00 pm EST

Timothy J. Bartik, Upjohn Institute will discuss his book "Making Sense of Incentives: Taming Business Incentives to Promote Prosperity". In this book, Bartik analyzes incentives’ benefits and costs with an economic model based on empirical evidence. Common claims...

What can a leaf bud tell us about environmental change? Citizen Science, Master Gardeners and Nature's Notebook

Friday, November 8, 2019 at 1:00 pm EST

Please use follow the 'location' link above to register for this webinar.This webinar is part of the 2019 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension. Thousands of volunteer observers across the country are...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Excel and Spreadsheets on the Farm

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 12:00 pm EST

11/13/19: Excel and Spreadsheets on the FarmExcel is powerful software that can help record, organize and sort your farm data. This webinar will provide an overview of excel spreadsheets and ideas on how to organize them for farm use.Registration:...

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...

Cooking with Kids: Building Lifelong Culinary Literacy

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

Research shows by teaching kids to cook they shop differently, fill their plates differently, and consider their impact on the environment differently. However, for various reasons, children are often absent when the family meal is being prepared. One way to “get kids back in...

Managing Manure to Mitigate Antibiotic Resistance

Friday, November 15, 2019 at 2:30 pm EST

The use of antibiotics in livestock production has been the subject of significant scrutiny in recent years as the emergence and proliferation of antimicrobial resistant organisms fuels worldwide concern about this critical, modern day health crisis. The ability of...

2019 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Reintroduction of the Red-cockaded Woodpecker

Friday, December 6, 2019 at 2:00 pm EST

The red-cockaded woodpecker has been the focus of conservation efforts for many years. Management of their nesting sites is extremely important for reproduction and longevity. In this webinar, we will learn about the behavior, history, and management strategies to bring...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Meals on Wheels- Food Trucks, Pop-up Markets, Home Delivery

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 12:00 pm EST

12/11/19: Meals on Wheels- Food Trucks, Pop-up Markets, Home DeliveryConsumers are asking for convenience in their meal preparations, healthy foods but short wait times, and meals in a box delivered almost into their kitchen. How do the new models for marketing to these...

Integrating & Sustaining Financial Capability Services in Rural Healthcare Delivery

Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 3:00 pm EST

Although financial capability support services are available in many rural communities, financial education, coaching, and related programs are not well integrated into health systems. This project explores rural healthcare providers’ perspectives on screening patients for...