Upcoming Sessions

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Anchored. Podcast Episode 10- Keeping the Connections: A Look at Reintegration Groups for Families

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 8:00 am EDT

About this Podcast Reintegration after deployment is a familiar term for military service members and their families. The transition process often presents a variety of challenges, including difficulties making readjustments back into life with families, jobs, and within the...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar- Selling Your Farm Egg to Retail Outlets

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 12:00 pm EDT

10/25/17: Selling Your Farm Eggs to Retail OutletsDirect Marketing Shell Eggs to Retailers, Wholesalers, and Food Service Facilities in MarylandThere is a strong consumer demand for locally produced foods including a call for more locally produced eggs. Real profit potential...

Using a Collaborative Framework To Develop a Successful Succession Planning Curriculum

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 12:30 pm EDT - Presented by Mike Reichenbach, Rebecca Hagen Jokela

Families own 1.3 million of Minnesota's woodlands or about 5.3 million acres. As the owners age, the ownership of this land will change. This change may result in parcelization and fragmentation of woodlands resulting in the loss of economies of scale for timber harvest and...

Anchored. Podcast Episode 11- Books Over Boots: Experiences of College Students in Military Families

Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 10:00 am EDT

About this PodcastAs a response to Dr. Jill Biden's address at the 2016 AERA annual meeting to study and serve military families, this Valdosta State University Professor was inspired to start a research initiative looking at dependents in military families who are currently...

Transforming Extension: Enhanced Engagement through Client Management Systems

Friday, October 27, 2017 at 11:30 am EDT

The University of Missouri Extension is investing in transformative technology platforms to enhance engagement with the citizens of Missouri. During this session, the speaker will provide details about the specific e-commerce, e-marketing, online learning and event management...

Organic Seed Production Part 6: Seed Contracting, Economics and Policy

Friday, October 27, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

For the second year in a row, the Organic Seed Alliance (OSA) and the Multinational Exchange for Sustainable Agriculture (MESA) are presenting a series of six webinars on organic seed production. The webinars cover everything from planting to harvest, to the economics of...

Financial Planning Transitions for Different Generations: Touchstones, Tasks, and Teaching Strategies

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill, Lisa Hinz, Brian Fredrickson

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance and Family Transitions concentration areas of the Military Families Learning Network. This webinar is the third in a series on Generational Transitions. Watch the recording of Part 1, Engaging Across Generations:...

What’s new with Story Maps?

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Shane Bradt

Esri Story Maps are powerful online communication tools which can incorporate maps, videos, images, text and other webpages. Story Maps can be created without any special skills in GIS or coding, making them useful for people across a range of technical skill levels. As Story...

Recognition and Stigma in Depression and Anxiety

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 10:00 am EDT

Combating mental health issues requires recognizing problems such as anxiety or depression as treatable conditions, but lack of knowledge and stigma often reduce the number of afflicted who seek treatment. To better understand the roles of communities versus individuals...

Extension Behavior Change: Introduction to Social Marketing Principles for Extension

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at 10:30 am EDT

Presenters: Laura Warner, Lisa Krimsky, and Laurie AlbrechtSocial marketing is a research-based approach to bringing about behavior change that benefits the community and the individual. It is proven to be effective in a number of fields but is underutilized by Extension. In...

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Pantry Pests, Carpet Beetles, and Clothes Moths

Friday, November 3, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Eric Benson, Lucy Edwards

The destruction caused by pantry pests, carpet beetles and clothes moths can be devastating. Knowing the life cycle and how to monitor for these pests is crucial. Learn practical tips for preventing problems from these pests in this webinar presented by Dr. Eric Benson,...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar- Crop Insurance Programs for 2018

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 12:00 pm EST

11/8/17: Crop Insurance Programs for 2018Managing Risk in Your Operation: What About Crop Insurance?Agriculture is full of risks and there are many options for producers to manage risks in the operation. One tool for producers to consider is purchasing crop insurance to cover...

Conservation Practice Tracking for the Mississippi River Basin

Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 3:00 pm EST

This is the November edition of the North Central Region Water Network's Current Webinar series. This month's webinar will focus on conservation practice tracking for the Mississippi River Basin. Speakers include: Reid D. Christianson, Research Assistant Professor, Department...

Essential oils: What are they and why use them with poultry?

Thursday, November 9, 2017 at 3:00 pm EST

More and more people are looking for alternatives to antibiotics, especially with the new VFDs making it harder for small and backyard flock owners to get them. Essential oils are often discussed as an alternative. Dr. Anup Johny from the University of Minnesota will discuss...

Extension Partnerships and Sponsorships: Strategies for Working Together

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 11:00 am EST

Strategic partnerships are key in being able to reach our target audiences with quality programming that can make a difference. This session will cover ideas for engaging new and existing partners as well working with those partners to appropriately share naming,...