Upcoming Sessions

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Improving Health and Sustainability Outcomes through Meatless Monday

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Becky Ramsing, MPH, RDN is a senior program officer with the Food Communities and Public Health Program at the Center for a Livable Future at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Becky will discuss the health and environmental benefits of Meatless Monday, why...

Webinar: An Overview of the Resource Stewardship Evaluation Tool

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT

The Natural Resources Conservation Service’s (NRCS) Resource Stewardship Evaluation Tool (RSET) is a new and voluntary service in conservation planning that evaluates an operation’s current conservation and management practices and compares them against science-based...

Book Your Summer Tour: NEFE's New Financial Education Tools

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 12:30 pm EDT

Join your National Endowment for Financial Education tour guide to discover the new online Life Transitions tutorial, an expanded library of financial education evaluation questions, and Spanish-translated resources. Tour new online resources to add to your financial...

Starting Your First Diabetes Prevention Program? Get tips from the Extension experts

Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Carlin Rafie, Rebecca Davis, LuAnn Duncan, Laura Anderson

This webinar will introduce participants to a Diabetes Prevention Program start-up checklist developed by the Southeast Extension Region National Diabetes Prevention Program Interest Group, and provide expert advice on how to get your first Diabetes Prevention Program off to a...

Post-fire conifer regeneration in ponderosa pine forests of the southern Rocky Mountains, USA

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Wildfires in the southern Rocky Mountain region have increased in size, frequency, and severity over the past three decades, but forest recovery following high severity wildfire events is uncertain in this region. We studied conifer regeneration in 11 fires in Colorado,...

The latest research on bees in the garden: Results from the Oregon State University Garden Ecology Lab

Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Gail Langellotto

Pre-register by clicking the 'Location' link above (use a desktop, laptop or the Zoom app on mobile devices). This webinar is part of the 2018 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension.In this behind-the-scenes...

Poultry diseases that can be spread to humans

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Nathaniel Tablante

While poultry keeping is a low risk activity, for those with impaired immune function, they can be a risk for the spread of zoonotic diseases. Dr. Nathaniel Tablante from the University of Maryland will discuss some of the poultry diseases that are transmissible to humans.

2018 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Winterizing Your Home to Keep Out Pests

Friday, September 7, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Janet Hurley

Unwanted visitors in the home often make us uncomfortable especially when the visitors are insects. We see them every year as it gets cold trying to come inside. Join Janet Hurley, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension as she discusses methods on winterizing are homes to keep...

Right Plants, Right Place: Creating and Managing a Large Landscape with Limited Water

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 4:00 pm EDT

Too often, we try to re-create landscapes based on nostalgia and expectations that don’t match our actual water availability and climate. Bridger Varga, landscape manager at Wasatch Academy in Mt. Pleasant, Utah, has worked to create and maintain a school landscape in rural...

Webinar: Soil Maps for Production Agriculture

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT

9/12/18: Soil Maps for Production AgricultureThe US started mapping soils as a resource over 100 years ago. These maps have data for everything for production agriculture to engineering principles. Learn how to search for your soil types and what they may indicate for crop...

Cooking Under Pressure

Thursday, September 13, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Becky Hutchings, Surine Greenway, Amy Robertson

Our Idaho Extension team has developed a program that addresses an appliance that has taken the world by storm…the Electric Pressure Cooker. In the classes we have developed we discuss how to safely use electric pressure cooking units as well as how to incorporate them...

Practical Conservation Tillage

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 11:00 am EDT

Please join the Organic Farming Research Foundation and eOrganic for a series of 9 webinars focused on the topics covered in their new Soil Health and Organic Farming educational guides: building organic matter, weed management, conservation tillage, cover crops, plant...

Preparing Individuals and Families to Manage Money with a Volatile Income

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at 12:30 pm EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This 60-minute webinar will discuss financial planning for workers with volatile incomes. Self-employed freelancers are expected to comprise 40% of the U.S. workforce by 2020. In addition, about 25% of workers have a “side hustle” in the gig economy. Traditional methods of...