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The Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker Disasters Preparedness Demonstration Project: Implementation and Lessons Learned

Friday, May 26, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

This presentation features the Migrant and Seasonal Farmworker Disasters Preparedness Demonstration Project, a USDA funded project that examined our ability to develop and provide the necessary training to increase awareness and build capacity in migrant and seasonal Hispanic...

Next Generation Extension: Data Visualization Webinar

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

Laura Thompson is an Ag Technologies Extension Educator and a Coordinator for the Nebraska On-Farm Research Network. In her eXtension Fellowship she has been exploring methods of effective data visualization using case studies from the Nebraska On-Farm Research Network. ...

Resources and Lessons Learned from the Sea Grant Sea Grant Oil Spill Science Team

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

Specialists with the Gulf of Mexico Sea Grant Oil Spill Team will present some of the resources they have available related to oil spills as well as some of the lessons learned during their work.

Anchored. Podcast Episode 8 - Silent Strength: Exploring the Impacts of Chronic Illness

Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 7:00 am EDT

About this PodcastAccording to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about half of all adults in 2012 had one or more chronic health condition. Further statistics show that one in four adults had two or more chronic health conditions. These alarming numbers reflect the...

Anchored. Podcast Episode 10 - Four Legged Healers: Exploring Animal Assisted Therapy

Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 7:30 am EDT

About this PodcastIt's no secret that animals have the uncanny ability to lift the spirits of others and turn a bad day into a good one. But, professionals and organizations are starting to recognize that animals can offer so much more than a smile. In this podcast, we will be...

Unintended Consequences: What We Now Know about Spanking and Child Development

Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

About this Webinar "It works!" "I don't believe there are downsides to spanking!", "Spanking is not hitting and certainly not abuse!" , "It is a normal and necessary part of parenting in my community!". These arguments and many others...

2017 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Aphids, Scales, and White Flies

Friday, June 2, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Erfan Vafaie, Marcus Garner, Allyson Shabel

Aphids, scales, and whiteflies are pests of many landscape plants. Learn to identify and properly apply IPM techniques using practical, cultural practices to reduce the pressure from these insect pests. Dr. Erfan Vafaie, Extension Program Specialist, Texas A and M Agrilife...

Data Knows Best: What Research Says About Your Client's Retirement Planning

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

This webinar is the first session in the 3-day Personal Finance Virtual Learning Event focused on retirement issues. Learn more about the event and the other sessions here. During this webinar, we'll discuss the importance of research in understanding how to navigate personal...

The New Retirementality

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

This webinar is the second session in the 3-day Personal Finance Virtual Learning Event focused on retirement issues. Learn more about the event and the other sessions here. Are your clients worried about whether or not they'll be able to retire? Join the tens of thousands of...

Catch-Up Retirement Savings Strategies

Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This webinar is the third session in the 3-day Personal Finance Virtual Learning Event focused on retirement issues. Learn more about the event and the other sessions here. Join Dr. Barbara O'Neill for a discussion on savings strategies for late savers and resources for...

Facebook Live: MFLN Personal Finance VLE Wrap Up

Friday, June 9, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This is a free Facebook Live event hosted by the Personal Finance concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network.Dr. Barbara O'Neill will provide a summary of the 3-day learning event hosted by the MFLN Personal Finance concentration area June 6-8 in this brief...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar- How to Create Social Media Memes, and Other Photo Apps

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at 12:00 pm EDT

6/14/17: How to Create Social Media Memes, and Other Photo AppsAn effective social media presence involves using images. Learn how to create memes, which is simply text attractively laid across an image. Learn what photo apps help turn photos into dynamite digital messages...

Writing About Research: Think Clarity!

Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Debbie Allen

The key to communication is clarity. Yet many authors struggle with clearly conveying methodologies, findings, and relevant implications when crafting research briefs or other types of scholarly manuscripts. This webinar focuses on strategies for avoiding common...

MABCS: Webinar 1 - Science of Composting

Friday, June 16, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Greg Evanylo

Please join us for the initial webinar in our Composting and Compost Use series. There is no charge to begin your discovery or renewal of composting knowledge, but registration is required.REGISTER for the webinar. Mid-Atlantic Composting and Compost Use Webinar SeriesYou...

The Use of Runoff Risk Advisory Tools for Water Quality Protection

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...