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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...

Phosphorus Management Lessons Learned from the Field

Friday, December 13, 2019 at 2:30 pm EST

Management of phosphorus in agriculture continues to challenge the sustainability of animal feeding operations. Three Extension and research leaders for phosphorus management issues will share their experience with us on critical lessons learned about phosphorus ...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Intro to Organic Production and Certification

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 12:00 pm EST

1/8/2020: Intro to Organic Production and CertificationOrganic produce has become very popular in the last 10 years. This webinar will introduce you to organic production methods, pricing and marketing organic products, and the organic certification process.Registration:...

Pasture Mixtures to Improve Sustainability of Organic Pasture-Based Dairy: Nutritive Quality and Dry Matter Intake

Thursday, January 9, 2020 at 2:00 pm EST

Presenter: Dr. Blair Waldron, USDA-ARS Forage and Range Research Lab, Logan, UT Brief overview: Organic and grazing-based dairy continues to make up a larger share of the Western region dairy sector. However, grazing-based dairy is not without it challenges. In fact,...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Matching Forage Quality with Small Ruminant Nutrition

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 12:00 pm EST

1/22/2020: Matching Forage Quality with Small Ruminant NutritionMatching forage growth and quality to different classes of animals and reproductive cycles can be tricky. Learn how to manage your herd and pastures so you can get the most out of them.Registration:...

Mindful Eating: How to Encourage Youth to Think Before They Eat

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at 2:00 pm EST

Youth oftentimes eat to just eat, a practice called "mindless eating." However, mindFUL eating is an important component for maintaining health. Join Dr. Mara Vitolins of the Wake Forest School of Medicine, Dr. Michelle Krehbiel of University of Nebraska- Lincoln...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Drones as a Scouting Tool

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 12:00 pm EST

2/26/2020: Drones as a Scouting ToolWhile drones are often promoted as tools to manage nutrients or spray for pests, their most immediate use is for scouting crops. The biggest hurdle for most farmers may be which drone to purchase and how to fly. Attend this webinar to learn...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Growing Healthy Soil

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 12:00 pm EDT

3/11/2020: Growing Healthy SoilThis webinar will introduce the physical, chemical, and biological properties of soil, and how they interact and affect soil quality and health.Registration: https://universityofextension.eventbrite.com For upcoming and archived webinars please...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture: Smart Phone Movies

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 12:00 pm EDT

3/22/2020: Smart Phone MoviesAren’t smart phones amazing! The images and footage from your smart phone are very high quality. But there are a few shortfalls with producing professional quality projects, namely sound. We’ll review tools and techniques to produce high quality...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture: Health Care in Your Senior Years

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at 12:00 pm EDT

4/22/2020: Health Care in Your Senior YearsThinking about your health care plans after retirement or worried about how health care costs play into your retirement. Join us to discuss Medicare and other insurance options when you turn 65. Additional information will be shared...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Got Milk? Are Dairy Goats a Good Fit For Your Farm?

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 12:00 pm EDT

5/13/2020: Got Milk? Are Dairy Goats a Good Fit For Your Farm?Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of adding dairy breeds to existing goat herds as well as the basics of choosing the right breed and how to milk.Registration: https://universityofextension.eventbrite.com...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Are Your Products Retail Ready? Looks Count!

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at 12:00 pm EDT

5/27/2020: Are Your Products Retail Ready? Looks Count!We buy things with our eyes. How you product is presented can make a powerful statement as to its quality, value, and sales potential. Learn about packing, labeling, retail point of sale material, how to write a sales...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Invasive Insects: Impacts in Agriculture

Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at 12:00 pm EDT

6/10/2020: Invasive Insects: Impacts in AgricultureInsects can cause serious damage by feeding on crops, and insect species that have been introduced from other countries can often cause the most serious economic damage. This webinar will cover some of the basic biology and...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture: Water Testing Basics and Understanding Water Test Results

Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 9:00 am EDT

6/24/2020: Water Testing Basics and Understanding Water Test ResultsWater tests can help homeowners and farmers better understand how safe their water sources are for different uses. Tune into this webinar to learn how water samples are collected, tested, and how to interpret...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture: Designing a Successful Pasture and Grazing System

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 12:00 pm EDT

7/8/2020: Designing a Successful Pasture and Grazing SystemA well-managed pasture is one of the most cost-effective and high value feeds that can be produced. Not sure where to begin? This webinar will provide an overview of different grazing systems and will discuss...