Upcoming Sessions

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The National Extension Web-mapping Tool (NEWT)

Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Shane Bradt, John McGee

The University of New Hampshire Cooperative Extension, Virginia Cooperative Extension, and the Virginia Tech Center for Geospatial Information Technology collaborated through an eXtension Innovation grant to create the National Extension Web-mapping Tool (NEWT). The goal of...

Agricultural Solar Electric Investment Analysis Webinar (Part 6 of 6)

Thursday, February 22, 2018 at 7:00 pm EST - Presented by Eric Romich, F. John Hay, Charles Gould

Photovoltaic panels are an increasingly common sight on urban rooftops and rural properties across the U.S. The declining cost of equipment and installation makes installing a behind-the-electric-meter (net metered) solar electric system enticing for many farmers....

Three Tools for Engaging Latino Youth Populations and Places

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 11:00 am EST - Presented by Fe Moncloa

Changing demographics in the U.S. required county agents to develop skills and tools that allow them to engage with diverse audiences and respond to community needs. Drawing from examples in three California counties (Merced, Riverside and Santa Clara) in this workshop,...

Working Out Loud: Building Networks for Resilience

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 11:00 am EST

This is a free professional development webinar hosted by the MFLN Family Transitions and MFLN Network Literacy concentration areas. This is first in a series consisting of 2 webinars and 5 podcasts.Sign up for the "Build Your Network, Build Your Resilience" Podcast...

Tools for Farm Biodiversity Webinar

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 1:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar about online tools and apps that can help you manage biodiversity on organic farms. The webinar takes place on February 27, 2018 at 1PM Eastern Time, 12PM Central, 11AM Mountain, 10AM Pacific Time. It's free and open to the public, and advance...

Management of spotted wing drosophila using organically approved strategies: An update

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 3:00 pm EST

Join eOrganic for a webinar on the organic management of Spotted Wing Drosophila by members of a 4-year, multi-state NIFA OREI research project and find out what they have learned!The webinar takes place on February 27th at 3PM Eastern Time (2PM Central, 1PM Mountain, Noon...

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

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 8:00 am EST

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...

Smart Use Health Insurance- Smart Actions Webinar- MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

Knowing how to use your health insurance will make you a smart health care consumer. Identify smart actions that will help you become a Smart User of health insurance. This session will help you better understand how to use health insurance, learn how to manage health care...

How Providers Can Support Advocacy & Leadership in Parents of Children with Disabilities

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

In this interactive webinar tailored to providers who work with parents of children with disabilities, Dr. Taylor will share insights from her research on advocacy with over 300 parents of children with disabilities as well as her personal experiences in advocating for...

The Importance of Evaluation and Federal Reporting Trends

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 12:30 pm EST - Presented by Toija Riggins

Please click on the link above to pre-register.National Program Leader, Toija Riggins, discusses evaluation and reporting trends. Toija Riggins, Ph.D. serves as National Program Leader – Division of Family and Consumer Sciences Rural Sociology, Behavioral Economics &...

Soil Health and Water Quality

Friday, March 2, 2018 at 1:00 pm EST - Presented by Max Glover, Katelyn Hain, Brad Kohlhagen

Soil Health is a rapidly evolving movement that is frequently in the headlines. Water Quality is important everywhere, but specific issues vary widely based on geography, land use, and population. Attend this webinar to learn about resources that you can use to answer...

2018 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Misidentified Pests in the Landscape

Friday, March 2, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Erfan Vafaie

Pests in the landscape?? We deal with it everyday. Did you know that many pesticides areoften misused simply because the pest was not identified correctly? Beneficial insects also feel the wrath of our misuse. Let's learn about some of our Misidentified Pests in the...

Sustainable Wood Products Tools For State, District & County Extension Professionals - the Askforwood.com Project

Monday, March 5, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

The increasing emphasis on sustainability of materials andbuilding design opens up new opportunities for wood usein nonresidential construction. As a renewable resourcethat sequesters carbon, wood has significant environmentaladvantages over competing materials. Using wood...

White Satin Moth in the Lake Tahoe Basin, Current Conditions

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

Utah State University Learn at Lunch Webinar Series:Gene Phillips, Forest Health Specialist, Nevada Division of ForestryThis presentation of the White Satin Moth in the Lake Tahoe Basin covers the current levels of infestations of the current outbreak. This includes a brief...

Environmental Enrichment for small and backyard flocks

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Rachel Dennis

Feather pecking can be an issue in any poultry flock. This can be alleviated with environmental enrichments. Rachel Dennis from the University of Maryland will discuss environmental enrichments for a variety of different poultry species - from quail to emu with everything...