Upcoming Sessions

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Bury Seeds, Not Stress Webinar Series: Men and Mental Health — Breaking the Silence

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at 1:00 pm EDT

This webinar examines the prevalence of mental health issues among men as well as the barriers to seeking and receiving treatment — and how to try to overcome them. How to recognize signs and symptoms, including reluctance to communicate or minimizing symptoms, will be...

Watershed Nutrient Inventories - Opportunities and Needs

Friday, September 20, 2019 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Erin Cortus, Mahmoud Sharara

Nutrient inventories and budgets are valuable tools that can guide decisions for both voluntary and mandatory nutrient management practices from farm to regional scale. Nutrient inventories of various scales provide different perspectives, and there are tradeoffs between...

Bury Seeds, Not Stress Series: Youth & Farm Stress

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 10:00 am EDT - Presented by Karen Fifield

The stress that farmers face — stemming from issues like low commodity prices, injuries and debt — can carry over into their personal lives and families. As a result, youth may experience stress from their families' farm conditions. This webinar covers the warning signs...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Managing Your Forested Farmland

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

9/25/19: Managing Your Forested FarmlandThis webinar will outline how farmers can best profit from and maintain their forested acres. Learn about the Maryland forestry legal framework and how you can benefit from creating a forest conservation plan. Registration:...

The Impact of Naloxone Access Laws on Opioid Overdose Deaths in the U.S.

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 3:00 pm EDT

Opioid overdose is the leading cause of unintentional death in the U.S. Narcan TM (Naloxone) is a prescription medicine that can reverse overdose effects. This research investigates the effect of Naloxone access laws on overdose death rates using state and temporal variation...

Supporting Beneficial Birds and Managing Pest Birds

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a webinar on supporting beneficial birds and managing pest birds. Beneficial birds can help farmers keep pest insects, rodents, and pest birds at bay. They act the same way that beneficial insects do in helping with pest control. The overwhelming majority of...

2019 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Scale Insects on Ornamental Plants

Friday, October 4, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Jeremy Pickens

Scale insects are odd looking creatures. In fact, you may have sad plants in the landscape, and not recognize these insects. Dr. Jeremy Pickens, Alabama Extension will provide clues to their identification and strategies to keep them under wraps. Webinars are moderated by...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Understanding Your Credit and Credit Scores

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

10/9/19: Understanding Your Credit and Credit ScoresUnderstanding credit is as important as knowing when to plant your crops. Credit defines your trustworthiness in repaying your debt. This webinar will provide an overview of how credit is used in your everyday life. Knowing...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Yes, It's Time for Twitter. Really.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

10/23/19: Yes, It's Time for Twitter. Really.Of all the social media platforms in use today, this presenter believes Twitter is the most valuable for the agriculture sector. Learn what is new in Twitter and how to grow your influence on the platform and join in conversations...

Introduction to Olives in Oregon

Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

Please use follow the 'location' link above to register for this webinar.This webinar is part of the 2019 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension. Heather Stoven and Victoria Binning of the OSU Extension Small...

2019 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Spiders Commonly Found in Houses

Friday, November 1, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Vicky Bertagnolli

Spiders can be found almost anywhere - indoor closets to outside dwellings - and in the soil too. These 8-legged beneficials often get a bad rap. Vicky Bertagnolli, Clemson Extension, will talk to us about identification, ecology, and management of our commonly found...

What can a leaf bud tell us about environmental change? Citizen Science, Master Gardeners and Nature's Notebook

Friday, November 8, 2019 at 1:00 pm EST

Please use follow the 'location' link above to register for this webinar.This webinar is part of the 2019 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension. Thousands of volunteer observers across the country are...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Excel and Spreadsheets on the Farm

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at 12:00 pm EST

11/13/19: Excel and Spreadsheets on the FarmExcel is powerful software that can help record, organize and sort your farm data. This webinar will provide an overview of excel spreadsheets and ideas on how to organize them for farm use.Registration:...

2019 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Reintroduction of the Red-cockaded Woodpecker

Friday, December 6, 2019 at 2:00 pm EST

The red-cockaded woodpecker has been the focus of conservation efforts for many years. Management of their nesting sites is extremely important for reproduction and longevity. In this webinar, we will learn about the behavior, history, and management strategies to bring...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Meals on Wheels- Food Trucks, Pop-up Markets, Home Delivery

Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 12:00 pm EST

12/11/19: Meals on Wheels- Food Trucks, Pop-up Markets, Home DeliveryConsumers are asking for convenience in their meal preparations, healthy foods but short wait times, and meals in a box delivered almost into their kitchen. How do the new models for marketing to these...