Upcoming Sessions

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MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Thought Leadership and Branding on Social Media

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

5/22/19: Thought Leadership and Branding on Social MediaSuccess on Social Media is more than selling a product or service. For the agriculture sector, success is measured by engaged conversations, reaching out beyond our comfort zone and cultivating your personal and...

Meeting Weather Challenges in the Western U.S.: Organic Practices to Mitigate and Prepare for Climate Change

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

Please join the Organic Farming Research Foundation and eOrganic for a series of eight free webinar trainings on organic farming and soil health in the Western U.S. The webinar trainings will target agricultural professionals including Extension personnel, other agency ...

Preventing disease in backyard poultry flocks

Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Claudia Dunkley

With more and more people getting small and backyard flocks, disease prevention becomes more and more important. With virulent Newcastle Disease outbreak in California and the ever present risk of avian influenza, flock owners need to have a good biosecurity program. Dr....

“First Look” Reading a Pesticide Label to Protect Bees

Thursday, May 30, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

Pre-register by clicking the 'Location' link above (use a desktop, laptop or the Zoom app on mobile devices).Join us for a special offering in the 2019 OSU Extension Master Gardener Advanced Training webinar series. “First Look” invites Oregon State University students to...

2019 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Batty for Bats

Friday, June 7, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Janet Hurley

Bats are one of the most interesting and important wildlife pests we encounter in pest control. At the same time, they play a giant role in agriculture - and eat a lot of our insect pests. Join Janet Hurley, Texas A&M Agrilife Extension as she discusses bat behavior...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Emotional Well-Being: Warning Signs and Resources

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

6/12/19: Emotional Well-Being: Warning Signs and ResourcesFarmers experience a wide range of emotional stress that can effect both the individual and their family. This session will share warning signs and resources available to deal with emotional stress. Some topics...

Soil Biology for the Western Region: Organic Practices to Recruit and Nurture Beneficial Biota in the Soil

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT

Please join the Organic Farming Research Foundation and eOrganic for a series of eight free webinar trainings on organic farming and soil health in the Western U.S. The webinar trainings will target agricultural professionals including Extension personnel, other agency ...

Hosting a coop tour

Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 3:00 pm EDT

With many areas with increased interest in backyard flocks, some groups have been organizing a 'Tour de coops' to let people know what is involved in having a backyard flock. It is not as easy as it sounds. There are a lot of things to consider. Dr. Mickey Hall from Clemson...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Putting All Your Eggs in One Basket

Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

6/26/19: Putting All Your Eggs in One BasketThis session will cover raising backyard poultry for egg production and sales. Topics covered includes basic nutrition and problems encountered with laying hens. We will also talk about handling eggs and what to do if someone...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Water and Water Reuse in Agriculture

Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

7/10/19: Water and Water Reuse in AgricultureWater is so important on the farm – but not all water sources are the same. This webinar will go over recent research on water quality differences between river, pond, and recycled water as well as explaining how recycled water...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Introduction to Integrated Pest Management

Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

7/24/19: Introducton to Integrated Pest ManagementIntegrated pest management (IPM), is a broad-based approach to keeping pests population below economic injury level. This webinar will review basic IPM pinciples, control tactics, and how to diagnose problems. Registration:...

2019 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: GMOs and Their Effect on Insect Populations

Friday, August 2, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Rudy Pacumbaba

Explore the world of insects and how genetically modified crops effect their populations by Dr. Rudy Pacumbaba, Alabama Extension. Webinars are moderated by Dr. Tim Davis, UGA Extension and Vicky Bertagnolli, Clemson Extension, and coordinated by Dani Carroll, Alabama...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Farm Liability Insurance and Farm Business Structures

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

8/14/19: Farm Liability Insurance and Farm Business Structures: How they can work together to protect you and your farming businessBewildered by the many types of farm insurance? Confused about the difference between a sole proprietorship, an LLC, a corporation, and a...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Boost Your Email Newsletter Open Rates

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

8/28/19: Boost Your Email Newsletter Open RatesWhile some claim they are “dead,” email marketing still has one of the highest engagement rates and returns on investment of any marketing strategy. The success of your email newsletters is dependent upon their open rates. Learn a...

2019 All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Ouch! Red Imported Fire Ants in the Landscape

Friday, September 6, 2019 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Timothy Davis

Whether a landscape, home garden, pasture, or urban space, fire ants can cause distress. Dr. Tim Davis, UGA Extension, will deliver this exciting webinar on red imported fire ants. Understanding their life cycle is the only way to choose and apply a management strategy that...