Upcoming Sessions

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Understanding Stress and Depression in Farmers and Ranchers

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 1:00 pm EDT

The Rural Family Support Network is a team of Extension professionals in the North Central Region of the United States whose mission is to address issues related to stress and overall health concerns for farm and ranch families. Supported by a grant from the North Central...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Protecting Yourself and Others on the Farm

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

3/13/19: Protecting yourself and others on the farmAttend this webinar to learn about some easy steps you can take to protect your and your employees' health, and bring your farm into compliance with the Worker Protection Standard. Communicating clearly with everyone on your...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Soils and Salts: From Fertilizer to Tidewater

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

3/27/19: Soils and Salts: From Fertilizer to TidewaterSalts are a natural component of soils. In fact most nutrients and fertilizers exist in salt forms such as potassium chloride (KCl). Salts can have a negative effect on plant growth, reducing their ability to pull water...

Breeding New Cultivars for Soil-enhancing Organic Cropping Systems in the Western Region (Organic Farming and Soil Health in the Western U.S. Webinar Series #5)

Wednesday, March 27, 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 ...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Estate and Transition Planning Success

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

Estate and Transition Planning Success! Real Life Examples of How to Develop a Plan to Transition Your Farm to the Next GenerationDo you have a plan to transition to the farm to the next generation of managers? Does it accomplish all your goals? Are you considering adopting...

Preparing for Drought: The Role of Soil Health in Water Management in Organic Production

Wednesday, April 17, 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 ...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Predator Control for your Small Flock

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

4/24/19: Predator Control for your Small FlockOne of the chicken lovers worse fears is losing a beloved chicken to a predator. It can happen to the best of us. This webinar will identifiy patterns of predation and how to keep your small flock safe.Registration:...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Keep it Legal!: Legal Considerations for Marketing Your Farm on Social Media

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 12:00 pm EDT

5/8/19: Keep it Legal!: Legal Considerations for Marketing Your Farm Social MediaFarmers are being told that they have to get onboard with interactive marketing opportunities such as Facebook, Instagram, websites, blogs, e-mail campaigns, podcasts, and even e-commerce. But...

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 ...

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 ...

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:...