Upcoming Sessions

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Connecting Health Insurance and Ag Viability

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 10:00 am EDT

Health, access to care and health insurance affect the vitality of agricultural enterprises and farm and ranch families, according to results from a national research project funded by the USDA. Designed for Extension, tax, loan, health and other agricultural advisors,...

30 Days of Savings Challenge Recap and Review

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Michael Gutter

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network.During the month of September the Military Families Learning Network's Personal Finance team is hosting a 30-day money saving challenge that encourages...

360 Degree Video for Engaging Audiences

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Laura Thompson

Next Generation Extension is proud to host Laura Thompson on October 10th at 11:00 CT for 360 Degree Video for Engaging Audiences. https://nebraskaextension.zoom.us/j/583999580 360-degree or virtual reality video is a relatively new technology for engaging youth and adult...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar- Urban Soil Quality

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 12:00 pm EDT

10/11/17: Urban Soil QualityWhat are the contamination risks to be aware of when growing in urban soil? How should you test for soil contaminants? How do you interpret the test results? What treatment and management options exist? Which of those are practical? If you're...

Quality, affordable child care: Implications for economic, family, and child health and development

Friday, October 13, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Bradford Wiles

This webinar provides information about the multiple domains affected by families' access to quality, affordable child care. The Cornell model of family, child, and economic development will be used to examine the implications for meeting the child care needs of families with...

Performance Nutrition Considerations for Service Members and Veterans

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

Join the MFLN Nutrition & Wellness team and former Air Force dietitican Kimberly Feeney on sports nutrition considerations for service members and veterans. Questions? Contact us at MilFamLN@gmail.com.Learning Objectives Following the webinar, participants will be able...

Organic Seed Production Part 6: Seed Contracting, Economics and Policy

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

For the second year in a row, the Organic Seed Alliance (OSA) and the Multinational Exchange for Sustainable Agriculture (MESA) are presenting a series of six webinars on organic seed production. The webinars cover everything from planting to harvest, to the economics of...

The 60 Strategies of the Smarter Lunchrooms Scorecard

Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Erin Sharp, Adam Brumberg

Join Adam Brumberg, Deputy Director of the Cornell Food and Brand Lab, and Erin Sharp, MS, MAT, Curriculum Designer for the Smarter Lunchrooms National Office, as they go strategy-by-strategy through the Smarter Lunchrooms Scorecard, the very popular tool for evaluating any...

Successful Transition for Students with Special Needs: Advocating for Universal Design for Learning in Classrooms

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

Research has shown that all students and especially those receiving special education who follow a carefully crafted transition plan are more likely to achieve post-secondary success. Helping professionals can craft these plans, but many may not be aware of the various...

When Play is More than Just "Playing": Delivering Intentional Instruction through Daily Interactions

Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 11:00 am EDT

We often say, “Play is the work of the child.” But do we really believe in the power of play and its impact on a child’s development and learning trajectories? In this age of accountability, it’s easy to lose sight of what matters most and begin to value formal instructional...

Mid-Atlantic Composting and Compost Use Webinar Series: Webinar 5 - Equipment

Friday, October 20, 2017 at 2:00 pm EDT

Please join us for the fifth webinar in our Composting and Compost Use series. In this webinar, the presenter will provide an introduction (including description, pros and cons, and cost) to equipment useful for processing and handling feedstocks, building piles, monitoring...

Anchored. Podcast Episode 10- Keeping the Connections: A Look at Reintegration Groups for Families

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 8:00 am EDT

About this Podcast Reintegration after deployment is a familiar term for military service members and their families. The transition process often presents a variety of challenges, including difficulties making readjustments back into life with families, jobs, and within the...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar- Selling Your Farm Egg to Retail Outlets

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 at 12:00 pm EDT

10/25/17: Selling Your Farm Eggs to Retail OutletsDirect Marketing Shell Eggs to Retailers, Wholesalers, and Food Service Facilities in MarylandThere is a strong consumer demand for locally produced foods including a call for more locally produced eggs. Real profit potential...

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

Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 10:00 am EDT

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...

Transforming Extension: Enhanced Engagement through Client Management Systems

Friday, October 27, 2017 at 11:30 am EDT

The University of Missouri Extension is investing in transformative technology platforms to enhance engagement with the citizens of Missouri. During this session, the speaker will provide details about the specific e-commerce, e-marketing, online learning and event management...