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eXtension Technologies--Looking to the Future

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Lawrence Lippke, Ben MacNeill, Jason Young, Mark Locklear

As eXtension grows the Impact Collaborative, it continues to offer technology that supports its members and the Cooperative Extension Service. We are upgrading our tools in ways that will ensure the future of content for communities of practice (CoPs), and provide CoPs greater...

Transitioning from Gray to Green Infrastructure Using Urban Forestry

Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

Depleted and degraded water resources are driving communities to look for integrated natural-engineered systems for managing stormwater. Natural and built environments can be reconfigured to restore hydrological and ecological functions, better support the water needs of the...

STEM and poultry

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 3:30 pm EDT

Science Technology Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) is used broadly in the poultry industry. Some examples of the various fields that are used, projects possible, and the interest / career opportunities for students interested in applying stem in their own sector of...

Tree Q & A with Extension Forestry Specialist, Dr. Mike Kuhns

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

You asked, we listened. Join Extension Forestry Specialist, Mike Kuhns for an hour of tackling some of your hardest tree-related questions. Every month we poll our Learn at Lunch Webinar audience and ask what future webinars should focus on. Mike will select specific questions...

Timely Issues In Mid-Atlantic Agriculture: Agricultural Trade

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT

With international trade issues currently in the news, agricultural producers understandably have questions about how changes in U.S. trade policy could impact U.S. agriculture. Those involved with agriculture in and around Maryland should register now for the Department of...

Successful Efforts in Stopping Aquatic Invasive Species from the Pet and Pond Trades

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 3:00 pm EDT

Invasive aquatic plants and animals introduced through trade channels pose a significant threat to natural ecosystems. Invasive organisms can be released into waterways or escape from private ponds and water gardens. Invasive aquatic species can also be included in shipments...

Webinar: Stress Management on the Farm

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT

7/11/18: Stress Management on the FarmThe truth is that farming is hard on both your physical and mental health. Explore a variety of self-care tips to protect your health and sanity as a farmer. Dig into practical and empowering stress-reduction techniques to incorporate into...

Turfgrass Science & Industry Cooperate to Answer the Call for Reduced Water Use

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 4:00 pm EDT - Presented by Kelly Kopp

The turfgrass industry and turfgrass scientists have been focused on sustainable turfgrass management practices for many years, resulting in reduced input of fertilizers, pesticides, and other products. In more recent years, the focus has turned to turfgrass water use and now...

Trees for Bees: Pollinator Habitats in Urban Forests

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

Pollinator habitats are important to all landscapes, including urban and suburban forests. Pollinators need numerous resources in addition to nectar and pollen, such as nesting sites, water, and shelter. The webinar will cover pollinator habitat needs and ways to promote...

Online VA CFA and Trained Technician Recertification open until 6/30

Saturday, June 30, 2018 at 5:00 pm EDT

This is an on-demand VA Certified Fertilier Applicator and Trained Technician Recertification course hosted on eXtension campus. There is no set time for this course to be complete. The course will remain open until we host another live webinar, typically in June.The basics...

Practical Food Safety in the Garden

Thursday, June 28, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Sara Runkel

This webinar is part of the 2018 series of Advanced Training Webinars for Master Gardeners sponsored by Oregon State University Extension.Concerned about recent food safety issues associated with fresh produce? Sara Runkel (OSU Extension) will help you understand how to...