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MORE THAN OPIOIDS: THE SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF DRUG OVERDOSE AND RELATED DESPAIR IN RURAL AND SMALL CITY AMERICA

Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

The Rural Health and Safety Education webinar series “Combating Opioids” is hosted by Purdue University Extension and the NCRCRD as part of a USDA/NIFA grant.* This webinar will summarize recent trends in opioid mortality rates and related deaths of despair (e.g., other...

The low FODMAP diet for irritable bowel syndrome: From evidence to practice

Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 11:00 am EDT

We are offering 1 CPEU for Registered Dietitians for today’s webinar. To receive your CDR CPEU certificate, please click on the qualtrics link on this pagehttps://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_aWqlu2Mwyw4pYA5One of the most requested topics for MFLN Nutrition and Wellness...

From Science to Action: Evidence-based Programs for Nature & Health Communities

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT

The science about nearby nature and human health response has been growing for decades. Local governments agencies, the private sector, and NGOs are acting on the evidence, creating programs for human health benefits. Extension Agents can help support program development and...

BIAS - Behavioral Interventions to Advance Self-Sufficiency

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 12:30 pm EDT

The BIAS project uses a behavioral economics lens to examine human services programs that serve poor and vulnerable families. The project demonstrates the value of applying behavioral insights to improve the efficacy of human services programs.Presenters: Toija Riggins,...

Risk Management for Food Entrepreneurs Webinar- MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT

You've worked long and hard to launch your specialty food business. Folks love the product and you're picking up more sales every month and even have a major retail chain interested in test marking your product in several of their stores. But you could lose your business,...

TRICARE Reforms in 2018

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 11:00 am EDT

To receive a CE credit OR certificate of completion, please complete the evaluation survey found at: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_b3nCzy1D7lRySsBThis webinar will summarize significant reforms to TRICARE, the Department of Defense health plan for military members...

Project BreakFAST: Increasing School Breakfast Participation by High School Students

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Mary Schroeder

Breakfast is often considered the most important meal of the day but many teenagers skip it. In this webinar you will learn about the evidenced-based Project breakFAST: Fueling Academics & Strengthening Teens. This research project was a four-year study to test ways to...

Communicating with Farmers Under Stress

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 12:00 pm EDT

This workshop has been developed for people who work with agricultural producers and farm families and want to know more about managing farm-related stress and learn ways to approach and communicate with those in need. · Adam Kantrovich, PhD from Clemson University...

Getting to Know You: Introducing Personal Finance Managers and Cooperative Extension to Each Other

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Barbara O'Neill

This is a free webinar hosted by the Personal Finance concentration area of the Military Families Learning Network. This 90-minute webinar will focus on building community capacity among financial educators working with military service members. Community Capacity is the...

Understanding Ag Research Tool Package for Extension Educators- 2017 NC ANR Academy

Friday, March 23, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Sara Berg, Josh Coltrain, Lizabeth Stahl, John Thomas

Agriculture research is a vital part of an ever-changing industry. As extension professionals, we often present or provide applied research data to audiences who have not been trained in statistics or research interpretation. In an effort to improve basic research...

Programming for Clientele with Developmental Disabilities

Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Michelle Brill, Jeannette Rea-Keywood

Providing opportunities for Extension educators and volunteers to learn how to effectively engage individuals with developmental disabilities in their programming is essential to our diversity and inclusion mandate. Programming for Clientele with Developmental Disabilities...

Polishing our Protective Shields: Exploring Ways to Protect Youth from Violence

Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 11:00 am EDT

To obtain CEUs, take the webinar's Evaluation & Post-Test here: https://vte.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_6yCtYVlRHlkR0Xz About this WebinarThis 90-minute webinar will focus on three different types of violence impacting youth including bullying, relationship violence in...

Organic Tomato Foliar Pathogen IPM Webinar

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for webinar on how to manage foliar pathogens organically! Effectively managing foliar pathogens is one of the biggest challenges facing organic tomato growers. This webinar will provide an overview of practices that can help synergistically address this...

Farmer to non-farmer – The Role of Farmer Identity on Conservation

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 3:00 pm EDT

The trend to multifunctional rural landscapes in developed countries is characterized, in part, by the contrasting values, land uses and land management practices of rural property owners. In agricultural regions, it seems these trends are, at least in part, an expression of...

Conducting On-Farm Variety Trials to Manage Risk for Organic and Specialty Crop Producers Part 1

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join eOrganic for a 2-part webinar on how to conduct on-farm variety trials to reduce risk on organic and specialty crop farms. The goal of this two-part webinar series is to provide horticultural crop and small grain growers with the skills and information necessary to...