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Kids Who See Their Veggies See a Brighter Future

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: May 23, 2017

When it comes to eating vegetables, sometimes kids don’t budge. Parents dread seeing their children’s disgusted facial expressions in the presence of leafy...

Apples vs. Chips: Help Kids Make Healthy A La Carte Choices at Lunch

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: May 23, 2017

Close your eyes and picture school lunch…Most likely the image that appeared in your mind is of a compartment tray holding an entrée, fruit and/or vegetable...

On-Farm Nutrient Management Research: Replacing Commercial Sidedress Nitrogen with Liquid Livestock Manure on Emerged Corn

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 22, 2017

This webinar highlights the on-farm research that has been done and is being planned in the state of Ohio to capitalize on the opportunity to apply in-season...

Archived Webcasts, Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 22, 2017

Each archive page contains video clips, presentation slides, written summaries of the question and answer session (when available), and links to additional...

Chronological Webcast Archive

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 22, 2017

AgSafety4u Certificate Course

Ag Safety and Health Updated: May 22, 2017

The Agricultural Safety and Health team at the Pennsylvania State University, recognizing the need for formalized agricultural safety and health education...

Job Postings

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Updated: May 22, 2017

The listings below will take you to the respective institution's employment job postings page, or a link where more information can be found. On those pages...

Organizing demonstrations and tours for Government officials and Extension on Animal Mortality Management

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 22, 2017

Provide some discussion on putting together Tour and Demonstration educational events. To Provide real life demonstrations and educational opportunities...

Poultry Mortality Freezer Units: Better BMP, Better Biosecurity, Better Bottom Line.

Why Tackle Mortality Management?  It’s Ripe for Revolution.The poultry industry has enjoyed a long run of technological and scientific advancements that have...

PA Finishing Swine Barn Experience: Changing from Mortality Burial to a Michigan Style Composting Barn

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 22, 2017

In the spring of 2014, the farmer with a 2020 finishing pig barn, wanted to change from burial of mortality to composting the mortality. We will document the...

Recommendations for Manure Injection and Incorporation Technologies for Phase 6 Chesapeake Bay Watershed Model

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 21, 2017

A Best Management Practice (BMP) Expert Panel was convened under guidance of the Chesapeake Bay Program’s (CBP) Water Quality Goal Implementation Team to...

Recommendations of the Chesapeake Bay Program Expert Panel on Manure Treatment Technologies

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 21, 2017

The US EPA Chesapeake Bay Program assesses nutrient loading to the Chesapeake Bay. There is a need to determine the impact of manure treatment technologies...

Developing Science-Based Estimates of Best Management Practice Effectiveness for the Phase 6 Chesapeake Bay Watershed Model

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 20, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Program (CBP) is a regional partnership that leads and directs Chesapeake Bay restoration and protection. The CBP uses a suite of modeling...

Partnerships in the Manure Nutrient Management Field

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 20, 2017

Responsible manure nutrient management improves environmental quality while maintaining agricultural productivity. Multiple organizations and individuals...

Field Technology & Water Quality Outreach

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 20, 2017

In 2015, Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) partnered with local and state agencies to help identify potential sources of fecal coliform...

Using Your Smartphone As a Tool for Live Streaming and Capturing Video In the Field

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 20, 2017

This workshop will introduce tips and equipment for using a smartphone or tablet to obtain live video in the field, whether from workshops, farm visits,...

Using Augmented Reality to Enhance Presentations, Publications, and Augmented Tours

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 19, 2017

This mini-workshop will highlight tools and techniques for revving up posters, publications, or demonstrations through augmented reality (AR). AR is...

Agenda for Waste to Worth 2017

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 19, 2017

  Using Your Smartphone for Live Streaming or Capturing Video in the Field Overview of the Nutrient Recycling Challenge (Hema Subramanian and Joseph...

Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center Webinar Series

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 19, 2017

The Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center offers a free monthly webinar on a variety of issues related to animal manure management.

Upcoming Webcasts - Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 19, 2017

Past webcasts are available at Webcast ArchiveThe one-hour webcast seminars are typically held on the third Friday of each month at 2:30 pm (eastern), 1:30...

Live Webinar Information

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 19, 2017

The next webinar is titled "The Use of Runoff Risk Advisory Tools for Water Quality Protection" and will be held on June 16, 2017 at 1:30 pm central.

Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center Contents

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 19, 2017

May Newsletter Waste to Worth Online Agenda Topics:About UsArchived WebcastsUpcoming WebcastsContinuing Education UnitsResources:

How Well Do We Understand Nitrous Oxide Emissions from Open-lot Cattle Systems?

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 19, 2017

Nitrous oxide (N2O) emissions from concentrated animal feeding operations, including cattle feedyards, have become an important research topic. However,...

Livestock Methane Emissions Estimated and Mapped at a County-level Scale for the Contiguous United States

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 19, 2017

This analysis of methane emissions used a “bottom-up” approach based on animal inventories, feed dry matter intake, and emission factors to estimate...

Evaluation of a Model to Predict Enteric Methane Production from Feedlot Cattle

Animal Manure Management Updated: May 19, 2017

Continual refinement of methods estimating enteric methane production in beef finishing cattle provides a more accurate assessment of the environmental...

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