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The Re-Authorization of the Farm Bill: A Legislative Process

Community Nutrition Education Updated: October 15, 2018

Many Extension programs are tied to the Farm Bill. This document outlines the legislative process used to create the Farm Bill.

Texting Programs in SNAP-Ed

Community Nutrition Education Updated: October 15, 2018

Creating a text message based program has shown to be a non-conventional way to provide nutrition education to SNAP-Ed participants.  There are many programs...

Livestock and Poultry Environmental Learning Center Contents

Animal Manure Management Updated: October 15, 2018

Waste to Worth Presentation Proposals Due November 15Previous Waste to Worth Recordings/ProceedingsTopics:About UsArchived WebcastsUpcoming...

Job Safety Analysis

Ag Safety and Health Updated: October 12, 2018

(Source: Penn State University Ag Safety & Health)Job safety analysis. (2013) Farm and Ranch eXtension in Safety and Health (FReSH) Community of Practice....

Machinery and Equipment Safety Publications

Ag Safety and Health Updated: October 12, 2018

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Nutrition of the Organic Dairy Herd

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 11, 2018

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Organic Dairy Production Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 11, 2018

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Herd Health on Organic Dairy Farms

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 11, 2018

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Webinars by eOrganic

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 11, 2018

Live and archived webinars on organic farming and research

Molasses as the Primary Energy Source for Grazing Dairy Cows

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 11, 2018

 Please join eOrganic for a webinar on Molasses as the Primary Energy Source for Grazing Dairy Cows, which will take place on December 11, 2019 at 11AM...

Bites, Stings, and Venomous Things

Ag Safety and Health Updated: October 11, 2018

Practically all of us have a story about an unpleasant encounter with a spider, bee, wasp, or snake. In 2011, the American Association of Poison Control...

Novel Reproductive Traits for Genomic Selection

Dairy Updated: October 10, 2018

Fertility is a key component of modern dairy production systems. However, a trend for declining dairy fertility has been evident in diverse production...

Dairy Cattle Genetics

Dairy Updated: October 10, 2018

Improvement of dairy herd genetics can affect herd health, longevity, reproductive traits, and many other vital aspects of dairy cattle production. It can...

Lower Financial Risk by Increasing Soil Health

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 10, 2018

Join eOrganic and the Organic Farming Research Foundation for a webinar on how to lower your financial risk by increasing soil health by Mark Schonbeck of...

Hail Can Happen! Insurance Options for Organic Farms

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 10, 2018

Join eOrganic and the Organic Farming Research Foundation for a webinar about insurance options for organic farm, which takes place on February 6, 2019 at...

Organic Farming and Soil Health in the Western U.S. Webinar Series

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 10, 2018

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...

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Updated: October 10, 2018

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Organic Vegetable Production Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 09, 2018

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Organic Vegetable Production Systems, Soil and Fertility Management in Organic Farming Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 09, 2018

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Soil and Fertility Management in Organic Farming Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 09, 2018

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Performance of Organic Treatments in Long-Term Systems Trials: Organic Benefits and Challenges In the Face of Climate Change Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 09, 2018

 Long term systems trials provide a wealth of data on the impacts of production management on crop performance and the agroecosystem. In this webinar, Dr....

Natural Enemies of Fire Ants

Imported Fire Ants Updated: October 08, 2018

 Classical or self-sustaining biological control is the use of imported natural enemies to suppress pests.Self-sustaining biological control can be an...

Geographic Distribution of Fire Ants

Imported Fire Ants Updated: October 08, 2018

Home > How to Kill Fire Ants > Where Fire Ants Are NowImported fire ants (Solenopsis invicta and Solenopsis richteri) originally came from South America. In...

Cover Cropping in Organic Farming Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 06, 2018

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Organic Vegetable Production Systems, Cover Cropping in Organic Farming Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 06, 2018

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

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