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Supplementing the Organic Dairy Cow Diet: Results of Molasses and Flaxseed Feeding Trials Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

 As certified organic grain prices continue to increase, dairy farmers are interested in finding ways to maintain or improve milk production while reducing...

Scouting for Vegetable and Fruit Pests on Organic Farms

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

Fruit Crop Pest Models - WSU Decision Aid SystemGarden Insects of North America - W. CranshawNatural Enemies Handbook - M.L Flint, S. DreistadtNortheast...

Organic Dairy Forages: Focus on Summer Annuals

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

Summer annual forages--including millet, sorghums, sorghum-sudans, and teff-- can be important complements to pastures during the summer slump as well as...

Shades of Green Dairy Farm Calculator Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

Slides from the webinar are available here as a pdf: http://cop.extension.org/mediawiki/files/0/0e/BenbrookWebinar.pdfResources from the webinar:Website of...

North Carolina's Statewide Initiative for Building a Local Food Economy Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

  Slides from the webinar as a pdf fileResources from the WebinarThe Center for Environmental Farming Systems (CEFS) WebsiteNC 10% Campaign for Local Foods...

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Associated with Dairy Farming Systems Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

About the webinar: This webinar was recorded on January 25, 2011. Agriculture is responsible for about 20% of global greenhouse gas emissions, with most of...

Grafting for Disease Management in Organic Tomato Production Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

  About the Webinar Learn about tomato grafting and how it can be utilized to manage diseases in organic open-field and high tunnel systems. Frank Louws of...

The Evolution, Status, and Future of Organic No-Till in the Northeast US Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

  About the webinarOrganic farmers in the mid-Atlantic region face many production constraints including farming on erodible soils in vulnerable watersheds....

Local Dirt: Beyond Marketing. Find Buyers, Sell Online, Source and Buy Product...Yourself Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

  About the webinar From word of mouth, to Facebook and Twitter, there are many free and easy ways to tell people about your farm and take orders. In this...

Integrated Pest Management in Organic Field Crops Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

   About the webinarIn this webinar, recorded on, March 29, 2011, a farmer,  Christine Mason, shares her approach to minimizing insect pest impact in...

Using Small Grains as Forages on Your Organic Dairy Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

  About the WebinarCereal grains can provide organic dairy farms with an early season crop to graze and/or harvest for forage as well as extend the grazing...

Fly Management in the Organic Dairy Pasture Webinar by eOrganic

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

About the WebinarIf left uncontrolled, external arthropod pests such as flies, lice, mites, and grubs on organic dairy farms can negatively impact animal...

Stockpiling Forages to Extend the Grazing Season on Your Organic Dairy Webinar by eOrganic

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

 About the WebinarWinter feed is a livestock farmer's biggest expense. Extending the grazing season using stockpiling can cut those costs by 20% or more....

Flooding and Organic Certification Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

Slides from the webinar as a pdf fileAdditional Resource: FDA Guidance for Industry: Evaluating the Safety of Flood-affected Food Crops for Human...

How to Breed for Organic Production Systems Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

This webinar was recorded on Tuesday, October 18, 2011During this webinar, Dr. Jim Myers, Oregon State University, will discuss how to breed for organic...

Plan For Marketing Your Organic Products Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

Growing great food is only half the battle to achieve farming success. You also have to be an effective marketer. As the 2011 growing season winds down for...

Root Media and Fertility Management for Organic Transplants Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

 PDF handout for this webinarIn this webinar, John will focus on helping farmers understand simplified root media and fertility management options for high...

Impact of Organic Grain Farming Methods on Climate Change Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

About the Webinar In this webinar, recorded on November 12, 2010, Dr. Michel Cavigelli discusses how agriculture contributes to climate change and how...

Cover Cropping to Suppress Weeds in Northeast US Farming Systems Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

Resources From the WebinarDownload the slides: http://cop.extension.org/mediawiki/files/4/44/CurranandRyanWebinar.pdfThe Rose Review - Reduced-Tillage...

Transitioning Organic Dairy Cows Off and On Pasture Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

The slides from this webinar are available at the following link as a pdf file: http://cop.extension.org/mediawiki/files/4/41/Webinar_Kersbergen.pdfResources...

Using Winter Killed Cover Crops to Facilitate Organic No-till Planting of Early Spring Vegetables Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

About the Webinar Using weed suppressing, winter killed cover crops is one potential way to eliminate spring tillage in an organic vegetable production...

Assessing Nitrogen Contribution and Rhizobia Diversity Associated with Winter Legume Cover Crops in Organic Systems Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

Resources and notes from the webinar:Clovers were planted at a density of 22.4 kg ha-1, vetches at 28 kg ha-1, winter peas at 67.2 kg ha-1, lupin at 134 kg...

Organic Farming Financial Benchmarks Webinar by eOrganic

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

 Resources from the WebinarAbout the webinarWhile there is much anecdotal information about farm performance and profitability, real world information about...

Organic Late Blight Management 2009 Webinar by eOrganic

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

 Late blight is a serious disease of potato and tomato family (Solanaceous) crops worldwide that can be difficult to control organically. eOrganic presenters...

ABCs of Organic Certification Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: October 26, 2018

About the webinarThinking about getting certified, but don't know where to start? Have questions about the USDA organic standards? Join national organic...

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