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Soil Health and Organic Farming Webinar Series

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 17, 2019

Please join the Organic Farming Research Foundation and eOrganic for a series of 9 webinars focused on the topics covered in their new Soil Health and...

Measures of Soil Biology and Biological Activity

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 17, 2019

eOrganic author:Dr. Michelle M. Wander, University of IllinoisSource:Some content and the structure of the article is based on the consensus about indicators...

Making and Using Compost Teas

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 16, 2019

This webinar took place on November 4, 2015. The recording will be available here in about a week from that date!This webinar is aimed at a general audience,...

Stink Bug Management Using Trap Crops in Organic Farming

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 16, 2019

eOrganic author:Russell F. Mizell III, University of FloridaNote that the best plants to use as trap crops for the Brown Marmarated Stink Bug (BMSB) have not...

Best Practices for Completing a Smarter Lunchrooms Scorecard Assessment

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: May 16, 2019

Join Patty Hammond, Senior Nutritionist at the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Erie County’s SNAP-Ed/Eat Smart New York: Western New York Region program, as...

Job Postings

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Updated: May 16, 2019

 Extension Educator 4-H Youth Development University of Nebraska-Lincoln: UNL Extension is looking for an Extension Educator who would provide regional...

NMPAN Webinars

Small Meat Processors Updated: May 16, 2019

Thursday, June 27, 2019. 12pm Pacific/3pm EasternDuration: Up to 75 minutesConfirmed Speakers: Samantha Schaffstall, USDA AMS, Kathryn Quanbeck, Carman...

Extreme Weather: Challenges and Opportunities for Organic Farming Systems in the Midwest Region

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 16, 2019

This webinar was recorded on November 17, 2016.This webinar will discuss the impacts of extreme weather on organic farming systems in the Midwest region and...

Direct Marketing Introduction for Organic Farms

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 16, 2019

eOrganic authors:Garry Stephenson, Oregon State UniversityLarry Lev, Oregon State UniversityFarm direct marketing involves selling a product from the farm...

Soil Fertility in Organic Farming Systems: Much More than Plant Nutrition

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 16, 2019

eOrganic author:Michelle Wander, University of IllinoisIn organic farming systems, soil fertility means more than just providing plants with macro- and...

Farm Direct Marketing Case Studies

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 16, 2019

eOrganic author:Debra Sohm-LawsonCase studies were developed to provide information about the direct marketing opportunities that exist for farmers and how...

Managing Bad Stink Bugs Using Good Stink Bugs Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 16, 2019

This webinar by Dr. Yong-Lak Park of West Virginia University was recorded on January 22, 2015Brown marmorated stink bugs (BMSB) have caused considerable...

Hairy Vetch for Cover Cropping in Organic Farming

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 16, 2019

Source:Adapted from: Clark, A. (ed.) 2007. Managing cover crops profitably. 3rd ed. National SARE Outreach Handbook Series Book 9. National Agricultural...

Corn Breeding for Organic Markets

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 15, 2019

Slide handoutThis webinar will explore how different breeding styles and methods can be used to develop corn varieties that meet the diverse needs of...

An alternative to methyl bromide log fumigation

Wood Products Updated: May 08, 2019

by Henry Quesada. Virginia Tech.State and federal agencies across the country are taking action on methyl bromide (MB) log fumigation operations. For...

Organic Vegetable Farms in New England: Three Case Studies

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 07, 2019

eOrganic author:Kim Stoner, The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment StationSource:Stoner, K., S. Gilman, S. Vanek, B. Caldwell, C. Mohler, M. McGrath, D....

Ag Safety & Health Community of Practice (CoP) eNews

Ag Safety and Health Updated: May 06, 2019

Viral Diseases in Cucurbits: Identification and Management Strategies

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 03, 2019

This webinar took place on October 19, 2016.Presented by Dr. John Murphy of Auburn University, this presentation will focus on four commonly occurring...

Management Options for Striped Cucumber Beetle in Organic Cucurbits

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 03, 2019

Striped cucumber beetle (SCB) is one of the most challenging insects to control in organic cucurbit production. The presenters will discuss the basics of SCB...

Managing Cucurbit Downy Mildew in Organic Systems in the Northeast

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 03, 2019

This webinar, by Chris Smart of Cornell University, was recorded on December 6, 2016.Downy mildew of cucumber, pumpkin and other cucurbits occurs annually in...

Reflective Listening Strategies

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: May 03, 2019

Any successful collaborative relationship is grounded in effective communication. Whether your goal in a school is to enact positive change in lunchrooms,...

Organic Soil Fertility

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 02, 2019

eOrganic authors:Michelle Wander, University of IllinoisNick Andrews, Oregon State UniversityJohn McQueen, Oregon State University This article provides an...

Woodleaf Farm Soil Management System

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 02, 2019

eOrganic authors:Carl Rosato, Woodleaf FarmHelen Atthowe, Woodleaf FarmAlex Stone, Oregon State University  This article is part of the Woodleaf Farm Organic...

Conventional Chemical Soil Testing in Organic Farming Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 02, 2019

eOrganic author:Ellen Phillips, University of IllinoisSoil testing is one of several diagnostic tools used to evaluate soil quality, specifically pH, and...

Organic Seed Growers Conference 2016 Live Broadcast Feb 5-6

Organic Agriculture Updated: May 02, 2019

This webinar took place on February 5-6, 2016.Find recordings from this conference on this YouTube playlist:...

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