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Improving Health and Sustainability Outcomes through Meatless Monday

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: September 11, 2018

Becky Ramsing, MPH, RDN is a senior program officer with the Food Communities and Public Health Program at the Center for a Livable Future at Johns Hopkins...

An Overview of USDA Emergency Feeding Procedures (Part 1 of 2)

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: September 10, 2018

 One of the missions of the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is to increase food security and reduce hunger among those Americans in need of nutritious...

School Food Authorities’ Role in Emergency Feeding Procedures (Part 2 of 2)

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: September 10, 2018

(The first part of the article can be found here.)In the face of a disaster that requires an emergency feeding operation, schools play an important role in...

Smarter Lunchrooms Research Showcase: Research from the 2018 Smarter Lunchrooms Symposium

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: September 10, 2018

 Join Dr. David Just, Associate Director of Graduate Studies in the Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management at Cornell University and co-Director of...

Tips for Writing Successful Grant Applications

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: September 10, 2018

Join Adam Brumberg, deputy director of the Cornell Food and Brand Lab, as he shares pro tips for writing a winning grant application! Twenty years in the...

Upcoming and Past webinars for small and backyard poultry

Small and Backyard Flocks Updated: September 10, 2018

Backyard poultry zoning regulations: Working with your local authorities (October 2, 2018; 3 PM)Overview of chicken anatomy (November 1, 2018; 3 PM...

Nudges using Inexpensive Toys and Stickers Proven Effective in Promoting Selection and Consumption of Fruits and Vegetables (F/V) in Elementary School Lunchrooms

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: September 07, 2018

 Increasing selection and consumption of healthy foods among children has proven challenging to improve in schools.  Children often do not select these items...

State and Provincial Master Gardener Programs: Extension and Affiliated Program Listings

Extension Master Gardener Updated: September 05, 2018

Looking to find an Extension Master Gardener program in your state? Nearly all Master Gardener programs in the United States administer training through a...

FReSH e-News

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 04, 2018

Tire Safety: Expiration Dates

Ag Safety and Health Updated: September 04, 2018

Imagine cruising down the road on a beautiful spring afternoon or returning home after a long day at work when suddenly the back right tire of your vehicle...

Webinars by eOrganic

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 31, 2018

Live and archived webinars on organic farming and research

May 2018

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

Read this newsletter in your web browser hereThe first webinar in the Soil Health and Organic Farming Webinar Series with Mark Schonbeck and Diana Jerkins of...

June 2018

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

View this newsletter in your browser hereThere are still a few spots left in our webinar today at 11 Pacific, 12 Mountain, 1 Central, 2 Eastern: Weed...

May 2017

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

The Organic Confluences Summit: Making Research Count, organized by the Organic Center, is just around the corner on May 22-23, 2017. The conference, which...

June 2017

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

Learn about growing and dehulling the "ancient" grains emmer, einkorn and spelt in this new video created by members of the NIFA OREI funded research project...

July 2017

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

This new eOrganic article contains the most up-to-date information on managing Fire Blight organically in the western U.S. Learn how to identify the disease,...

Articles on Organic Agriculture by eOrganic

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

Find all of our great resources for organic farming

May 2015

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

In this issue:We're taking a summer break from our webinar series and will return for our 6th season in the fall, but our extensive archive of recordings is...

April 2017

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

This webinar will present the findings from the report by the Organic Farming Research Foundation:Taking Stock: Analyzing and Reporting Organic Research...

May 2013

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

Having trouble viewing this? See it online hereCurrent and Future Prospects For Biodegradable Plastic Mulch in Certified Organic Production Systems, by...

May 2016

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

View this newsletter in your browserWe're taking a break from our own webinar series, but you may be interested in attending some of these organic farming...

November 2017

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

View this newsletter in your browserThis article, by Andrew Petran of the University of Minnesota examines the biology and management of spotted wing...

Growing the eOrganic Community: Annual Report 2015

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

ContentseOrganic completed its seventh year in 2015 as the Organic Agriculture Community of Practice at http://www.extension.org. Our goals are to engage...

April 2014

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

In this issueBirdsfoot Trefoil as a Forage on Organic Dairy Farms: Join eOrganic for a webinar on Birdsfoot Trefoil as a forage on organic dairy farms with...

Growing the eOrganic Community: Annual Report 2014

Organic Agriculture Updated: August 30, 2018

ContentsDownload a pdf of this annual report here or view this report online here.eOrganic is the Organic Agriculture Community of Practice at...

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