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MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Agriculture Labor Mistakes To Avoid

Wednesday, Sep. 23, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online Webinar
Agricultural Labor Mistakes to Avoid Agricultural employers face a variety of unique legal challenges. Although there are some exemptions for agricultural workers in federal and state labor laws, incorrectly applying those exemptions is, according to the U.S. Department of Labor, a common mistake...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Thoughts on Animal Welfare

Wednesday, Sep. 9, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online Webinar
Thoughts on Animal Welfare Animal welfare is in the eye of the beholder. In other words, different stakeholders have different perspectives and definitions of animal welfare. In the United States, the consumer is the primary stakeholder driving the dynamics of change in how livestock and poultry...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture: Emotional Well-Being: Warning Signs and Resources

Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online Webinar
Emotional Well-Being: Warning Signs and Resources Farmers experience a wide range of emotional stress that can affect both the individual and their family. This session will share warning signs and resources available to deal with emotional stress. Some topics covered include financial stress,...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Marketing Campaigns- Start Small to Grow Tall

Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online Webinar
Marketing Campaigns- Start Small to Grow Tall How much should you budget for marketing your product or service in your annual planning? Hurried and worried that you don't have time for all that posting, writing, emailing, and going to markets? Prioritize you marketing efforts to be most efficient...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Beef Basics: Things to Consider Before Starting Your Small Herd

Wednesday, Jul. 22, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online Webinar
Beef Basics: Things to Consider Before Starting your Small Herd This webinar will address key areas that need to be considered before starting a small beef herd. Emphasis for this talk will be on defining of end-product goals and using those goals to drive animal management decisions. This talk...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Designing a Successful Pasture and Grazing System

Wednesday, Jul. 8, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online Webinar
Designing a Successful Pasture and Grazing System A well-managed pasture is one of the most cost-effective and high value feeds that can be produced. Not sure where to begin? This webinar will provide an overview of different grazing systems and will discuss essential considerations like layout,...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Invasive Insects: Impacts In Agriculture

Wednesday, Jun. 10, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online Webinar
Invasive Insects: Impacts In Agriculture Insects can cause serious damage by feeding on crops, and insect species that have been introduced from other countries can often cause the most serious economic damage. This webinar will cover some of the basic biology and ecology of invasive species and...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Customer Service- Keys to Successful Retention

Wednesday, May. 27, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online Webinar
Customer Service- Keys to Successful Retention "The customer is always right!" But, what do they want? And how is customer service handled when doing online sales? How do I keep new customers coming back? Join Ginger Myers, University of Maryland Extension Marketing Specialist, to learn more about...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Got Milk? Are Dairy Goats a Good Fit For Your Farm?

Wednesday, May. 13, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online Webinar
Got Milk? Are Dairy Goats a Good Fit For Your Farm? Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of adding dairy breeds to existing goat herds as well as the basics of choosing the right breed and how to milk. Registration: https://universityofextension.eventbrite.com/ For upcoming and archived...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture Webinar: Health Care in Your Senior Years

Wednesday, Apr. 22, 2020 - 12:00pm
Online Webinar
Health Care in Your Senior Years Thinking about your health care plans after retirement or worried about how health care costs play into your retirement. Join us to discuss Medicare and other insurance options when you turn 65. Additional information will be shared about estimating health care...

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