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Validation of Near-Infrared Reflectance Spectral Data for Analyzing Horse Manure

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 28, 2015

Increased horse numbers and insufficient acreage limit the ability for on-farm use of horse manure. Nearly 58% of surveyed farmers in NJ indicate that some...

Protection of Environmental Resources through the Implementation of Optimum Feed Management Practices on Equine Farms

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 28, 2015

The goal of this project was to develop a feed management program for equine producers in New Jersey similar to the USDA-NRCS 592 Practice Standard for Feed...

Wild Horses: Why the Controversy?

Updated: March 27, 2015

By Jamie Keyes, Utah State University Extension The debate that surrounds the management of feral horses is a controversy that encircles the west and its...

Horses Contents

Horses Updated: March 27, 2015

 

Horse Learning Lesson: Horse Adult Leader Training and Educational Resource

Horses Updated: March 27, 2015

Welcome to the Horse Adult Leader Training and Educational Resource (HALTER) Program! This progressive series of lessons is designed to offer equine science...

Craig H. Wood

Horses Updated: March 27, 2015

As Associate Director for eXtension, Craig  provides leadership in the creation and transformation of timely information through communities of practice for...

Horses CoP Members

Horses Updated: March 27, 2015

Colleen Brady, Chair Horses Team, Youth Horse Extension Specialist, Purdue UniversityKaren Waite, Vice-Chair Horses Equine Extension Specialist, Michigan...

Workforce Diversity

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Updated: March 27, 2015

The Workforce Diversity page includes strategies, techniques and resources for attracting, hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. Information will focus...

Financial Security for All Contents

Personal Finance Updated: March 27, 2015

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Financial Security: Consumer Credit

Personal Finance Military Families Updated: March 27, 2015

Credit can be a successful financial management tool. Using credit allows you flexibility in managing your budget to purchase goods and services when they...

Student Loans

Personal Finance Updated: March 27, 2015

Going to college means going into debt for a majority of American college students and the total amount of student loan debt now exceeds 1 trillion dollars....

Economics of Drought Management in Livestock

Drought affects ranches directly in terms of the amount of forage produced and water availability for livestock. Lost forage production is the most critical...

Consumer Friendlier Nutrition Labels

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: March 26, 2015

The FDA recently proposed a new Nutrition Facts label, representing the first overhaul since 1990. The new Nutrition Facts label is based on consensus...

Webinars by eOrganic

Organic Agriculture Updated: March 26, 2015

Live and archived webinars on organic farming and research

Carrot Improvement for Organic Agriculture Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: March 26, 2015

This webinar was recorded on March 24, and the recording will be posted here within 2 weeks!The Carrot Improvement for Organic Agriculture (CIOA) project is...

Baking evaluation, sensory analysis, and nutritional characteristics of modern, heritage, and ancient wheat varieties

Organic Agriculture Updated: March 26, 2015

This webinar was recorded on March 25, 2015 and the recording will be posted here within the next 1.5 weeks!The world is buzzing with talk about improved...

Injury Risk Assessment for Supervised Agricultural Experiences

Ag Safety and Health Updated: March 26, 2015

(Source: Utah State University)A supervised agricultural experience (SAE) is one of the three key components of an agricultural education program for high...

Pesticide Stewardship Contents

Updated: March 26, 2015

PESTICIDE STEWARDSHIP ARTICLES  PESTICIDE STEWARDSHIP  LEARNING MODULES  WHO ARE WE?Pesticide Environmental Stewardship Community Page

State Laws and Regulations

Updated: March 26, 2015

 Each state has pesticide laws governing pesticide sale, use, disposal, storage and transportation. State pesticide laws may be more restrictive than federal...

Toxicity of Pesticides

Updated: March 26, 2015

A pesticide is any substance used to control pests. Pests may be target insects, vegetation, fungi, etc. Most control the pests by poisoning them....

Waste to Worth Conference Social & Networking Activities

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 25, 2015

One of the most valuable aspects of a face to face conference is the opportunity to meet and get to know other people working in your area/s of interest. As...

Archived Dairy Cattle Webinars

Dairy Updated: March 25, 2015

 Proper Dry-Off Procedures to Prevent New Infections and Cure Existing Cases of MastitisDr. Stephen Nickerson, University of GeorgiaDuring this presentation...

Fast Pyrolysis Efficiently Turns Biomass into Renewable Fuels

Farm Energy Updated: March 25, 2015

Fast pyrolysis holds promise for converting biomass into transportation and heating fuels for the commercial renewable energy market.This article explains...

Beef Cattle Selection and Management for Adaptation to Drought

Animal Manure Management Updated: March 25, 2015

M.M. Rolf*, M.S. Calvo-Lorenzo*, S.E. Place*, C. Richards*, U. DeSilva*, R. Mateescu#, C. Krehbiel*, D. VanOverbeke*, A. Sutherland§, and D.L. Step**Oklahoma...

Upcoming Dairy Cattle Webinars

Dairy Updated: March 25, 2015

     The following sessions have each been approved for one CEU credit from ARPAS. To receive credit for participating in these webinars, you must report...

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