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Women in Agriculture Updated: January 23, 2015

The mission of the Women in Agriculture National Learning Network (WIA LN) is to help women in agriculture improve their quality of life by providing them...

Webinars by eOrganic

Organic Agriculture Updated: January 23, 2015

Live and archived webinars on organic farming and research

Managing Bad Stink Bugs Using Good Stink Bugs Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: January 23, 2015

This webinar was recorded on January 22, 2015Brown marmorated stink bugs (BMSB) have caused considerable economic damage in the Mid-Atlantic states, and...

Pruning Sub-Shrubs in the Water-Wise Landscape

Water Conservation for Lawn and Landscape Updated: January 23, 2015

Popular water-wise sub-shrubs include Russian sage, Blue mist spirea, and English lavender. These plants belong to a class of shrubs called...

Pruning to Maintain Plant Health

Updated: January 23, 2015

Incorrectly pruned evergreen shrub. Photo credit: Larry SagersStubs on this 'topped' oak tree forms spindly suckers. These trees are now weak, stressed,...

Pruning Basics in a Water-Wise Landscape

Updated: January 23, 2015

Basic pruning tools from left to right include a bypass hand pruner, lopper, and pruning saw. Source: I'm In The Garden TodayPruning is the process of...

Maintaining Native Water-Wise Landscapes

Updated: January 23, 2015

Naturalistic native desert plantings reflect the surrounding desert landscape at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum in Tucson, Arizona. Photo credit: ...

Basics of Organic Landscape Maintenance

Updated: January 23, 2015

Photo source: EPA.govMany people are interested in reducing or eliminating pesticides and inorganic fertilizers in the landscape because of concerns about...

Is It Really More Expensive to Eat Healthier?

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: January 23, 2015

Is it really more expensive to eat healthier?  Often, the general public assumes it is more expensive to eat healthier foods because an accurate method to...

Weeds in Water-Conserving Landscapes

Water Conservation for Lawn and Landscape Updated: January 23, 2015

Weeds are broadly defined as unwanted plants or plants that interfere with management goals – whether those goals are food production, athletic fields, or...

Methods of Weed Control in Water Conserving Landscapes

Water Conservation for Lawn and Landscape Updated: January 23, 2015

Limiting weeds through controlled irrigation. Photo source:Joby Elliott Flickr CC BY 2.0Nothing sucks the fun out of gardening quite like weeds.  They...

Organic Pest Management

Water Conservation for Lawn and Landscape Updated: January 23, 2015

These ladybugs (also called Ladybird or Ladybeetle) love to eat aphids. Photo source: About OrganicsMowing at a higher height promotes healthy root...

Erica Arambulo, MFLN Family Development

Military Families Updated: January 23, 2015

Erica Arambulo has recently been hired by the Military Families Learning Network Family Development concentration area. She was hired as support staff member...

Tabitha McCoy, MFLN Family Development

Military Families Updated: January 23, 2015

Tabitha McCoy is the Social Media Specialist for the Family Development concentration of the Military Families Learning Network.  She earned her Bachelor of...

Christina Rackley, MFLN Family Development

Military Families Updated: January 23, 2015

Christina Rackley has been recently hired by the Military Families Learning Network Family Development concentration area as a support staff member. She will...

Mark A. Tyson

Feral Hogs Updated: January 23, 2015

Mark A. Tyson is an Extension Associate with the Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences Extension Unit of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. He specializes...

What were traditional IRA contribution limits for an individual and non-working spouse for the years 1986-2000? Also, when did Roth IRAs begin, and what has been their contribution limit history?

Personal Finance Updated: January 23, 2015

Individual retirement accounts (IRAs) were introduced in 1974. Anyone with earned income can make the maximum traditional IRA contribution as long as they...

Organic Vegetable Production Systems, Plant Breeding in Organic Farming Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: January 22, 2015

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Organic Vegetable Production Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: January 22, 2015

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Plant Breeding in Organic Farming Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: January 22, 2015

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Carrot Improvement for Organic Agriculture Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: January 22, 2015

Join eOrganic for a webinar to learn about the Carrot Improvement for Organic Agriculture project on March 24, 2015. The webinar takes place at 2PM Eastern...

Organic Vegetable Production Systems, Cover Cropping in Organic Farming Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: January 22, 2015

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Cover Cropping in Organic Farming Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: January 22, 2015

This is an eOrganic article and was reviewed for compliance with National Organic Program regulations by members of the eOrganic community. Always check with...

Rotational No-till and Mulching Systems for Organic Vegetable Farms Webinar

Organic Agriculture Updated: January 22, 2015

This webinar was recorded on January 20, 2015In this webinar, Jan-Hendrik Cropp will describe how to create organic cropping systems using diverse living...

2014 Webcasts Approved for ARPAS Continuing Education Units

Animal Manure Management Updated: January 22, 2015

 These webcasts have been approved for 1 continuing education unit (each) as part of the American Registry of Professional Animal Scientists (ARPAS) program....

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