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Basics of the Endangered Species Act

Agricultural and Food Law Updated: July 30, 2015

Basics of the Endangered Species ActSponsored by the Agricultural and Food Law ConsortiumTopic:The Endangered Species Act (“ESA”) protects species identified...

Injury Risk Assessment for Supervised Agricultural Experiences

Ag Safety and Health Updated: July 30, 2015

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

Small Unmanned Aerial Systems in Agriculture: Preparing for Legal Issues

Agricultural and Food Law Updated: July 30, 2015

   Update:  On June 23, the Agricultural & Food Law Consortium hosted the webinar described below.  A recording of the same presentation delivered on June...

Elizabeth Rumley, Senior Staff Attorney, National Agricultural Law Center

Agricultural and Food Law Updated: July 30, 2015

 Beth Rumley was raised on a small family farm in Ida, Michigan. She attended Michigan State University, where she was an active competitor, president, and...

Ag & Food Law CoP Management Team: the Agricultural & Food Law Consortium

Agricultural and Food Law Updated: July 30, 2015

Rusty Rumley, Senior Staff Attorney, National Agricultural Law Center

Agricultural and Food Law Updated: July 30, 2015

Rusty Rumley was born and raised on a family farm in Cogar, Oklahoma. He graduated magna cum laude from Oklahoma State University in 2004 with a B.S. in...

Stephanie Showalter Otts, Director, National Sea Grant Law Center, University of Mississippi School of Law

Agricultural and Food Law Updated: July 30, 2015

Stephanie Showalter Otts is the Director of the National Sea Grant Law Center (NSGLC) and the Mississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Legal Program at the University...

Ross Pifer, Director, Center for Agricultural & Shale Law, Penn State Law

Agricultural and Food Law Updated: July 30, 2015

Ross Pifer is a Clinical Law Professor at Penn State Law where he teaches agricultural law and serves as Director of the Center for Agricultural & Shale...

Ag Safety and Health Upcoming Events

Ag Safety and Health Updated: July 30, 2015

Agricultural safety and health (ASH) events allow you to meet other ASH professionals, learn about current research projects, and explore ways to collaborate...

Peggy Kirk Hall, Director, Agricultural & Resource Law Program, The Ohio State University

Agricultural and Food Law Updated: July 30, 2015

Peggy Kirk Hall is an assistant professor and field specialist in agricultural and resource law.   Hall is a graduate of The Ohio State University (B.S.,...

Safety in Agriculture for Youth

Ag Safety and Health Updated: July 30, 2015

Safety in Agriculture for Youth (SAY) is a grant project funded by the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), National Institute for Food and Agriculture to...

National Youth Farm and Ranch Safety Symposium

Ag Safety and Health Updated: July 30, 2015

The National Youth Farm and Ranch Safety Symposium, an event funded as one objective of the Safety in Agriculture for Youth (SAY) project, provided an...

“Biofuels, the Renewable Fuels Standard, and Invasive Plants: What's All the Fuss About?”

In June 2013, the Environmental Protection Agency issued a supple­mental final rule associated with the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) program. This rule...

Sources of Agricultural Greenhouse Gases

Animal Manure Management Updated: July 29, 2015

The conversation about climate change largely revolves around greenhouse gases. Agriculture is both a source and sink for greenhouse gases (GHG). A source is...

Agricultural and Food Law Community of Practice

Agricultural and Food Law Updated: July 29, 2015

          The Ag & Food Law Community of Practice provides objective legal research and information dealing with the array of local, state, federal, and...

Personal Finance Webinars

Personal Finance Updated: July 29, 2015

Join us for free webinars featuring experts in personal finance. During our upcoming live webinars, you can interact with presenters and pose your own...

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Table of Contents

Healthy Food Choices in Schools Updated: July 29, 2015

Welcome! In this resource area you will find tools and information on the following topics: Additional resources include: Questions/Suggestions? Contact Us  

Danielle Treadwell

Organic Agriculture Updated: July 29, 2015

 Danielle Treadwell is an Associate Professor and State Extension Specialist of organic and sustainable vegetable production in the Horticultural Sciences...

Buying and Sourcing Cover Crop Seed for Organic Farming Systems

Organic Agriculture Updated: July 29, 2015

eOrganic author:Danielle Treadwell, University of FloridaSource:Adapted from: Treadwell, D., W. Klassen, M. Alligood, and S. Shewey. 2008. Annual cover crops...

Resources from CenUSA - Sustainable Production and Distribution of Bioenergy for the Central USA

Farm Energy Updated: July 29, 2015

Funded by AFRI. Learn More. Sign up for BLADES Newsletter  CenUSA Bioenergy is a coordinated research and education effort investigating the creation...

Harrison Pittman, Director, National Agricultural Law Center

Agricultural and Food Law Updated: July 29, 2015

Harrison Pittman serves as Director of the National Agricultural Law Center, the nation's leading source of agricultural and food law research and...

Animal Agriculture and Climate Change

Animal Manure Management Updated: July 29, 2015

 Partner sites: Pork Footprint  Go to self-study modulesCheck out a free online courseDownload classroom materialsRead "Considering Climate" (blog)Model a...

Horse Manure Composting: Specific Steps to Start or Improve the Process

Animal Manure Management Updated: July 29, 2015

This webcast discusses various aspects of composting horse manure. Bedding options and how they impact the composting process as well as basic design...

Goat Announcements

Goats Updated: July 29, 2015

For goat-related events hosted by Langston University, see Calendar which includes the Langston University Goat Field Day (Oklahoma), April 25, 2015In...

Fire Ant Management Product Evaluations

Imported Fire Ants Updated: July 28, 2015

Guidelines for arrangements made between Texas AgriLife Extension Service and those interested in developing imported fire ant management products are...

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