Strengthening the ability of the land grant university system to execute its rural development mission

The NCRCRD periodically sponsors or facilitates webinars to help connect rural development researchers and Extension professionals with each other and with stakeholder groups. The NCRCRD sponsored webinars are free and there is no registration.  All webinars are scheduled for Eastern Time.

To participate in our webinars go to: - log in as a Guest and Enter Room.  To nominate a topic contact Rosa Soliz

Upcoming Webinars:

Affordable Housing Policies for Essential Service Workers in the Bakken Region
November 9, 2015 - 11:00 AM - Eastern Time
Lynette Flage & Felix Fernando (North Dakota State University) and Jeffrey Jacquet & Anne Junod (South Dakota State University)

Assessing Strategies for Water Supply in Bakken Region
Robert Hearne (North Dakota State University)

Energy Boom and Bust Labor Market Impacts and Strategies
David Ripplinger and Dragan Miljkovic (North Dakota State University)

Preparing Communities for Shale Development through Sustainable Planning

Myra Moss, Cynthia Bond, Eric Romich and Nancy Bowen-Ellzey (Ohio State University) and David Olson (South Dakota State University)

Evaluating Impacts of Natural Resource Development
Meredith Redlin, Mary Emery, Jeffrey Jacquet and S. Kang (South Dakota State University), Greg Goreham and Kathleen Tweeten (North Dakota State University)

Elevating and Expanding the Traditional Business Retention & Expansion Program
Nancy Bowen-Ellzey, David Civittolo (Ohio State University), Scott Hutcheson (Purdue University) and Nora Ladjahasan (Iowa State University)

Building community capacity through strategic planning
Anne Silvis and Kathleen Brown (University of Illinois), Becky Nesbitt, Greg Davis and Rose Fisher Merkowitz (Ohio State University)