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: http://ncrcrd.adobeconnect.com/ncrcrd - log in as a Guest and Enter Room.  To nominate a topic contact Rosa Soliz

Upcoming Webinars:

Connecting Health Insurance and Agricultural Viability—Helping farmers and ranchers address health-related risks.
October 10, 2017 @ 1:30-3:30 ET
Hosted by Scott Loveridge (North Central Regional Center for Rural Development)
This webinar will include presentations from Shoshanah Inwood (The Ohio State University), Bonnie Braun (University of Maryland Extension), Adam Kantrovich (Clemson University), Maria Peppidas (University of Delaware Extension) and Bob Parsons and Jake Jacobs (University of Vermont Extension)
For complete details and to register for this webinar:

Supporting Local Food Councils: A New Proefssional Development Course
January 15, 2018 @ 12:00 PM Eastern Time
Presented by: Jodee Ellett (Purdue University Extension) and Kendra Wills (Michigan State University Extension)

Successful Disaster Recovery Using the Community Capitals Framework

Gary Goreham (North Dakota State University)

Local Government Fiscal Stress and Innovative Response Strategies
Biswa Das (Iowa State University), John Leatherman (Kansas State University), Judith Stallman (University of Missouri), Craig Maher (University of Nebraska), Mark Skidmore and Eric Scorsone (Michigan State University) and Bonnie Bressers (Miller School of Journalism)