Calendar of Events

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Soil and Water Conservation Society International Annual Conference
Soil and Water Conservation Society International Annual Conference @ Denver, CO
Jul 31 – Aug 3 all-day
Soil and Water Conservation Society International Annual Conference @ Denver, CO
This year’s Soil & Water Conservation Society conference theme, “Elevating Conservation to New Heights,” embraces the mountainous region of the location while emphasizing the shared vision held by conservationists around the world to scale our...
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Acres U.S.A. Healthy Soil Summit
Acres U.S.A. Healthy Soil Summit @ Sacramento, CA
Aug 2 – Aug 3 all-day
Acres U.S.A. Healthy Soil Summit @ Sacramento, CA
The annual Healthy Soil Summit is built for farmers, growers and ranchers searching for an advantage in today’s marketplace. The instructors are real farmers who practice what they teach, including detailed tactics to build soil...
Get Cooking with Seasonal Produce – Melons 6:00 pm
Get Cooking with Seasonal Produce – Melons @ Choctaw
Aug 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Get Cooking with Seasonal Produce - Melons @ Choctaw
Fresh, tasty, nutritious – what’s not to love about cooking seasonal produce? Join OSU Extension Educator Taylor Conner as she highlights melons and how to prepare them. Registration is required and seating is limited. For...
Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production Competitive Grants Program (application deadline) 10:59 pm
Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production Competitive Grants Program (application deadline)
Aug 2 @ 10:59 pm
Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production Competitive Grants Program (application deadline)
The deadline for applications for the USDA Urban Agriculture and Innovative Production Competitive Grants Program is 10:59 P.M. on August 2, 2022. Both Planning Grants and Implementation Grants are available. Planning projects initiate or expand...
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Women in Agriculture Conference
Women in Agriculture Conference @ Oklahoma City (Champion Convention Center)
Aug 4 – Aug 5 all-day
Women in Agriculture Conference @ Oklahoma City (Champion Convention Center)
The Oklahoma Women in Agriculture and Small Business conference provides risk management education in the areas of production, marketing, financial, legal and human risks inherent to women owned operations. Four general sessions and concurrent workshops...
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CLEAR30 Signup (deadline)
CLEAR30 Signup (deadline)
Aug 5 all-day
CLEAR30 Signup (deadline)
The deadline for signups to USDA’s CLEAR30 program is August 5, 2022.  Two related programs – the Continuous Conservation Reserve Program, and the Clean Lakes, Estuaries, and Rivers (CLEAR) program – are also accepting signups...
Grazing Solutions: Fact or Fiction 8:30 am
Grazing Solutions: Fact or Fiction @ Claremore
Aug 5 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Grazing Solutions: Fact or Fiction @ Claremore
Join the Oklahoma Grazing Lands Coalition as they bring Dr. Laura Goodman and Blane Stacy to Claremore for this “Grazing Solutions: Fact or Fiction” workshop. Join Goodman, Stacy, and fellow grazers for a discussion problems...
Beginning Farmer Market Gardening School: Vegetable Crops 9:00 am
Beginning Farmer Market Gardening School: Vegetable Crops @ Oklahoma City (Oklahoma County Extension Office)
Aug 5 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Beginning Farmer Market Gardening School: Vegetable Crops @ Oklahoma City (Oklahoma County Extension Office)
Join OSU Extension for their Market Gardening School for new and beginning farmers.  The program is ongoing, and you can still participate. This program provides classroom and on-farm instruction in specialty crop production for those...
Southern SARE Education Grants (application deadline) 11:00 am
Southern SARE Education Grants (application deadline) @ n/a
Aug 5 @ 11:00 am
Southern SARE Education Grants (application deadline) @ n/a
Southern Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SARE)’s Education Grants allow applicants to conduct education and outreach activities for the benefit of the greater sustainable ag community, and promote efforts in farmer innovations, community resilience, business...
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Water Well Installation (field day)
Water Well Installation (field day) @ Tulsa
Aug 6 all-day
Water Well Installation (field day) @ Tulsa
Join this free field day on water well installation with Rodney Clark. This is part of the Oklahoma Association of Conservation Districts CARE Project series. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to help keep the...
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National Farmers Market Week
National Farmers Market Week @ nationwide
Aug 7 – Aug 13 all-day
National Farmers Market Week @ nationwide
Let’s celebrate Farmers Markets! National Farmers Market Week is August 7-13, 2022. The event is a great opportunity to show the nation how much value markets bring to their communities. With fun events, specials, contests,...
Southern Family Farmers & Food Systems Conference
Southern Family Farmers & Food Systems Conference @ San Marcos, TX (Texas State University)
Aug 7 – Aug 9 all-day
Southern Family Farmers & Food Systems Conference @ San Marcos, TX (Texas State University)
The Southern Family Farmers & Food System Conference returns to the campus of Texas State University in 2022, hosted by a partnership of the Small Producers Initiative at Texas State University, the Council for Healthy...
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BY APPOINTMENT ONLY: Tour the Kerr Center 9:00 am
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY: Tour the Kerr Center @ Kerr Center
Aug 9 @ 9:00 am
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY: Tour the Kerr Center @ Kerr Center | Poteau | Oklahoma | United States
Please note that, in cooperation with efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19, the Kerr Center is currently offering tours by appointment only, and only outdoors. To request a tour, please contact us at least...
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CIG On-Farm Conservation Innovation Trials (informational webinar for applicants) 2:00 pm
CIG On-Farm Conservation Innovation Trials (informational webinar for applicants) @ online
Aug 10 @ 2:00 pm
CIG On-Farm Conservation Innovation Trials (informational webinar for applicants) @ online
NRCS will hold this free webinar to provide more information to potential applicants for the CIG On-Farm Conservation Innovation Trials. The deadline for applications to the program is September 22, 2022. Use the information below...
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Soil Health Institute Annual Meeting
Soil Health Institute Annual Meeting @ online
Aug 11 – Aug 12 all-day
Soil Health Institute Annual Meeting @ online
“Scaling Up Soil Health” is the theme for the Soil Health Institute’s 7th annual meeting, to be held virtually on August 11. Over the course of two days, an abundance of practical information, research, and...
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Prescribed Burning & Cross Fencing for Rotational Grazing (field day)
Prescribed Burning & Cross Fencing for Rotational Grazing (field day) @ Wagoner
Aug 13 all-day
Prescribed Burning & Cross Fencing for Rotational Grazing (field day) @ Wagoner
Join this free field day on prescribed burning and cross fencing for rotational grazing, with Major TJ Love. This is part of the Oklahoma Association of Conservation Districts CARE Project series. Lunch will be provided....
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Rural Placemaking Innovation Challenge (application deadline)
Rural Placemaking Innovation Challenge (application deadline)
Aug 15 all-day
Rural Placemaking Innovation Challenge (application deadline)
USDA is inviting eligible entities to apply for up to $250,000 to help rural and tribal communities create plans to enhance capacity for high-speed internet access; preserve cultural and historic structures; and support development in...
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Prescribed Fire (field day) 9:00 am
Prescribed Fire (field day) @ Lexington WMA
Aug 17 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Prescribed Fire (field day) @ Lexington WMA
This prescribed fire field day is for any landowner, land manager, fire department member, or hunter interested in prescribed fire and land management. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to help make the lunch count...
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Federation of Southern Cooperatives: Annual Meeting
Federation of Southern Cooperatives: Annual Meeting @ Birmingham and Epes, AL
Aug 18 – Aug 20 all-day
Federation of Southern Cooperatives: Annual Meeting @ Birmingham and Epes, AL
Join the Federation of Southern Cooperatives/Land Assistance Fund for its 55th Annual Meeting and 21st Estelle Witherspoon Lifetime Achievement Award Dinner. This event celebrates a half-century of work, memories, and progress in the development of...
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Application Deadline: Heritage Livestock Micro-grant Program
Application Deadline: Heritage Livestock Micro-grant Program
Aug 19 all-day
Application Deadline: Heritage Livestock Micro-grant Program
The deadline for applications to the Livestock Conservancy’s Heritage Livestock Micro-grant Program is August 19, 2022. Applications are accepted in several different categories: National Microgrants: Residents and organizations of the U.S. working with livestock and...
Pressure Canning Workshop 9:00 am
Pressure Canning Workshop @ Oklahoma City (OSU Extension Conference Center)
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm
Pressure Canning Workshop @ Oklahoma City (OSU Extension Conference Center)
Learn how to safely can your favorite fresh foods using pressure canning. This hands-on workshop will involve prepping the food, packing it into jars, and processing. You will take home a jar of the canned...
Doug Tallamy: Nature’s Best Hope 5:00 pm
Doug Tallamy: Nature’s Best Hope @ Jenks (Jenks High School PAC)
Aug 19 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Doug Tallamy: Nature's Best Hope @ Jenks (Jenks High School PAC)
Scientist and author Doug Tallamy will give this free talk on his book Nature’s Best Hope: A New Approach to Conservation That Starts in Your Yard. A hero to native plant enthusiasts, Doug Tallamy is...
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Doug Tallamy: Nature’s Best Hope 1:00 pm
Doug Tallamy: Nature’s Best Hope @ Edmond (UCO Nigh University Center Constitution Hall)
Aug 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Doug Tallamy: Nature's Best Hope @ Edmond (UCO Nigh University Center Constitution Hall)
Scientist and author Doug Tallamy will give this free talk on his book Nature’s Best Hope: A New Approach to Conservation That Starts in Your Yard. A hero to native plant enthusiasts, Doug Tallamy is...
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Doug Tallamy: Nature’s Best Hope 2:00 pm
Doug Tallamy: Nature’s Best Hope @ Norman (Pioneer Library System Norman Central Branch)
Aug 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Doug Tallamy: Nature's Best Hope @ Norman (Pioneer Library System Norman Central Branch)
Scientist and author Doug Tallamy will give this free talk on his book Nature’s Best Hope: A New Approach to Conservation That Starts in Your Yard. A hero to native plant enthusiasts, Doug Tallamy is...
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Great Plains Fire Summit & Patch-Burn Grazing Meeting
Great Plains Fire Summit & Patch-Burn Grazing Meeting @ North Platte, NE
Aug 23 – Aug 25 all-day
Great Plains Fire Summit & Patch-Burn Grazing Meeting @ North Platte, NE
The Nebraska Prescribed Fire Council and its partners are pleased to announce the joint Great Plains Fire Summit and Patch-Burn Grazing Meeting. A crowd from across the Great Plains and beyond is expected for 3...
Climate, Weather, and Monarchs (MJV webinar) 1:00 pm
Climate, Weather, and Monarchs (MJV webinar) @ online
Aug 23 @ 1:00 pm
Climate, Weather, and Monarchs (MJV webinar) @ online
Weather is a key determinant of monarch numbers, but the story is complicated and interesting. Join in to learn the latest on what we know about monarch population drivers, in the past, present, and future....
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Bottom Line Conference
Bottom Line Conference @ Lakin, KS
Aug 24 – Aug 25 all-day
Bottom Line Conference @ Lakin, KS
Started in 2017, the Bottom Line Conference is dedicated to providing farmers and ranchers the information, strategies and tools needed to improve their bottom line in the tougher, drier climates experienced in areas of Kansas,...
Water Bath Canning Workshop 9:00 am
Water Bath Canning Workshop @ Oklahoma City (Oklahoma County OSU Extension Center)
Aug 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Water Bath Canning Workshop @ Oklahoma City (Oklahoma County OSU Extension Center)
Learn how to safely can your favorite fresh foods using water bath canning. This hands-on workshop will involve prepping the food, packing it into jars, and processing. You will take home a jar of the...
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Pressure Canning Workshop 5:00 pm
Pressure Canning Workshop @ Oklahoma City (OSU Extension Conference Center)
Aug 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Pressure Canning Workshop @ Oklahoma City (OSU Extension Conference Center)
Learn how to safely can your favorite fresh foods using pressure canning. This hands-on workshop will involve prepping the food, packing it into jars, and processing. You will take home a jar of the canned...
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Southern SARE Professional Development Program (PDP) Grant Applications (deadline) 11:00 am
Southern SARE Professional Development Program (PDP) Grant Applications (deadline)
Aug 31 @ 11:00 am
Southern SARE Professional Development Program (PDP) Grant Applications (deadline)
The call for proposals for the Southern SARE Professional Development Program (PDP) 2022 is now open. The pre-proposal application deadline is 12:00 p.m. EST, August 31, 2022. The Southern SARE Professional Development Program provides sustainable...
1890 Institution Teaching, Research and Extension Capacity Building Grants (CBG) Program (application deadline) 4:00 pm
1890 Institution Teaching, Research and Extension Capacity Building Grants (CBG) Program (application deadline)
Aug 31 @ 4:00 pm
1890 Institution Teaching, Research and Extension Capacity Building Grants (CBG) Program (application deadline)
The 1890 Capacity Building Grant (CBG) program is intended to strengthen teaching, research and extension programs in the food and agricultural sciences by building the institutional capacities of the 1890 Land-Grant Institutions, including Tuskegee University,...