DAIReXNET is pleased to announce an upcoming webinar regarding “Public Perception of Dairy Farms.” 

Check out the list of speakers below. Registration is free. This webinar is co-sponsored by the National Association of County Agricultural Agents.

Public Perception of Dairy Farms will be held October 12th, 2010, 1 pm EDT. The Webinar is approved for one CEU Credit from ARPAS.

Speakers include:

Breakfast on the Farm, Faith Cullens

MSU Extension has developed a statewide program to address bridging the gap between the producer and the public via educational farm tours entitled “Breakfast on the Farm.”  She will discuss some of the strategies on how to successfully conduct an educational event with large crowds on a working farm.

Connecting with Your Community,Darren Mann

A discussion of one dairy producer’s efforts to engage and educate his local community.

Reaching Out Through Social Media,Andy Kleinschmidt

Andy will discuss his use of social media in reaching out to educate the public regarding controversial issues.

The following URL provides information on accessing these webinars, which will be recorded and archived for those unable to attend the live session.