Webinar Training

MACD is pleased to provide educational webinars to Michigan Conservation Districts.

Webinars hosted by MACD or our partners, utilizing MACD's webinar system will be posted to this archive.  Notification of live webinar events will be provided to Districts through email communications.

Building Local Leadership
April 28, 2016
Presented by Steve Law, MACD Consultant and Lori Phalen, MACD Executive Director, this webinar will highlight the importance of strong District leadership and how to build understanding and connections with local public officials. An overview of the developing District Leadership Program will also be provided. 
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Michigan Farmer Veterans Lead The Way - opportunities to connect with farmer veterans
May 26, 2016
Join Adam Ingrao, Army Veteran, and Executive Director for the Michigan Chapter of the Farmer Veterans Coalition for an overview of Michigan’s farmer veteran community and the work of the Michigan Chapter of the Farmer Veterans Coalition (FVC). The FVC-Michigan Chapter seeks to cultivate a new generation of farmers and food leaders, and develop viable employment and meaningful careers through the collaboration of the farming and military communities.  Adam will share the work of the FVC-Michigan Chapter and will provide thoughtful ideas and suggestions on how your local field office and Conservation District can engage with farmer veterans at the local level. 
Webinar LINK