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Session III, April 1 -- Archived

Archived Recording


Close-up of Audio Setup WizardWhen you click on the link below, Blackboard Collaborate software will load onto your computer. "Start the Session" and follow the instructions provided. These instructions will guide you to the session. You may be asked to update your Java in the process.

If you have difficulties picking up the sound in the session, click on the Audio Setup Wizard (located just above the speaker box on the top left corner). The wizard looks like a blue microphone with a red circle bursting from it. 

View with Blackboard Collaborate  View the Blackboard Collaborate recording. Select the Blackboard Collaborate Format and click "Start Session." "Open" the nativeplayback.jnlp and "Run" Blackboard Collaborate.


Individual sessions are available via YouTube. Click on the icon next to the title of the presentation and it will automatically upload. These videos will show the slides of the presentation along with the voice of the teacher. With Blackboard Collaborate, you see both the slides and the teacher simultaneously.

LoniceraCool Fruits for a Cold Climate  Download from YouTube

Kathy Wiederholt, Fruit Project Manager
We will introduce you to a fascinating array of hardy fruits: Juneberry, haskap, bush cherry, chokeberry, currant, and more.

Supporting Materials:
NDSU Publications: Refreshing Raspberries; Strawberries
Speaker Handouts: Fruit Research at Carrington Research Extension Center (CREC), Fruit Variety Recommendations.


tree diseasePreparing for Battle Against Diseases  Download from YouTube

Jared LeBoldus, Extension Plant Pathologist
New and old diseases will invade landscapes this spring. Learn how to prevent problems, spot the enemy, and protect your plants.

Supporting Materials:
Speaker Handout: PowerPoint slides.


Planting a treePlanting Trees--Do It Right the First Time!  Download from YouTube 

Joe Zeleznik, Extension Forester
Get your new tree off to a healthy start. Tips will be provided on selecting trees, digging the hole, watering, fertilizing and staking.

Supporting Materials:
NDSU Publications: Planting Trees and Shrubs.
Speaker Handout: The Simple Act of Planting a Tree.

The following photos were made available under Creative Commons licenses specified by the photographers, allowing for adaptation, modification or building upon: Lonicera coerulea a3.jpg byOpiola Jerzy; Leafs by Sarah; Planting a tree by Amy Fry.

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