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  • January 30 Deadline to Sign Up for our Beginning Women Farmer Program – WFAN
    Annual Conference WFAN Annual Conferences WISA National Conferences News January 30 Deadline to Sign Up for our Beginning Women Farmer Program By Lynn Heuss Calling all Women Farmers aspiring beginning experienced WFAN has supported women in sustainable agriculture since the late 90s One of our most important programs is Harvesting Our Potential a mentorship program that connects women considering or beginning their farming career with experienced women farmers This is our last call reminder to you to let us know if you d like to participate as we ll be making decisions about matching mentees and farmers in the next few weeks And believe it or not Spring will be here before we know it and the farming season will move from planning to trans planting livestock births and all the other myriad chores and activities of farming that occur once the weather gets warmer If you d like to be a mentor and have at least five years farming experience please fill out an application If you are an aspiring farmer and you d like to be a mentee with an experienced farmer this season please apply here WFAN provides small stipends to mentors and mentees thanks to the

    Original URL path: http://www.wfan.org/january-15-deadline-to-signup-for-our-beginning-women-farmer-program/?full-site=true (2016-04-30)
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  • Harvesting Our Potential – Page 2 – WFAN
    s Egg Scholarship Fund Calendar Conferences 2016 Annual Conference WFAN Annual Conferences WISA National Conferences News Harvesting Our Potential We train women to be farmers And sometimes we are the first place that women are told they can follow their dream to become a farmer and there are women across the country just like them Women entering farming are more likely than their male counterparts to first ask how their

    Original URL path: http://www.wfan.org/category/harvesting/page/2/?full-site=true (2016-04-30)
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  • Patchwork Archive – WFAN
    Local Network Mother s Egg Scholarship Fund Calendar Conferences 2016 Annual Conference WFAN Annual Conferences WISA National Conferences News Patchwork Archive Patchwork is the newsletter of Women Caring for the Land It contains stories of landowner experiences highlights conservation resources and provides information on agency programs and talking to agency staff Click on the images below to view or download a PDF of each issue Spring 2015 Fall 2014 Spring

    Original URL path: http://www.wfan.org/our-programs/women-caring-for-the-landsm/patchwork-archive/?full-site=true (2016-04-30)
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  • WCL Illinois – WFAN
    the Land Women Land Legacy Plate to Politics Resources WFAN Publications WFAN Video Library Start a Local Network Mother s Egg Scholarship Fund Calendar Conferences 2016 Annual Conference WFAN Annual Conferences WISA National Conferences News WCL Illinois April 2016 Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24

    Original URL path: http://www.wfan.org/calendar/wcl-illinois/ (2016-04-30)
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  • WCL Iowa – WFAN
    a women only peer to peer informal discussion alongside an afternoon visit to see and discuss conservation practices in action The meeting starts at 8 30 a m with registration beginning at 8 30 continental breakfast and lunch provided We will finish up with closing discussion and dessert by 3 p m As estimates indicate that women now own or co own nearly half the farmland in the Midwest many wonder whether they are doing all they can to improve soil and water quality while maintaining high agricultural productivity Maintaining healthy soil is the key to productivity and environmental health for our farmland Women landowners who attend this meeting will learn to assess and improve the health of their soils In order for us to have the right amount of food available please RSVP by 4 p m Tuesday April 12 to the County Extension office bartus iastate edu or 641 423 0844 For more information about this program and other resources for women landowners visit www womencaringfortheland org If you have a female friend or family member who you think would benefit from this gathering please have her call and register too 15 16 17 18 19 20 Women Land and Legacy webinar Women Land and Legacy webinar April 20 2016 Starts April 20 2016 1 00 pm Ends April 20 2016 2 30 pm Description The regular monthly Iowa Learning Farms webinar for April will be on Wednesday April 20th at 1 p m This month s guest speakers are Wren Almitra Women Land Legacy Coordinator and Tanya Meyer Dideriksen NRCS Area Easement Specialist Women Land Legacy WLL is a USDA outreach project that gives agricultural women in Iowa the opportunity to network with other local women landowners to inform agencies of their needs and to become a well informed decision maker for their land and farming operation The program is led through local teams in 24 Iowa counties and has successfully reached over 3 000 individuals to date These local teams create a network of agricultural women who decide what programs projects and information they specifically need to assist them in farming and conservation decision making The presentation will cover the program s statewide presence and how new counties can become involved in Iowa as well as in other states The ILF webinars are held on the third Wednesday of each month at 1 p m They are free and all that is needed to participate is a computer with Internet access To log in go to https connect extension iastate edu ilf at 1 p m on the afternoon of the webinar and log in through the guest option Webinar participants will be able to converse with Almitra and Meyer Dideriksen by typing their questions through the chat function The webinar will be recorded and archived on the ILF website for viewing at any time at http www extension iastate edu ilf Webinars 21 WCL Legacy Planning Meeting Madrid IA WCL Legacy Planning Meeting Madrid IA

    Original URL path: http://www.wfan.org/calendar/wcl-iowa/ (2016-04-30)
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  • WCL Wisconsin – WFAN
    Land Women Land Legacy Plate to Politics Resources WFAN Publications WFAN Video Library Start a Local Network Mother s Egg Scholarship Fund Calendar Conferences 2016 Annual Conference WFAN Annual Conferences WISA National Conferences News WCL Wisconsin April 2016 Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25

    Original URL path: http://www.wfan.org/calendar/2196228/?full-site=true (2016-04-30)
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  • WCL Kentucky – WFAN
    the Land Women Land Legacy Plate to Politics Resources WFAN Publications WFAN Video Library Start a Local Network Mother s Egg Scholarship Fund Calendar Conferences 2016 Annual Conference WFAN Annual Conferences WISA National Conferences News WCL Kentucky April 2016 Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24

    Original URL path: http://www.wfan.org/calendar/wcl-kentucky/ (2016-04-30)
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  • Life in the Margins: Hedgerows Help Biodiversity – WFAN
    as landowners learn their habitat benefits Even urban and suburban lawns and parks can benefit David Coulter David Coulter is a horticulturist based in Oak Park IL He has worked throughout the Midwest for over 35 years and primarily assists his clients with urban forestry and project management needs His interest in hedgerows likely was kindled during childhood forays in and around rows of Osage orange trees in the suburbs

    Original URL path: http://www.wfan.org/life-in-the-margins-hedgerows-help-biodiversity/?full-site=true (2016-04-30)
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