Visit Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Women in Ag at the ISU tent located at Central and 7th Avenues during the Farm Progress Show in Boone, Iowa, August 30 to September 31. Read more about Top Six Reasons to Visit Women in Ag at the Farm Progress Show
Fifteen Graduate from Annie’s Project in Sheldon Read more about Fifteen Graduate from Annie’s Project in Sheldon
Agronomy in the Field is a multi-session workshop being offered to women landowners, farmers, conservationists and other women who are interested in learning more about agronomy. This series of workshops will be held monthly at the Iowa State University McNay Memorial Research and Demonstration Farm near Chariton, Iowa. The farm is located at 45249 170th Ave, Chariton, IA 50049.
The first session will be held on April 19 from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., and the topic will be grazing cover crops and managing cover crops in the spring. This session will be led by Erika Lundy, ISU Extension Beef Program Specialist and Rebecca Vittetoe, ISU Extension Field Agronomist. Read more about Agronomy in the Field for Women to start April 19 at Iowa State University McNay Memorial Research Farm near Chariton
Find a Mentor with SCORE and the Women Planning Ag Businesses Class Read more about Find a Mentor with SCORE and the Women Planning Ag Businesses Class
Women Marketing Grain Class Teaches Long-Term Marketing Success
Navigating the ups and downs of the grain market can be a daunting challenge for farmers. Eighteen women decided to take on that challenge by participating in Women Marketing Grain in Fort Dodge. Women Marketing Grain is a four-session class that met weekly in July 2017. The class helps farm women learn more about market strategies and staying on track for long-term market success. Read more about Women Marketing Grain Class Teaches Long-Term Marketing Success
Whether you are taking charge in an agribusiness, out in the dairy barn, or around your farm family’s kitchen table, it is likely you will find yourself leading at some point in your life. This workshop is designed to help you recognize and utilize your own personal leadership strengths to the best of your abilities. Read more about Discover Your Ag Leadership Strengths Workshop Announced