WFAN is a community of women in sustainable agriculture.
Our mission is to engage women in building an ecological and just food and agricultural system through individual and community power. Read More.
On a rainy September day, aspiring and beginning women farmers gathered in western Iowa for a day of networking, resource sharing, and farm tours. Participants ranged in age, background, and vision of farming and being good food advocates. One participant sought more information on managing her family’s farmland while also making connections to support her… Continue Reading
The Women, Food and Agriculture Network’s Harvesting Our Potential program is providing its second Learning Circle and Farm Tour event of 2017 for aspiring and beginning women farmers. If you’re dreaming of farming one day or are actively working to start your farm, this is one you shouldn’t miss! The all-day event on September 18th includes… Continue Reading
The Women, Food and Agriculture Network’s Women Caring for the Land program recently held its’ 200th meeting. More than 3,200 women have attended a Women Caring for the Land meeting. The peer-to-peer meetings intend to bridge the gap in conservation knowledge and implementation for women landowners. Women now own or co-own close to 50% of the… Continue Reading
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