2017 WFAN Annual Conference Resources

2017 WFAN Annual Conference Resources

Celebrating 20 Years of WFAN! (PPT slide show, copyright 2017 by Angie Carter for WFAN) Female Farmer Project Slides (created for WFAN’s 20th anniversary by Audra Mulkern of the Female Farmer Project; all rights reserved) Thursday Intensives 1: Focus on Gaining Advocacy Power Without Losing Your Mind (Heidi Wegleitner, Sarah Lloyd and Caryl Hale, facilitated by… Continue Reading

2017 WFAN Annual Conference Reading List and Important Updates

2017 WFAN Annual Conference Reading List and Important Updates

The 2017 WFAN Annual Conference is just around the corner and we are busy preparing for three awesome and inspiring days of connecting and empowering women in food and sustainable agriculture. Our conference mugs (the giveaway item this year) arrived today—just in time for rainy fall weather! We’re celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the organization… Continue Reading

2017 Annual Conference Workshop Descriptions

Room location are subject to change; check your registration packet and listen for announcements during the event. FRIDAY, NOV. 3 Session 1: 9:30 – 11 a.m. Protecting Plants of Medicinal & Ecological Significance (Connection 3) Presenter: Gigi Stafne MH, ND. Executive Director of Herbalists Without Borders International and the Green Wisdom School of Natural &… Continue Reading

2017 WFAN Annual Conference Scholarships

Iowa REAP Scholarships This year, we are providing 15 scholarships to women farmers or current farmland owners who manage farmland IN IOWA. Our funder is the Resource Enhancement and Protection (REAP) Conservation Education Program of the Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Scholarships are available to Iowa women who successfully complete this application and agree to… Continue Reading

2017 WFAN Annual Conference Agenda

Our 2017 conference will be based at the Sheraton Madison, 706 John Nolen Drive, Madison, WI, 53713. Click here for a map and directions. THURSDAY, NOV. 2 Registration opens at 9 a.m. on the Mezzanine (second floor directly above hotel registration desk). Field tours and intensives will be offered on Thursday, beginning at various times.… Continue Reading

2017 Conference Sponsorship Information

As of October 5, our exhibit tables are all reserved. But don’t worry, we have other sponsorship options to offer! You can sponsor a meal or break, field tour, meet-up or other event. Take a look at our agenda to see what might work well with your organization, or we can help you brainstorm a great… Continue Reading

2017 WFAN Annual Conference — Celebrating 20 Years!

2017 WFAN Annual Conference — Celebrating 20 Years!

#WFAN2017 More than 210 women and men helped WFAN celebrate our 20th anniversary as an organization at this wonderful conference in Madison! See links above for resources and more info. Keynote speaker: LaDonna Redmond LaDonna Redmond is a long-time community activist who successfully worked to get Chicago Public Schools to evaluate junk food, launched urban… Continue Reading

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