Call for Submissions: Instagram Story Quilt

Call for Submissions: Instagram Story Quilt

Our individual stories are part of a much larger narrative, one that cannot be told without a network. Online social networks are extremely powerful for telling stories and maintaining relationships, but deep personal connections still usually have an in-person component. One of the many ways women lead the creation of an ecologically and socially just food system… Continue Reading

2018 WFAN Annual Conference Registration Open

2018 WFAN Annual Conference Registration Open

You are changing foodscapes. You’re growing food, preserving soil, running for office, advocating for change, and so much more every day. You’re not afraid to do things a little differently. You lead by example and you’re willing to move people to action with your own stories. It’s hard, often isolating, and so important. Every year… Continue Reading

2018 Annual Conference – Saturday

SATURDAY, NOV. 3 Registration opens 7 a.m. (Lobby), visit exhibitors (Top of the Tower). Coffee, tea and breakfast buffet 7 – 8:30 a.m. Keynote speaker 8:30 a.m. Aleya Fraser, is a returning generation farmer from Baltimore, MD. She has been farming for the last 5 years on the ancestral lands of Harriet Tubman on the Eastern… Continue Reading

2018 Annual Conference – Friday

FRIDAY, NOV. 2 Registration opens at 8:30 a.m. in the lobby (first floor next to hotel registration desk). Exhibitors may set up in the Top of the Tower at 11 a.m. Field tours and intensives will be offered on Friday, beginning at various times. They overlap, so choose only ONE. Field tours and intensives are… Continue Reading

2018 WFAN Annual Conference Agenda

Our 2018 conference will be based at the Holiday Inn Downtown, 1050 6th Ave, Des Moines, IA 50314. We have a room block with double occupancy rooms available for $114 per night.  Explore each day’s schedule by clicking on the buttons below. Keep checking back for updates!   MISCELLANEOUS INFO WFAN merchandise and logo-wear will… Continue Reading

2018 Conference Sponsorship Information

Click here to be taken to our secure online sponsor/exhibitor form, where you may pay online by credit card. Click here to view or download a PDF of the sponsorship packet, which you may mail with a check. Question on sponsorship or exhibiting? Email us at ash@wfan.org, or call Ash at 218-503-1137. Continue Reading

2018 WFAN Annual Conference

2018 WFAN Annual Conference

  Conference Statement WFAN’s mission is to engage women in building an ecological and just food and agricultural system through individual and community power. Our members work every day to fulfill a vision for a food system that supports farmers, eaters, and the environment. This two-day annual conference is our opportunity to learn from our… Continue Reading

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

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