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.
Shea Velez-Westphal remembers moving to Iowa from southern California when she was six years old. Her family lived on her grandfather’s farm. When she first arrived, Shea said she didn’t like the taste of the water, the smell of the livestock, or being out in the country. It was a completely different environment from the… Continue Reading
by Ash Bruxvoort, WFAN Communications Coordinator and 2018 Conference Coordinator “I did what I needed to do for my community and my family. What I did may not look like what your community needs. I know it’s a cliché, but one person can make a difference. You have to believe that it’s you, not somebody… Continue Reading
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
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