"Women, Land and Legacy is a model for success as it provides education and information targeted to and locally led by women. It is empowering and confidence-building." — WLL participating county.
"Women, Land and Legacy is a great way to learn and listen." — WLL participant.
"We, as women, have a big opportunity for change and the opportunity to support those changes." — WLL participating county.
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Women, Land & Legacy is coordinated through the Women, Food & Agriculture Network. More info. at www.wfan.org.
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Enjoy the latest news from Women, Land & Legacy In this edition: Women, Land & Legacy Celebrates 15 Years Upcoming Women, Land & Legacy events across Iowa Upcoming Winter Conferences Conservation Woman of the Year, Jan Wobeter Re-cap of WLL … Continue reading
Winter is conference time for farmers and landowners and there is an abundance of them coming right up! National Farmers Union Women’s Conference January 13th – 17th, San Diego, CA Attendees will go home with the tools they need to … Continue reading
2018 is wrapping up to be another great year for Women, Land & Legacy. Over 30 educational and networking events were held throughout the state. Four new counties joined the WLL team and conversations have started to kick-off many more … Continue reading
Looking for some great events to attend this winter? Women, Land & Legacy has many awesome opportunities for women in agriculture all across the state! Don’t see your county listed? Check out our map and list of participating counties here. Want … Continue reading
By Wren Almitra Fifteen years ago a group of women were brought together by Iowa’s USDA State Outreach Council and tasked with finding an effective outreach program for Iowa’s women landowners and farmers. These women represented an array of non-profits, … Continue reading
By Wren Almitra Jan Wobeter always had dirt under her fingernails growing up. The 67 year-old native of Traer, IA is busy. I had to schedule a time when she would be in the house to do a phone interview. … Continue reading
Enjoy the latest news from Women, Land & Legacy In this edition: Civil Eats article highlights women landowners and supporting programs Upcoming Women, Land & Legacy events across Iowa Upcoming November WFAN conference in Des Moines and pre-conference land transition … Continue reading
Two great opportunities to network with other women landowners, farmers and advocates at an upcoming Land Transition Workshop and the annual Women, Food & Agriculture Network conference this November in Des Moines. Pre-conference workshop: Transitioning Your Land Choosing the … Continue reading
Looking for some great events to attend this fall? Women, Land & Legacy has many awesome opportunities for women in agriculture all across the state! Don’t see your county listed? Check out our map and list of participating counties here. Want … Continue reading
Check out highlights of some of the recent events our teams have put on for women in their counties this summer. Mahaska/Marion WLL hosted a “Why I Farm” event in June with guest speaker Natalina Sents who traveled over 100,00 … Continue reading