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Women, Land & Legacy News

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

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Winter 2019 Conferences for Farmers, Landowners

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

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Women, Land & Legacy Events Bring Iowa Women Education, Peer Networking, Fun

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

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Upcoming Women, Land & Legacy Events

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

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Women, Land & Legacy Celebrates 15 Years

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

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Jan Wobeter of Tama Co., Conservation Woman of the Year

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

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Women, Land & Legacy News

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

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November Land Transition Workshop and WFAN Conference–Des Moines

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

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Upcoming Women, Land & Legacy Events

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

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Summer WLL Events Bring Many Opportunities to Learn and Network

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

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