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Women, Land & Legacy News

Enjoy the latest news from Women, Land & Legacy. In this edition: NRCS Diversity Day Upcoming Women, Land & Legacy events across Iowa Re-cap of two exciting spring WLL events Conservation funds available for nutrient reduction practices Building community through … Continue reading

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Funds Available for Cover Crops, Other Nutrient Reduction Practices

Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Mike Naig recently announced the 2018 sign-up period is open for statewide cost share funds to help farmers install nutrient reduction practices. Practices eligible for this funding are cover crops, no-till or strip till, or using … Continue reading

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A Highlight of Two Spring WLL Events

By Women, Land & Legacy Coordinator Wren Almitra Women, Land & Legacy (WLL) is providing opportunities all throughout Iowa for agricultural women. Since 2016 our teams have provided over 60 events just for women on relevant topics to their day-to-day … Continue reading

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USDA Diversity Day Highlights Women Ag. Outreach Groups, Recognizes Emmet/Palo Alto Women, Land & Legacy

By Women, Land & Legacy Coordinator Wren Almitra In March I presented at the Natural Resources Conservation Service’s (NRCS) annual Diversity Day meeting, which this year highlighted women’s agricultural outreach groups (March was also Women’s History Month). Speaking to nearly … Continue reading

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Upcoming Women, Land & Legacy Events

Looking for some great events to attend this summer? 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 News

Enjoy the latest news from Women, Land & Legacy. In this edition: March 10th Women Gaining Ground Conference  Landowner Navigates Land Transition, Financial and Familial Relationships Upcoming Women, Land & Legacy events across Iowa  Upcoming events from partner programs Women … Continue reading

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Partner Programs for Women in Food and Ag. Bring Even More Opportunities

Women, Land & Legacy works to connect with partner organizations and programs who are also supporting women in agriculture. Two sister programs by the Women, Food & Agriculture Network, Women Caring for the Land and Plate to Politics, are providing … Continue reading

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Upcoming Women, Land & Legacy Events

Check out all of the great Women, Land & Legacy events happening state-wide (for the most up to date information on all upcoming events, go to our calendar)! Interested in seeing if there’s a WLL chapter near you? Click here … Continue reading

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Women Gaining Ground Conference and Women, Land & Legacy’s Impact in SW Iowa

We recently interviewed our Southwest Iowa Women, Land & Legacy chapter on their upcoming annual conference, “Women Gaining Ground”, and how Women, Land & Legacy is impacting women in Fremont, Mills, Montgomery and Page counties. For more details on the … Continue reading

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WLL News is Ready for Reading!

We say goodbye to 2017 with our last newsletter of the year, highlighting a year of great outreach events, winter 2018 events to come, and a new book featuring Iowa women farmers! Also, do you rent land to a tenant … Continue reading

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