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 to see Women, Land & Legacy in your county? Contact us to learn more!
SW WLL – Agri-tourism
October 4th, Council Bluffs
SW WLL (Fremont, Mills, Montgomery and Page counties) will host an ag-tourism event at Ditmars Orchard & Vineyard in Council Bluffs. 5:30 p.m., doors open, program from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. RSVP by Sept. 28th, call 712-374-2351 or 712-624-8616. More at facebook.com/womenlandandlegacywgg/.
Buchanan WLL – Networking and Pumpkin Crafting
October 8th, Independence
Buchanan WLL will host a night of networking and pumpkin crafting. Polka Pear will be leading the craft. Refreshments and light snacks will be provided. Cost is $30. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Ashley Sherrets at (319) 334-7161 to reserve a spot. Upon registration please indicated which letter you would like to have on your pumpkin. The class is limited to 25 spots so register early!
Cedar/Muscatine/Scott – Networking Session
October 16th, Letts
Cedar/Muscatine/Scott will host their first post-Listening Session event Ardon Creek Vineyard and Winery in Letts. More details to come to the WLL calendar or stay tuned to the team’s Facebook group, https://www.facebook.com/groups/cmswll/.
Buena Vista/Pocahontas WLL – “Set the Table, Mable”
October 22nd, Laurens
BV/Pocahontas will hold a learning session entitled “Set the Table, Mable”. Guest speaker will be Margo Sievers, with performers Chef Margo and the Chefferettes discussing where food comes from and how it gets to our tables. 10:30 a.m., West Iowa Bank in Laurens. Pre-register by contacting Holly Frerk, 712-335-3103 or email@example.com.
Winnebego/Worth – Farm Cash Rental
November 1st, Lake Mills
Winnebego/Worth will host a Farm Cash Rental learning session with speaker Kevin Leibold from ISU Extension Farm Management Specialist. More details to come to our WLL calendar or call (641) 584-2261 for more information.
Johnson – Estate Planning, Intro. to Transfers of Land
November 8th, Iowa City
The Johnson Co. WLL team will hold an estate planning event in Iowa City entitled “Estate Planning – Introduction to Transfers of Land”. Trust Oficer Dennis Mitchell with MidWestOne Bank will present. 3-5 p.m., doors open at 2:30. MidWestOne Bank, 500 S. Clinton St. in Iowa City, 6th floor.
Tama – Telling Your Farm Story
November 8th, location TBD
Tama Co. will hold an event on telling your own ag. story with presenter Laurie Johns from the Iowa Farm Bureau. More details to come to the WLL calendar or stay tuned to the Tama Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/womenlandandlegacytamacounty/.
Buchanan – Transition Planning
November 13th, location TBD
Buchanan will hold a transition planning meeting with speaker Melissa O’Rourke of ISU Extension and Outreach. 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. More details to come to the WLL calendar or stay tuned to the Buchanan Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/buchananwomenlandandlegacy/.