Sessions Tagged With 'women in agriculture'

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MidAtlantic Annie's Project Classes

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 6:00 pm EST

Annie's Project Classes are offered at the following locations:-Accomack County, VA-Baltimore County, MD-Cecil County, MD-Delaware-Howard County, MD-MidShore, MD-Southern MarylandFor more information on class dates, locations and registration...

Marketing Your Products - Turning Samples into Sales

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 12:00 pm EST

Providing product samples is a great way to help increase sales at your farmers market booth or farm stand. However, it is also important to do it in a way that does not give away all your product (and therefore profits!) and that also will provide a safe product that...

National Farmers Union Women's Conference January 17-21, 2015

Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 6:00 pm EST

National Farmers Union (NFU) and Annie's Project will host the 2015 NFU Women’s Conference, a conference for farm and rural women. The national event, set for Jan. 17-21, 2015, in Clearwater, Fla., will provide participants with tools and information to confidently...

Heart of the Farm – Why Women’s Unique Family and Farm Business Roles Matter

Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 12:00 pm EST

Women bring different perspectives, values and priorities to the table. This webinar will focus on what aspects of rural life are important to women, how they learn, and how that influences decision-making with regard to production, marketing and land management practices. ...

By the Numbers - What the 2012 Census of Ag Tells us about Women Farm and Ranch Operators

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 12:00 pm EST

What does the 2012 Census of Ag tell us about women in agriculture? Where are women farmers? What changes have taken place in the landscape since 2007 and 2002?Virginia Harris of NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service) will discuss the changing demographics of...

Leading the Way – How Women are Changing Board Rooms and Rural Landscapes

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 12:00 pm EST

More than ever before, we see women manage farms and ranches, lead agricultural policy, and work at the helm of agribusinesses. The number of farms and ranches owned and operated by women has been steadily increasing over the past several years. In this webinar, Dr. Jewel...

Women in Ag Learning Network Communications Plan Meeting

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 1:00 pm EDT - Presented by Terry Meisenbach

Terry Meisenbach, eXtension Communications and Marketing Leader,will discuss the Women in Ag Learning Network strategic communications planning process. This is a great opportunity for all WIA LN members to have input and participate in developing the learning network's...

MidAtlantic Women in Agriculture - Estate Planning

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 12:00 pm EDT

Surveys show that the majority of people in the United States do not have estate plans. By creating an estate plan, you ensure that your family and financial goals are met after you die.Ashley Newhall is a legal specialist with the Department of Agriculture and Resource...

“Go for the Goal” Finance for Farm Women

Friday, August 15, 2014 at 12:00 pm EDT - Presented by Dr. Barbara O'Neill

This 60 minute webinar will discuss the “nuts and bolts” of setting and achieving business and personal finance objectives. Topics to be covered include: “bucket lists”, values, type of goals, adjusting goals to match cash flow, developing an action plan to achieve goals...

NeVC: Expanding Women in Agriculture Programs Through Creative Networking

Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 3:55 pm EDT - Presented by Nan Stenzel, Brad Paleg, Shannon Dill, Jennifer Rhodes

Expanding Women in Agriculture Programs Through Creative Networking-- This session will discuss the program modification and delivery of a national women in agriculture education program – Annie’s Project. In 2010 Annie’s Project extended from one site to 9 sites. This...