Local Women in Sustainable Agriculture Networks
The MOSES Rural Women’s Project supports opportunities for women committed to sustainable agriculture to get together in person and develop strong local connections and collaborations. Statewide networking sessions are held at the annual MOSES Organic Farming Conference.
Local networks that meet regularly for potlucks, farm tours and other gatherings include the following. Check out Facebook for updates. Please contact the organizers directly for more information:
South Central Wisconsin Women in Sustainable Agriculture
Contact: Lisa Kivirist
General region: Green, Iowa, Layfayette, Rock (western) and southern Dane counties
Southeast Wisconsin Women in Sustainable Agriculture
Contact: Christine Welcher
General region: Walworth, Rock (eastern), Jefferson, Racine, Kenosha, Waukesha counties
West Central Wisconsin Women in Sustainable Agriculture
Contact: Pam Dixon
General region: Dunn, St. Croix, Pierce, Pepin and Barron counties
West Central Wisconsin Women in Sustainable Agriculture Potluck Lunch
Saturday, August 23, 2014
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
North Creek Community Farm
Prairie Farm, Wis.
Meet and share lunch with other women farmers and sustainable agriculture advocates in your region of Wisconsin. Women of all ages, interests and farming backgrounds—especially beginning farmers—are warmly invited. Please share with your farming friends!