In Her Boots Workshops     |     Women Caring for the Land   |     2019 WISA Conference

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In Her Boots: Sustainable Farming For Women, By Women


The In Her Boots format encourages women farmers to learn from each other by sharing their ideas and experiences. These day-long, on-farm workshops include a formal education session, a detailed farm tour, lunch and networking opportunities. Women just starting on their farm or food business journey are especially encouraged to attend.

Each Boots workshop covers different topics; plan to attend more than one!


“The In Her Boots workshop did so much for me.
It was the first female farming training I’d ever heard of.”

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2020 In Her Boots Workshops:


Resilience Boot Camp:  Women Farmers Cultivating Strength
Running a farm puts a lot of stress on both the body and the mind, elements further amplified during the COVID pandemic. We’ll explore various topics from the women farmer lens to develop healthy habits and prioritize mental health to strengthen all muscles.

These online zoom meetings will be follow-ups to a special Resiliency series featured on the In Her Boots Podcast, moderated by Lisa Kivirist. Registration opens in June.


Resilience Boot Camp – Part 1
July 28 | 1 p.m. | Online

Resilience Boot Camp – Part 2
Aug. 18 | 1 p.m. | Online



Frequently asked questions



“All walks of life and all levels of experience were represented and embraced. It also was a great combination of classroom-style learning and hands-on workshop.”

“I came away from the workshop more confident in my farming abilities, more sure of my farm dreams being realized, and more connected with like-minded women, including mentors that I’ve been able to reach out to on an ad hoc basis for the last 2 years now. I am now settled in on my farm and beginning to put into practice some of the important lessons I learned. I’m in my own boots now, in part because of In Her Boots.”



Women Caring for the Land:

Conservation Learning Circles for Women Landowners

This FREE workshop teaches women landowners how to improve water and soil quality on their farmland to build stronger farm enterprises and improve the quality of the state’s natural resources.

June 18 | 1 p.m. | Online
Moderator: Lisa Kivirist

Join us to discuss your land goals and learn about:
•  Programs to fund environmentally friendly land management.
•  Soil health and conservation principles.
•  Creating a long-term management strategy for your land.






Want to be notified about future workshops offered near you?
Check the “In Her Boots” box on our sign-up form.


Questions? Contact Lisa Kivirist, MOSES In Her Boots Project Coordinator.


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