Course to empower women in agriculture

Course to empower women in agriculture

Announcement from Cornell Small Farms Program:

Annie’s Project: Empowering Women in Agriculture
Annie’s Project is a six-week course designed especially for farm women to help them develop their management and decision-making skills for their farms. Sessions include brief presentations, discussions focused on the participant’s questions, and hands on training. This course is designed for farm women who have been in farming, part of farming for at lest the last five years, and want to develop their understanding, interpretation, and opportunities in sustainable agriculture. In this course, farm women have the opportunity to learn from female agricultural professionals and network with other women in similar situations.
Pre-registration is required by October 5, 2015. Enrollment is limited to 15 participants to facilitate discussion, so register today! Contact Laura Biasillo at (607) 584-5007 or lw257@cornell.edu for more information or to register.

Image credit: By Kinshuk Sunil from Ghazaibad, India (Wheat) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

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