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Women, Food and Agriculture Network posts its own events and those from other organizations that may be of interest to its members. If you have an event you’d like posted, please email info@wfan.org.

Apr
5
Wed
2017
Women Caring for the Land: CRP Discussion – Audubon County
Apr 5 @ 1:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for a free discussion focused on the Conservation Reserve Program, (CRP) in the Ag Building at the Audubon County Fairgrounds.

Registration, coffee and resource sharing start at 8:30, with the meeting beginning
promptly at 9 a.m. Lunch is provided, and interactive activities and discussion will focus on
the various types of CRP and how they differ. We’ll help you consider the benefits of CRP
to your farming operation and watershed. A field tour in the afternoon will highlight area
CRP practices. The meeting will end by 3.

Space is limited. In order for us to have the right amount of food available, please RSVP by 4 P.M. on Monday, April 3 to Dennis Helfin at 712-563-4261 Ext. 2 or email at dennis.r.helfin@ia.usda.gov. For more information about this program, visit www.womencaringfortheland.org or call Carol at 641-430- 2540.

Apr
11
Tue
2017
Women Caring for the Land: CRP in Oskaloosa, Iowa
Apr 11 @ 1:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for a free discussion focused on the Conservation Reserve Program, (CRP). The program, sponsored by the FSA, Mahaska SWCD, NRCS, and Women, Food and Agriculture Network is called Women Caring for the Land SM.

Registration, coffee and resource sharing start at 8:30, with the meeting beginning
promptly at 9 a.m. Lunch is provided, and interactive activities and discussion will focus on
the various types of CRP and how they differ. We’ll help you consider the benefits of CRP
to your farming operation and watershed. A field tour in the afternoon will highlight area
CRP practices. The meeting will end by 3.

Space is limited. In order for us to have the right amount of food available, please RSVP by 4 p.m. Friday, April 7 to Wendi at (641) 673-3476, wendi.denham@ia.usda.gov. For more information about this program, visit www.womencaringfortheland.org or call Carol at 641-430- 2540.

Apr
13
Thu
2017
Women Caring for the Land: Stanhope, Iowa
Apr 13 @ 1:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Please join us for a day of meeting with other women in agriculture for a close-kit group discussion on soil health. Whether you know a little or a lot, we invite you to come and learn from the conservation experts, as well as other landowners!

Workshop put on by Prairie Rivers of Iowa in conjunction with Women, Food, and Agriculture Network.

If you are interested in attending, please RSVP to Kayla at khasper@prrcd.org or 515.232.0048 by April 10th!

Learn more at Prairie Rivers of Iowa’s website: http://www.prrcd.org/women-caring-land-workshop-happening-april-13/

Apr
20
Thu
2017
Women Caring for the Land: Conservation Discussion – Calloway County
Apr 20 @ 1:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for a free discussion focused on conservation at the William B. Cherry Expo Center Agricultural Classroom in Murray, KY.

Registration, coffee and resource sharing start at 8:30, with the meeting beginning
promptly at 9 a.m. Lunch is provided. During an afternoon field tour participants will travel to a nearby farm to observe soil characteristics and conservation practices. We will walk a
short distance into a field, so please wear or bring appropriate clothing and footwear. The meeting will end by 3.

Space is limited. In order for us to have the right amount of food available, please RSVP by 4 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, to Cindy at cindy@callowayconservation.com or call 270 767-0491. For For more information about this program, visit www.womencaringfortheland.org or call Carol at 641-430- 2540.

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