Women in Ag Conference
2021 West Virginia Women in Agriculture Conference
The annual West Virginia Women in Agriculture Conference provides research-based and practical educational opportunities for agribusiness women while fostering networking and leadership development. Workshops focus on the five areas of risk management and production enterprises. Farm tours highlight successful operations and provide opportunities for participants to learn from other’s experiences. The conference rotates annually to demonstrate the diversity of agricultural enterprises throughout West Virginia.
We're Going Virtual!
Our next Women in Agriculture Conference, which was originally scheduled for October 22-23, 2021, will now be hosted virtually on November 8-10, 2021. But, don't worry - there are still plenty of opportunities to learn and engage with other female agriculturists around the state!
Registration is now open!View the Virtual Conference Agenda
Register for the Virtual Conference Now
Registration cost: $30
Plus, the first 100 registrants will receive a FREE T-shirt!
If connectivity is a concern, reach out to your local WVU Extension Service office to learn more about potential local viewing options
Women in Ag Learning Objectives:
- Education: Find information easily obtained, retained and understandable from discussion-based teaching experiences at the conference.
- Collaboration: Learn how to more effectively connect with other producers, funders, service providers and governmental representatives.
- Leadership: Understand the importance of developing leadership skills and sharing them to increase successes in the agriculture and natural resources industry.
- Economic: Adopt strategies that will lead to improved efficiency and increase small farm and agribusiness sustainability in West Virginia.
We look forward to seeing you virtually in November!