USDA Developing 3 New Local Food Directories
September 15, 2014
USDA’s National Farmers Market Directory is a valuable tool for consumers, farmers, and ranchers. Therefore, they are expanding the program to three new food directories.
PA-WAgN One-Day Networking Symposium
August 12, 2014
The Pennsylvania Women’s Agricultural Network is working diligently to deliver another successful One-Day Networking Symposium – Women Farmers: Heroes of Our Communities, slated for December 8, 2014, at the Penn Stater Conference Center, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
2014 Women Farmer Day a Success
August 12, 2014
Women farmers across the state celebrate the importance of women in agriculture with networking, singing, speakers, sales and promoting local farmers.
PA-WAgN Launches Specialty Mentor Program
April 17, 2013
The Pennsylvania Women’s Agricultural Network (PA-WAgN) is launching a women farmer mentoring program to connect established farmers with new and beginning farmers, aspiring farmers, and seasoned farmers. The mentor program will encourage women farmers to support each other through shared learning and exchange of experiences in workshops and online forums focused on five topic areas: fruit and vegetable cultivation, dairy and cheese production, urban agriculture and nutrition, on-farm education and value-added products, and livestock production.
Got a 6-Pack?
April 8, 2013
As printed in Lancaster Farming, April 6, 2013
By Jessica Rose Spangler, Reporter
Nigerian Farmer Kicks Off Oxfam Tour
October 16, 2012
10/13/2012 7:00 AM
By Teresa McMinn Southeastern Pa. Correspondent
Notes from the Field: Farm-to-Chef Relationships
September 26, 2012
PA WAgN recently visited Churchview Farm in Pittsburgh to learn about Farm-to-Chef Relationships.