Wanted: Aspiring & Beginning Women Farmers

Center for Rural Affairs and Women, Food, and Agriculture Network seek passionate, driven, committed women farmers for activities to cultivate thriving farm businesses. Aspiring and beginning women farmers in Nebraska have an opportunity to become successful farmers and business owners.

Exciting opportunities are available:

  • Farm Dreams workshop open to aspiring women farmers (exploring a farm career but not yet farming). Create a vision for your farm business, inventory your resources, and evaluate your next steps. Learn from experts and experienced women farmers to prepare for a successful career launch.
  • Intensive business planning course open to beginning women farmers (with up to 10 years farm experience). Create and perfect a business plan, with support from expert teachers. Farm growth and business advancement are yours to seize.
  • Mentorships with an experienced woman farmer are available for exceptional women aspiring and beginning farmers. Strong commitment to learning and passion for farming are essential. Protégés will carry on a proud tradition of women working the land.

For details to advance your farm career, visit our Women Farmers page or contact Kathie Starkweather, kathies@cfra.org or 402.617.7946.