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Heart of the Farm Women's Conferences Planned
Wisconsin Ag Connection - 01/16/2014

A series of conferences that provides women with the opportunity to network with other farm women and learn about issues facing agriculture are being planned for the coming months. The Heart of the Farm-Women in Agriculture events are being organized by the University of Wisconsin-Extension.

The program is committed to addressing the needs of farm women by providing education on farm business topics, connecting them with agricultural resources and creating support networks.

There will be a session where attendees will be able to ask farm tax questions and taste delicious local foods with relaxing music being played in the background during lunch. Throughout the event there will be a chance to get a chair massage or reike session for a small donation.

Heart of the Farm conferences will be held at the follow locations this year:

** February 5: Westboro, call 715-748-3327

** February 8: Cumberland, call 715-485-8600

** February 28: Monroe, call 608-269-8722

** March 28: Milladore, call 715-421-8440

** April 10: Kiel, call 920-929-3171

Registration for any of the one-day workshops is $20 per person.

Heart of the Farm is supported by the UW- Center for Dairy Profitability, UW-Extension Polk, Barron, Burnett and Washburn Counties, Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, Focus on Energy, and a USDA Risk Management Agency, North Central Risk Management Education Center grant.

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