New project celebrates women in agriculture

Snippet from article posted by Rocky View Weekly (Jessi Gowan):

“For 150 years, women have been making valuable contributions to Canada’s agricultural industry – and Iris Meck, host of the Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference (AWC), is encouraging Canadians to celebrate farm women by sharing photos and stories on social media, using the hashtag #Canada150FarmWomen.

“The whole reason behind the AWC is to honour the contributions women make to our agricultural sector, and now we are opening it up for other women to participate with their own pictures and stories about the amazing farm women that they know and love,” Meck said.”

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