WEST 2018

Coverage on AWC WEST 2018

Oct 24, 2017 • Alberta Farmer—All the iron is still there, but Agri-Trade has a new dimension

There’s still acres of farm equipment to be seen, but also an opportunity to upgrade your personal skill set: When you think of a farm equipment show, a motivational speaker talking about personal development might not spring to mind. But it’s exactly what women who attend Agri-Trade said they wanted to see at the popular Red Deer event. Read the full article >

Sep 30, 2017 • Advancing Women in Agriculture: By Laura Wiens, CAAR

Article posted by CAAR: Since it began in 2014, the AWC has seen 3,000 women attend six conferences, with approximately 450 to 600 women at each conference. Read the full article >

Sep 21, 2017 • Here’s what women are saying about AWC!

Nice to hear from women who’ve been to our conference. Great feedback!

“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. Read the full article >