Women in Agriculture

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Supporting New Hampshire's Women Farmers


Pillars of Women in Ag Program

 


Events

August 10, 2024 | 8:00 - 10:00am
The UNH Extension Women in Agriculture program is excited to bring back this popular workshop! Designed to offer a practical and immersive learning opportunity, this event is perfect for new and…
August 10, 2024 | 10:30am - 12:30pm
The UNH Extension Women in Agriculture program is excited to bring back this popular workshop! Designed to offer a practical and immersive learning opportunity, this event is perfect for new and…
August 10, 2024 | 1:00 - 3:00pm
The UNH Extension Women in Agriculture program is excited to bring back this popular workshop! Designed to offer a practical and immersive learning opportunity, this event is perfect for new and…
August 10, 2024 | 3:30 - 5:30pm
The UNH Extension Women in Agriculture program is excited to bring back this popular workshop! Designed to offer a practical and immersive learning opportunity, this event is perfect for new and…
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Tractor Maintenance Checklist for Spring

When spring is fast approaching, it’s time for tractor maintenance. Remember that good spring maintenance starts with good fall maintenance!

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Growing Farms, Growing Communities

Annie’s Project empowers N.H. women in agriculture

When Emma Downing ’16 opened Blue Heron Farm in New Boston two years ago, she received as a gift a felted wool flag featuring an artfully-rendered blue heron in flight. Nestled in a clover-filled pasture on a slope with three grazing cows, a crowd of young pigs and a colorful flock of laying hens, Blue Heron Farm is just one of the Granite State’s new, women-owned farms.  Read more


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