Where Women Gather: A Celebration of Women in Agriculture Conference and Symposium from Food Systems Leadership Network

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From the organizers:

Working Theme: Women, Intersectionality and Food Systems

Day One:

Introduction: TBD: 8:00 am to 8:15 am – Lieutenant Govenor Nancy Wyman (Pending)*

Sessions:

Breaking Ground: How to Access NEGEF Awards & Sponsorships

Systems Change through Story Telling/Making w/ Anha Kruzic

The Behavioral Health of Women and Minorities Involved in Agriculture wMichael R. Rosmann Ph.D.

Re-focusing the Image of Women Farmers, One Story at a Time w/ Lise Metzger

Women in Cannabis by Kristin Jordan

Day Two:

Introduction: 8:30 am to 9:00 am – Women in Agriculture –Commissioner Reviczky, Connecticut Department of Agriculture (Pending*)

Sessions:

Planting Sacred Seeds in a Modern World; Restoring Indigenous Seed Sovereignty w/ Rowen White

At the Root: An Examination of White Sepremacy and Systemic Racism in US Food Systems w/ Ahna Kruzic

Feminism Is Not Enough! Reviving the Yoni Culture – A Celebration of the Feminine, An Awakening of the Goddess Within w/Ruby Olisemeka

Day Three:

Community Volunteering Opportunity:. Habitat for Humanity WomenBuild, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm (*****By registration only. Volunteers MUST COMMIT TO THE WHOLE DAY! Please check for more details on this opportunity by September 2018*****.).

OR

Community Farm Tour # 1: Common Ground High School, TBD

Community Farm Tour # 2:. TBD

Community Farm Tour # 3: Slate School, TBD

Community Farm Tour # 4: TBD

Full Agenda on Eventbrite Website

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