Women Non-operating Landowners: Overcoming Barriers to Increase Conservation on Leased Land

The presentation in this session from American Farmland Trust's Farmland, Food and Livable Communities Conference address how the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is reaching out to women landowners and recruiting women leadership within NRCS. The session also discusses the growing knowledge around non-operator women farmland owners, their perspectives and their needs.

Session Presenters: Karen Woodrich, Kentucky State Conservationist, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (moderator); Jean Eells, Owner, EResources Group; Jane Hardisty, Indiana State Conservationist, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service; Ann Sorensen, Assistant Vice President of Programs and Director of Research, American Farmland Trust.

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Author / Presenter: 
Ann Sorenson
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American Farmland Trust