About PA-WAgN

The Pennsylvania Women's Agricultural Network (PA-WAgN) supports women in agriculture by providing positive learning environments, networking, and empowerment. PA-WAgN offers on-farm education, hands-on workshops, conferences, networking, mentoring, and online information sharing tools. Visit PA-WAgN's official web site at http://agsci.psu.edu/wagn.

PA-WAgN's mission is to:

  • encourage and support women in agriculture;
  • provide and strengthen networks for women in agriculture;
  • provide educational and mentoring opportunities for women in agriculture;
  • raise community awareness of agricultural related issues and concerns;
  • and sustain farming livelihoods.

Membership is free and open to any person supporting the mission of PA-WAgN.  The network is comprised of women farmers, agricultural professionals, agricultural educators, and consumers committed to supporting and providing educational opportunities to women working in agriculture and related businesses.

PA-WAgN programming is based on member needs and requests and includes business planning, farm management, production practices, direct marketing, farm equipment, safety, and health.

Questions? Comments? Contact us!

Linda Stewart Moist, Senior Extension Associate

302 Armsby Building, Penn State, University Park, PA 16801

(814) 865-7031

lsm9@psu.edu

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