In Her Boots: Success Strategies from the Soil Sisters
Date/Time: Friday, August 6, 2021, 10 am – 3 pm
Location: The Old Smith Place, Brodhead, WI
This day-long, intensive workshop is a part of
the In Her Boots Project of the Midwest Organic
and Sustainable Education Service (MOSES).
Are you a woman ready to explore taking the first steps toward your dream of starting a farm? Do you have lots of ideas but need advice on where to start? Come for an inspiring day of advice, ideas and seasoned perspectives from the Wisconsin Soil Sisters, an innovative network of local women championing organic and sustainable agriculture in their community. Learn from experienced women farmers and gather resources for your farm launch.
Topics covered include:
Self-care, cultivating mental health and farm-life balance
Tractors, mechanics, tools and ergonomics
Farm diversification: farmstays & farm-to-table dinners
Value-added products in your home kitchen through cottage food law
Hosted by Betty Anderson, farmer/owner of The Old Smith Place
Registration Bonus: A free copy of the Renewing the Countryside: WISCONSIN book (a $26.95 value) will be made available to every couple, household or family participating in this workshop (one free copy per residential address).
Price: $TBD per person
Price includes local/organic lunch, sponsored by Organic Valley Family of Farms.
Registration Open in May, 2021