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FarmHer Announces 2017 Cultivate Conference for Women

DES MOINES, Iowa - Cultivate by FarmHer is a national event that will bring together women from all walks of life who share a love for agriculture and a desire to collaboratively bring light to how their lifestyles are impacting the world around them. The event will be hosted June 26-28, 2017 in West Des Moines, IA at the Sheraton Hotel. Attendees will include producers, farmers, ranchers, and agribusiness professionals. 


FarmHer TV Show Nominated for Three Awards

NASHVILLE, Teneesee RFD-TV and FarmHer are proud to announce that their new documentary series “FarmHer” has been nominated for a Cynopsis TV Award as Best Reality Series in three different categories: Family-focused, Food/Lifestyle, and Documentary.


Nebraska Woman Inducted Into FarmHer Hall of Fame

DES MOINES, Iowa – Joan Ruskamp, a farmer from Dodge, NE, was the first Nebraskan to be inducted into the FarmHer Hall of Fame. She was awarded during the Grow by FarmHer event, which was held in Lincoln, NE, on Wednesday, November 9, 2016.


Grow Conference for Young Women Returns to Iowa

Second annual GROW event to be held Friday, September 23, 2016

DES MOINES, Iowa – FarmHer, an organization focusing on women in agriculture, will hold its second annual Grow event for young women on Friday, September 23, 2016 at the FFA Enrichment Center in Ankeny, IA. Read more here.


FarmHer Announces 2016 Summer Interns

FarmHer is pleased to announce the addition of Ali Luety and Josie Burgett as the 2016 summer communication interns. Throughout their internships, Ali’s primary responsibility will be managing the FarmHer community and sending out weekly newsletters, while Josie will focus on managing social media channels and updating the website. Both girls will be instrumental in planning the upcoming Grow by FarmHer events. Read more....


RFD-TV and FarmHer Form Partnership to Focus on Women In Agriculture

RFD-TV and FarmHer are excited to announce their new unique partnership taking the positive imagery of women in agriculture and bringing it to life on television.  As told through the camera lens and blog of FarmHer founder Marji Guyler-Alaniz, the new television series will premier on RFD-TV this fall and include extended behind-the-scenes footage and more information through digital content as part of the FarmHer online community.  Read more...


Click to see a preview of the FarmHer television series, set to air on RFD-TV this fall.


FarmHer to Host GROW Young Women in Ag Event in November 2015

FarmHer is hosting the first annual GROW by Future FarmHer event, focused on young women in agriculture, November 13, 2015 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the FFA Enrichment Center in Ankeny, Iowa.  Read more...