Top 7 in 2017

Top 7 in 2017

December 28, 2017

FarmHer began in 2013, and each year brings new friends, excitement, and expansion. Our goal today remains the same as it did then, to shine a light on women in agriculture, and below are FarmHer’s top seven ‘Shining Moments’ in 2017.

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    Grow by FarmHer | Interview with Carrie Mess

    Grow by FarmHer | Interview with Carrie Mess

    October 24, 2017

    Grow by FarmHer is a series of events that will inspire, educate and empower young women in agriculture, ages 16-22, to take an active role in leading the industry. The day-long event consists of interaction with great mentors, connections to peers, and the opportunity to listen to inspiring speakers. Carrie Mess will be a speaker at the events taking place in Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. Follow Carrie on her blog, Dairy Carrie, and join her and the FarmHer team on this years Grow by FarmHer tour!

     

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    Grow by FarmHer | Interview with Natalina Sents

    Grow by FarmHer | Interview with Natalina Sents

    October 10, 2017

    Grow by FarmHer is a series of events that will inspire, educate and empower young women in agriculture, ages 16-22, to take an active role in leading the industry. The day-long event consists of interaction with great mentors, connections to peers, and the opportunity to listen to inspiring speakers. Natalina Sents will be a speaker at the events taking place in Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. Follow Natalina on her blog, The Roots Journey, and join her and the FarmHer team on this years Grow by FarmHer tour!

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    5 Tips for Better Networking

    5 Tips for Better Networking

    October 06, 2017

    Networking. The importance of the word is easy to understand, the importance is recognized, yet the act of networking can be intimidating. Recently I talked about networking with the queen herself, Erin Cummings from Nationwide. 

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    Grow by FarmHer | Interview with Cristen Clark

    Grow by FarmHer | Interview with Cristen Clark

    October 02, 2017

    Grow by FarmHer is a series of events that will inspire, educate and empower young women in agriculture, ages 16-22, to take an active role in leading the industry. The day-long event consists of interaction with great mentors, connections to peers, and the opportunity to listen to inspiring speakers. Cristen Clark will be a speaker at the events taking place in Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. Follow Cristen on her blog, www.FoodandSwine.com and join her and the FarmHer team on this years Grow by FarmHer tour! 

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    Why You Should Attend Grow by FarmHer

    Why You Should Attend Grow by FarmHer

    September 13, 2017

    We all want to be #BossLadies, but how do you get to that status? If you're a young woman in agriculture looking for a path or advice for taking on the real world, we have what you need. Grow by FarmHer connects young ladies, ages 16-22, with professionals in the industry. Don't miss this great opportunity!

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    Sometimes, It’s Okay To Be A Quitter

    Sometimes, It’s Okay To Be A Quitter

    June 14, 2017

    Fresh off the announcement of our Grow by FarmHer events for the upcoming school year, I have been thinking about my message.  At all of the past Grow events, I have shared the wisdom that I have gathered along this journey with the young women in attendance.  Some are lessons learned from the women I meet, some are lessons I have learned myself, and usually learned the hard way. 

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    FarmHer Events | Grow by FarmHer

    FarmHer Events | Grow by FarmHer

    June 12, 2017

    FarmHer is hitting the road! With the inspiration from reaching 1,000 young ladies in 4 states last year, we have decided to take our Grow by FarmHer events to a whole new level. The next year of events will cover six states and will allow FarmHer to meet thousands of young women at college campuses around the country!  The Midwest tour will visit three universities in one week in November. Then the Eastern tour will do the same format but will take place in February 2018. 

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    Lexi Marek | Episode 14 | Queen of the Ring

    Lexi Marek | Episode 14 | Queen of the Ring

    March 08, 2017 2 Comments

    From the minute I met Lexi Marek I knew she was something special.  A future FarmHer, who grew up on a sixth generation family farm in Riverside, Iowa.  She grew up helping around the farm where they raise crops, cattle and pigs. Lexi quickly developed her passion for pigs.

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    A Growing Event

    A Growing Event

    January 17, 2017

    The lobby of a hotel we weren’t even staying at. That is where Grow by FarmHer was born. Don’t the best developments have the craziest stories?

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    Inspire Every HER

    Inspire Every HER

    November 23, 2015

    On November 13, women came together from the state of Iowa to inform and inspire each other about opportunities in agriculture for the first time, organized by FarmHer.  

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