Blog — women in agriculture

She wants your permission

She wants your permission

The woman carrying bags of feed, she wants you to give her permission to take some time off. She's been trying to lighten the load but she's honestly taking on too much; if she admits that, she'll feel like she's placing just one more weight upon everyone else.

My cows get pedicures

My cows get pedicures

These girls put some miles, and a hefty 1,500 pounds (average), on those tootsies. However hearing that my cows and I are hitting the ground nearly the same amount every day is mind boggling to me, all they do is milk, sleep, and shit.

You can't stop here

You can't stop here

I don’t know you personally and I haven’t heard your struggles but I will tell you that you can’t stop now.

You’re tired – whose not? You don’t know your next move – many of us don’t.


Shopping Small and Supporting Women in Agriculture

Shopping Small and Supporting Women in Agriculture

I feel like we all may be doing a little bit more online shopping this year and I also know I am interested in supporting my fellow women in agriculture. In addition to my admin role on Instagram's Women In Ag account I have noticed a lot of women putting their entrepreneurial skills into action! And here is exactly what I love about women in agriculture: we think on our feet, we take action, and we use our creativity to generate extra income. 

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