Guide Focuses on Virtual Agriculture Education for Women

In the free publication Reaching Women in Agriculture: A Guide to Virtual Engagement, American Farmland Trust (AFT) and Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SARE) published information, tips, and tools for effective engagement for online education. The guide shares that one of the reasons to create women-focused and women-only events, virtual or otherwise, is to establish a comfortable space for women-identifying individuals to find and access resources, information, and networking they typically do not have easy access to in the agricultural services world. This guide incorporates both the characteristics of high-quality programs for women in agriculture and the emerging best practices for adapting farmer education and networking events to virtual platforms.