Episode 119- Women-owned Farms   addthis
Conjure up a typical image of the American farmer or rancher and you may imagine a hardworking, sunburned man. Well that’s certainly true in many instances, but truth is, the people working in American agriculture are as diverse as the folks they feed and clothe.

 

 

Want to know more?
For more information, visit www.hedgebrook.com
info@thepumpkin-patch.com (Hill High Farm)
hillhigh@shentel.net

Did you know:
Women own and operate 165,000 farms in the Heartland, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. That’s 9% of all of America’s farms. Their major product? Beef cattle and other livestock.

Links
Virginia Farm Bureau
Virginia Department of Agriculture

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