Women for the Land: Empowering women landowners to conserve their land

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2019: $50,000.00
Projected End Date: 09/30/2021
Grant Recipient: American Farmland Trust
Region: Southern
State: Washington, DC
Principal Investigator:
Jamie Mierau
American Farmland Trust
Description:
American Farmland Trust's national Women for the Land initiative addresses the obstacles that women landowners face in accessing conservation programs and resources. Women for the Land combines research, on-the-ground projects and policy efforts to transform the agricultural landscape and develop a new voice for conservation.
Type:
Fact Sheet
File:
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers
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