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

Project Type: Education Only
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
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.
Fact Sheet
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers
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