W.Va. Women in Agriculture conference set


MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The West Virginia University Extension Service is holding its third annual West Virginia Women in Agriculture conference Nov. 4-5, at the Glade Springs Resort, in Daniels.

The conference is expected to draw more than 200 producers and agribusiness professionals and will include a blend of mentoring, networking and hands-on tours.

Friday afternoon will include farm and agribusiness tours followed by a networking dinner, and Saturday will include educational sessions, exhibition booths, producer spotlights and hands-on workshops.

Children’s activities and a youth conference track are also available.

More information

The event begins at noon, Nov. 4 and ends at 5 p.m., Nov. 5. Registration and more information can be found at West Virginia University Extension.

Glade Springs Resort is offering special lodging rates for conference participants. For more information contact the resort at 866-562-8052 or visit www.gladesprings.com; Mention the conference to receive the preferred rates.


Scholarships to attend are available on a limited basis. Contact Doolarie Singh-Knights at 304-293-7606 or dosing-knights@mail.wvu.edu, or fill out the form at www.surveymonkey.com/r/WVWIA2016.

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