Are You Ready for Anything?

Planning for worst-case scenarios isn’t just for preppers. Every farm should have a plan in place in case of an emergency.

Barn Homes Multitask to the Max

Metal buildings that serve as home, shop, and machine shed are popping up all over rural America. Witness the construction of this beautiful example in Iowa.


Friendship on the Farm

Taking time to develop and nurture friendships can reduce feelings of isolation and contribute to improved mental health.


Attend a Women in Ag Conference This Winter

Make plans now to attend an upcoming conference for women in agriculture. These events offer inspiring speakers, educational sessions, and the chance to meet other women in ag. See your local Extension office for other opportunities near you.

Women in Denim
January 26-27, 2018
Storm Lake, IA

Women Managing the Farm
February 15-16, 2018
Manhattan, KS