Kansas conference focuses on women’s role on farm

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) – Kansas farm women are gathering near Manhattan for the second annual “Dirt, Denim and Diamonds” conference.

The two-day event begins Friday at the Living Water Ranch 16 miles north of Manhattan. It is hosted by the Flint Hills Chapter of Kansas Agri-Women.

The conference focuses on the role of rural women on the farm, with sessions on leadership, current events and agricultural issues as well as skill-building opportunities.

Topics on Friday’s agenda included food labeling, livestock photography and farm communication. Saturday’s plans include more sessions on areas ranging from livestock to agribusiness.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s