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Women in Ag set for Nov. 18; Blue Heron Farm owner featured speaker

Oct 2nd, 2017 | Category: News

COUNTY – The 6th annual Women in Agriculture Conference is set for Saturday, Nov. 18. “WE CAN DO IT” is the theme. This interactive event full of learning and networking with other women farmer, is a one-day event held simultaneously in 39 locations throughout Washington, Alaska, Idaho, Montana and Oregon. This year’s locations include Mount Vernon, Everett, and Coupeville. Featured speakers are Alexis Taylor, Oregon Department of Ag Director, and Anne Schwartz, Blue Heron Farm owner. The “Early Bird” registration fee through Nov. 5 is $25. General registration after this date is $30, and ag students, farm interns, FFA or 4-H will pay $20. For scholarship information, contact Margaret Viebrock at For more information, visit


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