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January 30, 2016

This week the Ag Women's Network is focusing on mental health. There has been lots of discussion on social media and in the media about ending the stigma attached to mental health, so people can find the courage to get the help they need. Canadians set a new record, wi...

January 29, 2016

Rebecca Hannam is an agricultural communications professional who also spends a lot of her time volunteering. Managing her many commitments and interests can be a struggle, but she’s working to find more balance and lessening harmful stress. She even shares with us her...

January 28, 2016

To start 2016 off in a BIG way, Ag Women’s Network held our first event of the season, but we tried something different. Considering the vast size of Ontario and just how far our ‘network’ extends with women from across Ontario, we held our first ever online event....

January 26, 2016

Up until about a year ago I had never given much thought to mental illness. I had heard the stats and read articles. While I did have friends and relatives who suffered from it and understood it - probably better than most - it had never occurred to me that it could ha...

January 22, 2016

Becky Parker is a trained teacher who now works in agriculture education. Her recent move to British Columbia has challenged her, but she’s embracing the adventure, experience and opportunity to broaden her own perspective on Canadian agriculture.

The theme of educ...

January 14, 2016

Its that time of year again, a time I look forward to every year; meeting season.  Its a time when all of the industry groups say ‘farmers are not busy now, lets pack as many events into the next three months as we can’.  I enjoy it because its an excuse to get off far...

January 12, 2016

Here it is ......our AWN Winter WarmUP Weekend Agenda!  It's like a sneak peek for our first online forum. There is a team of people working to bring you this event and we are getting very excited.

We want you to know that -

  •  The actual content (videos, art...

January 7, 2016

Happy New Year! It will take me a couple more weeks before I’m fluent at writing 2016. I’ve never been really good at transitions. I like to cherish things and moments and emotions. Mostly, I like to cherish the people who accompany them. I think it makes it easier to...

January 3, 2016

As we celebrate our accomplishments in 2015 and look forward to 2016, the Ag Women's Network blog is also celebrating our first year online.

Rather than reflect on the last year though, we're excited to share where we're going this year. We are still all about connectio...

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