Welcome to Women in Agriculture (WIA)!

2015 Conference

The 2015 Women in Agriculture Conference will be held at the Holiday Inn Convention Center in Kearney, NE on Thursday and Friday, February 26-27. Registration information will be posted here and online registration will begin January 9. Our keynote speaker is Rebecca Long-Chaney of Elwood, NE and capstone speaker is Celeste Settrini of Salinas, California. Both women are ranchers/farmers and very involved in the agriculture industry. We are looking forward to celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Women in Agriculture Conference in Nebraska – the longest running conference of its kind in the country! 

Registration Book

Registration Information

Information about conference sponsorship and displays

Student Scholarships

For more information contact Sandy Sterkel, ssterkel1@unl.edu or Cheryl Griffith, cgriffith2@unl.edu

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Thank you for visiting the Nebraska Women in Agriculture website!  Please take some time and look through the resources, information and other information as it relates to agricultural producers and business people of Nebraska.

Nebraska Women in Agriculture (WIA) is designed to assist women in their agricultural businesses or who are in businesses tied to agriculture.  The Department of Agricultural Economics recognizes the vital role that women play in the agricultural industry and is committed to bringing Nebraskans relevant management education.  WIA focuses on educating women on these topics.  Whether the information is business, family focused or just fun - we strive to provide women the knowledge they need to make informed decisions.