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Women to Women: Educating Women about Farm Commodity Marketing
Featured Speaker: Naomi Blohm, Stewart Peterson

Workshop Objects:
  • Learn the basics of the available cash marketing tools including how and when to best utilize them.
  • Hands-on: walk through examples of how a futures contract works, and how it can affect your average price per bushel.
  • Learn the basics of put and call options in a way that makes sense, while incorporating them into the current market place.
  • Walk away with strategies that your farm can use today, no matter what price scenario unfolds for the year ahead!

 March 21 - Putnam County Fairgrounds, Greencastle, IN
March 22 - Huntington University, Huntington, IN

 Program runs from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Cost is $30/person

 Please register by March 14, 2017 by submitting this registration form: 2017 WIA Farm Marketing.pdf2017 WIA Farm Marketing.pdf.
Congratulations to the 2016 Purdue Women in
Agriculture Award Winners


Annually, the Purdue Women in Agriculture (WIA) Team recognizes Indiana women who are leaders  and innovators and have contributed to the success of Indiana Agriculture.  Sheryl Seib (left) of Posey County received the Achievement Award and Lisa Chaudion of Monroe County received the Achievement Award at the Women in Agriculture Awards presentation during the lieutenant governor's Celebration of Agriculture program at the Indiana State Fair. 


Make the Best Out of a Code Red Situation!  
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Do you want to order you own Code Red flash drive or download the free Excel file?

If so, visit the the Code Red page on this website.  Code Red Flash Drives are available for download and purchase.  Ordering information can be found on the Code Red page or by contacting any Purdue Women in Agriculture Team member.


Proceedings from the
2016 Midwest Women in Agriculture Conference
are posted on the "Related Links" page.


​​WIA Email Group

Purdue Extension maintains an email group for women in agriculture. If you are not already subscribed, please send an email to to subscribe. If you have a question or problem, just send an email to the list for help. This is a moderated list and you will not receive junk email.