Woman in Sustainable Agriculture Award

 
Board member Sophie Neems (right) presented Shanti Sellz with the 2018 Woman in Sustainable Agriculture Award.

Board member Sophie Neems (right) presented Shanti Sellz with the 2018 Woman in Sustainable Agriculture Award.

About

WFAN created the Women in Sustainable Agriculture Award to recognize the necessary and critical steps women are taking to promote WFAN’s mission to “engage women in building an ecological and just food and agriculture system through individual and community power.”

nominations

Nominations for the Woman in Sustainable Ag award are currently closed. To send us a story tip about an outstanding woman in sustainable ag fill out this form.

 

past recipients

Shanti Sellz was the recipient of the 2018 Woman in Sustainable Agriculture Award to recognize her work as a farmer and individual committed to building a food system in which everyone has access to healthy and affordable food. 

2018


WFAN’s original founding mothers were honored with the inaugural Women in Sustainable Agriculture award at the 2017 WFAN Annual Conference. They were each given gifts of handmade bowls by long-time WFAN member Alice McGary. Learn more about WFAN’s founding mothers here.

2017