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Vermont’s New Wave of Agriculture: Womxn in Hemp & Cannabis

Part 4 of a six part series: Vermont’s New Wave of Agriculture: Womxn in Hemp & Cannabis

This conversation will focus on the experience of womxn and femmes within the booming hemp and cannabis industry. We will dive into the inner workings of what it means to be a femme farmer growing hemp and cannabis in Vermont with an emphasis on the challenges that they face, the crucial need for racially conscious structural change, and how this industry can sustainably strengthen Vermont’s working landscape.

Panelists:

Harmony Edosomwan

Monica Donovan, Heady Vermont

Jessilyn Dolan, VT American Nurses Association/ Nurse Grown Organics

Laura Sullivan, Pipe Dreams Hempworks

Arantha Farrow, Caledonia Cannabis  

 

A Force to Be Reckoned With: Womxn in VT's Food System

Join ShiftMeals for a six-part free webinar series highlighting the intersectional experiences of Womxn and Femmes in all facets of the Vermont food system, from seed to hands. Presented by City Market,  A Force To Be Reckoned With honors those most affected by the Covid-19 crisis by bringing together powerful Womxn and Femme farmers, leaders, organizers, and activists. We are creating a space for collaboration, discussion, and visions for a more resilient food system in Vermont.  

 

Check out the incredible line-up and RSVP today! https://shiftmeals.org/a-force-to-be-reckoned-with-womxn-in-vts-food-system/