2019 I am FarmHer
101 E Locust St, Des Moines, IA 50309, USA
I am FarmHer connects, empowers, and inspires women who have a passion for agriculture through an interactive and unique event experience. This year's theme is 'Faces of FarmHer.' We'll introduce you to an array of inspiring FarmHers from across the country while allowing you to network with 200 others. Women from all walks of life from near and far, both producers and professionals, are invited to attend. Join us in the heart of America for a FarmHer experience like no other!
Des Moines, IA | June 17-19, 2019
New experiences and lifelong friendships are sure to be the highlight of your time at I am FarmHer!
What to Expect
Join a community that allows you to give life to your dream
Create a network of supportive women from across the country
Develop the confidence to take action and make a change in your life
Gain knowledge and inspiration from industry leaders
Walk away with great memories and new friends!
Monday, June 17
FarmHer Meet Up (optional) Get an early start on meeting your fellow attendees while enjoying local flavors! The FarmHer team would love to meet you and offer tips on making the most of your time in Des Moines.
Tuesday, June 18
Registration + Breakfast*
'Faces of FarmHer' KeynoteMarji Guyler-Alaniz, president + founder of FarmHer, Inc.As she shares how she has positively impacted the lives of women through FarmHer, Marji will bring you into the fold as a FarmHer, regardless of your background. Learn to embrace your inner FarmHer!
'FarmHer's Market' breakout sessionMeet inspiring FarmHers while sharing in their crafts. Learn floral design, taste test farm-fresh products, and enjoy your time in our very own market designed just for you.
'A Focus on YOU' breakout sessionMany of us take care of others before ourselves. Hear from professionals in mental and physical health who will help us identify strategies on improving our own lives too.
Meet + Eat Luncheon
'Creating a Future' Mentorship Panel
ReceptionWorld Food Prize, Hall of Laureates
Short ProgramDedicated to the Father of the Green Revolution, Dr. Norman Bourlaug, the Hall of Laureates pays tribute to many World Food Prize Laureates as well as agricultural and humanitarian pioneers for their contributions to the global fight against hunger. Learn more and meet some of those still carrying on this legacy.
'Explore + Connect' TourEnjoy a self-guided tour of this beautiful building and it's gardens. Guides will greet you throughout the building to share its rich history with you.
DinnerConvene with your new FarmHer friends and enjoy a night on the town!Dinner will be on your own.
Wednesday, June 19
'Rise + Shine' Workout Start your day off right! Join a run group to explore the beautiful city at sunrise or workout with us inside as a part of an organized group fitness class.
'What can I do with an idea?' KeynoteWe all have ideas. Ideas for starting a new business, ideas for improving our community, ideas for enriching our lives. But what do we do with these ideas? Hear from an inspirational FarmHer who will share her strategies to take your ideas to the next level.
the CUBE experience
Meet + Eat Luncheon
Keynote: Marji Guyler-Alaniz, FarmHer owner + founder
As the President and Founder of FarmHer, Marji will share her journey to kick off the event. She has photographed over 225 women in agriculture in over 20 states and is ready to share lessons learned and inspiration with all of the attendees
Location + Hotel
101 E Locust St.
Des Moines, IA 50309
We have a block of two-room suites available for our attendees at a discounted rate of $149.00/night. To reserve your room, use block code HER when booking one of the following ways:
Call 1-800-EMBASSY and present your code to a booking representative
Book online at www.desmoines.embassysuites.com
Use our reservation website at http://group.embassysuites.com/FarmHer
*A delicious, fresh breakfast is included with your hotel stay. If you choose not to stay with us, please note that breakfast will not be provided.
Block room rate ends on Friday, May 31, 2019.
Contact our events team at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Carly Cummings, Events Manager
Jen Fagan, Events Coordinator
Early Bird Attendee