California Women for Ag
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Our Purpose

California Women for Agriculture (CWA) was formed in 1975, in the Coachella Valley. The name was chosen to develop a cross section of members. In fact, the nucleus of the first chapter was made up of consumers, as well as farmers. Today our membership is as diverse as the industry we represent; bankers, lawyers, accountants, marketing professionals, consumers AND farmers. With 20 chapters and 2,000 plus members across the state, CWA is the most active, all volunteer agricultural organization in the state and members are actively engaged in public relations, education and legislative advocacy...

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Our Mission

To promote an educational program in order to develop the interest of California women in agriculture and to promote agriculture in California. To involve women of the State of California for the following general purposes: to speak on behalf of agriculture in an intelligent, informative, direct and truthful manner; to keep CWA members informed on legislative activities pertaining to agriculture; to join forces when the need arises to deal with agricultural problems in a specific community; to improve the public image of farmers and to develop rapport within agricultural communities throughout the state.

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Get Involved

North Valley CWA Membership Information is found below. Or contact us via email northvalleycwa@gmail.com.

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Meet Buttercup

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Buttercup is a "real" milking cow and is an educational tool used as a REAL hands-on experience for all ages.Buttercup looks like a jersey cow and is branded with the CWA logo on her rear hip, similar to a where a real cattle brand would go!She has a working udder with teats you can really squeeze to get the effect of milking a cow.Buttercup is used by the North Valley Chapter throughout the local region at events, festivals and school functions. Keep track of Buttercup on our Facebook page!

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Wonderful example of promoting our local agriculture- Congratulations. ... See MoreSee Less

Orland and Glenn County are honored by the county’s handsome exhibit at Cal Expo (running now thru July 30). The bee-focused display featured many ag products, earning Gold Award, Best Agricultural...

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Please bring your family to enjoy a summer BBQ where you can mingle and meet other CWA families. Food and drink will be provided and a good time to be had by all.

*Please private message for address and directions
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North Valley CWA Summer Gathering

July 25, 2017, 5:30pm - July 25, 2017, 8:30pm

Please bring your family to enjoy a summer BBQ where you can mingle and meet other CWA families. Food and drink will be provided and a good time to be had by all. *Please private message for address ...

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In honor of National Dairy Month, this month's #CAonMyPlate day is dairy-themed! Share your favorite dishes made with California cheese, milk, butter or yogurt on Wednesday, June 28!
www.cultivatecalifornia.com/participate/
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It is time for our monthly North Valley CWA General meeting.

We will gather at 6PM for mixing and mingling and the meeting will start, promptly at 6:30pm.
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North Valley CWA June Monthly Meeting

June 20, 2017, 6:00pm - June 20, 2017, 8:00pm

It is time for our monthly North Valley CWA General meeting. We will gather at 6PM for mixing and mingling and the meeting will start, promptly at 6:30pm.

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North Valley Chapter, CA. Women for Ag. shared Farm Credit's photo. ... See MoreSee Less

“Every heart beats true beneath the red, white and blue.” Today and every day, our nation’s flag flies high over the rural communities and ag producers who provide our food, fuel and fiber. Happ...

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