Female Farmers: The New Food Industry Frontier

Claire Gordon
women are a growing force in the farming industry
women are a growing force in the farming industry

When Ann Adams and Liz Brensinger started farming as a side job in 1995, they couldn't produce enough food. They wanted better tools. A rototiller that wasn't so unwieldy. A shovel that they could easily plunge into the earth. Farm equipment was designed for men, they realized, and men's bodies were different.