Passion and Profession

Women Pioneers of Organic Agriculture  – in German –

51 Biographies of European Women Pioneers of Organic and Biodynamic Agri- and Horticulture


Frauen in der Landwirtschaft

- Women in Agriculture -

23.-25.03.2022, INFORAMA Rütti, Zollikofen, Switzerland.

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A boy coming of age

International Mountain Conference

8-12 September 2019 at the University of Innsbruck, Workshop 1.3.C.

Social inclusive development in mountain regions.

Rural Women

Theresia Oedl-Wieser:

Women as Drivers for a Sustainable and Social Inclusive Development in Mountain Regions – The Case of the Austrian Alps

Conference Gleanings

Source: V.Grossenbacher             

18 demands

of the participants of

Women Move Agriculture - Agriculture moves Women
Frauen bewegen Landwirtschaft – Landwirtschaft bewegt Frauen.

4. – 6. April 2017
Schwäbisch Hall, Germany
Conference language: German
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online conference

deadline for proposal submission

4 June 2021
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Women in Agriculture


Lived-in worlds of European Female Farmers - a travel blog.

Now you can also order a print copy in German language

Rural Sociology

Uneven processes of rural change:
On diversity, knowledge and justice

The XXVII European Society for Rural Sociology Congress
July 24 - July 27, 2017. Krakow, Poland.

Congress proceedings available under

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Theresia Oedl-Wieser & Mathilde Schmitt

The concept of intersectionality and the rural
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Strengthen the

Human Rights of Peasants

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Rural Landscape

Briony McDonagh
Elite Women and the Agricultural Landscape, 1700-1830.

Review by Rachel Delman, University of Oxford

Rural Areas' Development

as a Challenge for Cultural Policy in Europe: a bilingual compendium.

Wild and beautiful

The Krampus in Austria


Living an Autonomous and Self- Determined Life as a Woman Farmer?! Policy, Infrastructure and Education for Rural Women in Future.
Film, panel and public discussion orga- nized by the Federal Ministry for Women and Health and ÖBV-Via Campesina Austria. Vienna, January 26, 2016.

Photography Source: Harald MINICH/HBF
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