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What to do when conversations get tough

  By April M. Stewart, Special MWAF Contributor Farmers are no stranger to difficult conversations both online and off. Recognizing your ‘agitation’ cues and taking the time to prepare mentally...

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Are you reacting or responding?

By April M. Stewart, MWAF Special Contributor   How well people retain the messages and information you’re sharing with them all depends on how you present it. Stop for a moment and think about...

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The Gap Holding Agriculture Back

By April Stewart, Special MWAF Contributor According to a 2017 report by Plan International, by five years of age girls have already begun to develop self-limiting beliefs. This means they stop...

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Confidence: How to Crush It

by April M. Stewart, Special MWAF Contributor Confidence can be the fuel that lights your fire, sparks your grit and gusto, and helps you navigate an uncertain or biased professional environment....

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