About Us

About Us

 

We are an online community and informational website for women farmers, homesteaders, and gardeners. United Farmgirls is committed to sharing wisdom on all the topics from growing food to animal caretaking to agricultural business to taking great care of your family, home and self. We believe that women have the power to make the world a greener place one garden plot at a time. United Farmgirls celebrates and supports that power.

Top Writers:

    Kristle Chester

    WRITER, RESEARCH FOR MY HOMESTEAD PLANTING GUIDE

    Kristle Chester lives in southern Georgia with Dex, the spastic spaniel, and three chickens, who miraculously survived the day Dex discovered that chickens are birds. Most mornings, you’ll find her digging in the dirt, picking peas, or staring at the watermelons…(more)

      Kenzi Wood

      WRITER - DIY, HOMESTEADING

      Kenzi is a marketer and writer in San Antonio. When she isn’t glued to her computer, you can find her cooking up a batch of yogurt or tending to her raised bed planters.

        Krista Lawson

        WRITER - ANIMAL HUSBANDRY, HOMESTEADING

        Krista Lawson is a follower of Christ, a homeschooling mom, and a recovering caffeine addict. She loves living the simple life on her Blue Ridge Mountain homestead with her husband and daughter. Her family shares their homestead with three dogs, 8 cats, 12 chickens, and…(more)

        Kim Wong-Shing

        WRITER - SELF CARE, LIFESTYLE

        Kim Wong-Shing is a writer in New Orleans, LA. She grew up in Philadelphia and attended Brown University. Her favorite things to grow are herbs, and she’s currently getting to know two sassy chickens named Patsy and Irma. She writes about beauty, identity, wellness, and lifestyle.

           

          Guest Writers and Contributors:

          the United Farmgirls Contributors

          A group of farmers, gardeners, travelers, parents, homemakers, homesteaders, and health conscience women (from across the country) who also contribute their authorship talents to this site.

           

          Site Management:

          Dee Dee

          ADMINISTRATOR, CONTRIBUTOR

          Dee Dee is an avid gardener, homesteader, and DIY’er. She is passionate about finding links between nutrition, lifestyle, and mental health. After caring for her family, market garden, and a menagerie of livestock on her homestead, Dee Dee serves on the board for Mental Health California Magazine, and is working on her degree in Sustainable Food and Farming.

            Erin Weaver

            EDITOR, RESEARCHER, WRITER

            Erin Weaver is a nature-loving writer from England who spent her childhood on farms, in stables, and chasing her dogs around muddy fields. These days, she enjoys crafting, travel, and thrifting for vintage treasures.

                Molly Zaman

                SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER

                Molly Zaman is the Creative Director and Founder of Bearly Marketing – The Friendly Social Media Marketing Team. She is the Social Media Manager for all the United Farmgirls accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, Pinterest and LinkedIn) and specializes in ads design and promotion.