Arkansas Women in Agriculture

Martha Manley

Mrs. Martha Duke Manley has been married to her husband Jimmy for forty years.  She is the mother of two and the grandmother of five.  She began farming in 1965 and is a partner in Manley Farms Partnership.  Her current appointments include:  Chairman for the Lee County Conservation Board, Vice President for the North East Arkansas Conservation Area,  Member of the Arkansas Association of Conservation Districts Executive Board, Secretary for the L'Anguille River Watershed Coalition and for the Arkansas Watershed Coalition.  Mrs. Manley was the first woman to serve on both the Lee County and North East Arkansas Area Conservation Boards


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