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New Zealand meat businesses are being asked to contribute to a global study on gender equality.

Published in General News
Thursday, 30 May 2019 10:24

Women set to change the meat industry

Women working in the meat industry have gathered for an inaugural meeting of the New Zealand chapter of Meat Business Women (MBW) this week.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 14 June 2017 11:54

New initiative

The idea of empowering women in wine here in New Zealand was first mooted within the halls of New Zealand Winegrowers (NZW) last year, and has quickly grown from a suggestion, to a real initiative.

Published in General News
Friday, 15 April 2016 12:55

Dairy women urged to step up leadership

In tough times people need to look to leaders, says Jo Finer, Fonterra's general manager of New Zealand industry affairs.

Published in Agribusiness

West Coast dairy farmer Renee Rooney is one of many young women who are playing a more active part in farmer politics...

Published in Management
Monday, 14 December 2015 17:55

Women’s business course continues

The Agri-Women's Development Trust business programme for sheep and beef farming women has been confirmed for 2016 with funding from the Red Meat Profit Partnership.

Published in General News
Monday, 23 November 2015 09:45

Enterprising Rural Women Award 2015 winners

Joanne Taylor's rural lifestyle magazine Latitude has won the supreme award at the Enterprising Rural Women Awards held in Nelson on Saturday.

Published in General News
Thursday, 05 March 2015 00:00

Women working for women on East Coast

A new network on the North Island East Coast has sprung from a vision for supporting and developing women in farming.

Published in General News
Saturday, 14 February 2015 00:00

Sassy Women, Sassy Wine Mary Shanahan

Planning the launch of her own range of wines, Hayley Young was keen to reflect women’s success and their contribution to society in the brand.

Published in General News
Friday, 29 November 2013 15:06

Agribusiness programme for women back for 2016

The success of a national programme to develop the business skills and confidence of women on sheep and beef farms has led to its extension in 2016.

Published in General News
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