Dairy Womens Network - Latest News [Page 2]

Dairy Woman of the Year nominations open

Wednesday, 25 January 2017, 11:30 am | Dairy Womens Network

“There is no shortage of potential winners out there doing amazing things in the industry every day,” says DWN trustee Alison Gibb. More >>

A changing of the guard for DWN

Friday, 21 October 2016, 4:45 pm | Dairy Womens Network

Dairy Women’s Network has a new skipper at the helm after today’s AGM, with incumbent chair Justine Kidd stepping down and Cathy Brown of Pahoia being warmly welcomed into the role. More >>

Helping farmers save time and take control

Monday, 17 October 2016, 10:25 am | Dairy Womens Network

With volatility in the dairy payout, there has never been a more important time to have a clear picture of your farming business’ performance. More >>

DWN joins forces with Deosan

Thursday, 8 September 2016, 2:41 pm | Dairy Womens Network

Dairy Women’s Network has signed on a new dairying partner in Waikato-based company Deosan this month. Dairy Women’s Network chief executive Zelda de Villiers says the Network is thrilled to work alongside Deosan, a New Zealand owned business specialising ... More >>

Dairy Community Leadership Award Finalists

Thursday, 21 April 2016, 2:52 pm | Dairy Womens Network

Three finalists for the Dairy Women’s Network’s Dairy Community Leadership Award have been announced. More >>

Katie Milne reflects on her role

Thursday, 3 December 2015, 10:20 am | Dairy Womens Network

Dairy Women’s Network will be taking nominations for the 2016 Dairy Woman of the Year Award from 1 February until 11 March 2016. More >>

Financial knowledge to help farmers

Wednesday, 16 September 2015, 3:11 pm | Dairy Womens Network

While the challenging times being faced by the dairy industry are largely outside farmers’ control, Dairy Women’s Network wants to remind farmers there are things they can do to empower themselves to minimise the negative impact on their businesses. More >>

Dairy Women’s Network conference details announced

Wednesday, 9 September 2015, 2:17 pm | Dairy Womens Network

Dairy Women’s Network has decided to take its cue from the dairy industry and curtail its next annual conference, at a time that the industry and its members are hurting. More >>

DWN appoints a new trustee

Wednesday, 2 September 2015, 2:05 pm | Dairy Womens Network

Dairy Women’s Network has appointed a seventh trustee - Pamela Storey, a North Waikato dairy farmer, executive, director and board chair on a number of national and Waikato boards and groups. More >>

From city to country to DWN coordinator

Friday, 24 July 2015, 11:58 am | Dairy Womens Network

It was the call of the land that saw Dairy Women’s Network’s newest staff member pack up her family from living the city life and head back to the family’s 830-cow dairy farm. More >>

2015 Dairy Woman of the Year named

Wednesday, 18 March 2015, 9:35 pm | Dairy Womens Network

Federated Farmers national board member and provincial president Katie Milne of Rotomanu, Lake Brunner, West Coast, has been named the 2015 Dairy Woman of the Year at the Dairy Women’s Network conference gala dinner in Invercargill tonight. More >>

2015 Dairy Community Leadership Awards announced

Wednesday, 18 March 2015, 9:34 pm | Dairy Womens Network

2015 Dairy Community Leadership Awards announced Two women deemed to be dedicated and inspiring influences in their dairy communities have won the Dairy Community Leadership Award at the annual Dairy Women’s Network Conference in Invercargill ... More >>

DWN launches new professional development modules

Thursday, 16 October 2014, 4:15 pm | Dairy Womens Network

Dairy Women’s Network is excited about launching its new Dairy Modules programme to its members for the first time next month. More >>

New DWN trustee to return the favour to the industry

Thursday, 2 October 2014, 4:11 pm | Dairy Womens Network

Donna Smit credits dairy farming as having been good to her and her family, and says she wants to support and inspire other New Zealand women to succeed in the industry. More >>

Good calving nutrition can better support calving season

Friday, 4 July 2014, 10:36 am | Dairy Womens Network

With calving season just around the corner, the Dairy Women’s Network (DWN) and SealesWinslow have teamed up to educate dairying women around the importance of good calf nutrition. More >>

Atiamuri dairy farmer appointed to North Island convenor role

Wednesday, 16 April 2014, 12:55 pm | Dairy Womens Network

Dairy Women’s Network appoints Atiamuri dairy farmer to North Island convenor role Atiamuri dairy farmer Karen Forlong has been appointed North Island convenor coordinator for the Dairy Women’s Network (DWN). In the 20-hours per week role, Forlong is ... More >>

Three finalists announced for dairy women’s leader award

Monday, 10 March 2014, 1:14 pm | Dairy Womens Network

The Dairy Women’s Network has announced the names of three dairy farming women who have been selected as finalists for its annual Dairy Community Leadership Award. They are: Chris Paterson from Rotorua, and Megan McCracken and Ann Kearney both from ... More >>

Grassroots leadership of dairying women to be recognised

Thursday, 30 January 2014, 7:20 pm | Dairy Womens Network

The Dairy Women’s Network is calling for nominations from the around the country for its annual Dairy Community Leadership Award which recognises the voluntary role dairy farming women play in leading their communities, and sharing their time and ... More >>

Dairying women learn to ‘dig deep’ through good and bad

Monday, 2 December 2013, 11:46 am | Dairy Womens Network

Hundreds of women who work in the dairy industry will be tackling some of the big issues that affect today’s farmers including how to reach and sustain a level of performance that matches medal winning athletics and world champion sports teams ... More >>

Dairy Women’s Network growth continues

Thursday, 24 October 2013, 9:32 am | Dairy Womens Network

The growth of the Dairy Women’s Network continues with another 900 women joining the organisation between 1 June 2012 and 31 May 2013, increasing its total membership from 3100 to 4000. More >>