Dairy Womens Network - Latest News [Page 2]

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 >>

Wellbeing workshops respond to in post-drought farm stress

Friday, 28 June 2013, 4:05 pm | Dairy Womens Network

Farmers and rural professionals are being invited to a series of free one-day workshops to learn to effectively respond to neighbours, friends, employees or clients who may be experiencing mentally stressful and difficult times as a result of the recent ... More >>

Dairy Women’s Network Chief Executive Resigns

Thursday, 18 April 2013, 3:36 pm | Dairy Womens Network

The Dairy Women’s Network has announced the resignation of chief executive Sarah Speight. More >>

Dairying Women Want Greater ROI From Professional Advisors

Tuesday, 19 March 2013, 9:18 am | Dairy Womens Network

MEDIA RELEASE 19 March Dairying Women Want Greater ROI From Professional Advisors The Dairy Women’s Network will work with hundreds of dairying women across the country in April, helping them to increase the return on their investment on rural ... More >>

Helping Dairy Women Hold Their Own Buying And Selling Stock

Tuesday, 22 January 2013, 9:29 am | Dairy Womens Network

MEDIA RELEASE 22 January 2013 Helping Dairy Women Hold Their Own When Buying And Selling Stock Helping women who work in the dairy industry understand the ins and outs of purchasing stock is the focus of a series of practical workshops being held ... More >>

Two appointments made to Dairy Women’s Network Board

Monday, 10 December 2012, 9:54 am | Dairy Womens Network

The Dairy Women’s Network has welcomed two new trustees to its Board, Maree Crowley-Hughes from Thornbury and Robyn Judd from Oamaru. More >>

   

 

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