More than half the students on an agribusiness management diploma at Aoraki Polytechnic are women.
A block of weeds can be a weed patch or a "veritable salad bowl'.
City singer Bex Murray has taken to farming life
A Taranaki farmer and environmentalist has turned her skills to farming our native bird.
Mackenzie Country author Mary Hobbs talks about the land.
A farm adviser in Feilding is the newest in the area as rural consultancy AgFirst expands.
Girls in low-decile schools lack the role models to inspire them to success, says the award-winning business leader.
The finalists for the 2015 Women of Influence Awards in the Rural category.
Taranaki red devon breeder excited about comparing her sustainable farming methods with those of Prince Charles.
AN ALLERGY to cows has not stopped Sheree Walters from fulfilling her dream of dairy farming.
Don't forgo your own health because you're too busy on the farm, says Norsewood's Mt Mable angus breeder Megan Friel.
Who is the woman making history as the head of Holstein Friesian NZ?
Southern artist Lizzie Carruthers has been a farmer all her working life. She talks about inspiration and life as a rural artist.
It's quite the journey … from high country shepherd to winner of a national business award.
Growth of organics benefits Manawatu businesswomen who sell fruit and vegetables, as well as soap and cosmetics, to name just a few items.
Amy Lowe seems to have the ability to calm even the stroppiest cow with a few soothing words and a scratch.
Cheryl McMeekan had a gift with animals. She cared for every one she found and her beneficence is living on, despite her death.
Meet the woman who supports the man who is the face of the fight against farmer depression.
It's easy to see young inventer Ayla Hutchinson and her mentor, Bernice Mene are mates - even though they clearly have pretty different backgrounds.
If there's one thing Bridgit Hawkins knows well, it's the challenge of juggling motherhood and self-employment.
Louisa McClintock is just 17 but is farming a dry north Canterbury farm with her 80-year-old grandfather.
Tough new animal welfare laws are on the horizon, but Southland dairy farmers are working to ensure they’re ahead of the game.
A career in agribusiness management is the goal of a Lincoln University student whose reputation as a hard worker goes before her. She speaks with Kate Taylor.
Nicky Hutchinson says gender doesn't matter in her new role as the head of the Canterbury A&P Association.
Fonterra Shareholders Councillor Sandra Cordell reveals why she is passionate about the role and the industry.
Southland's female dairy farmers will meet tomorrow to discuss how to plan for the future.
Dairy Woman of the Year award winner Katie Milne is preparing to rub shoulders with some of the best minds in business.
Katie Milne is New Zealand's Dairy Woman of the Year.
With a dynamic line-up of first-class speakers, the 2015 Dairy Women's Network conference promises to be "incredible."
Half of Alliance Group's 5000 shareholders are women and the meat company is strengthening its links with them.