Displaying items by tag: Rural Women NZ

Sunday, 17 December 2017 08:55

Lepto no longer men-only disease

With more women working in farming, more are contracting the disease leptospirosis, says the president of Rural Women NZ, Fiona Gower.

Published in Farm Health
Saturday, 02 September 2017 12:11

Rural women welcome faster internet pledge

Rural Women NZ says faster rollout of broadband and more mobile towers will improve connectivity to rural homes.

Published in General News
Thursday, 01 June 2017 15:17

Farmers on the move

June 1 is known in the dairy as Gypsy Day, when new dairy contacts come into action around the country. Many farmers, their family and staff will be moving around the country to their next farms.

Published in General News
Thursday, 22 December 2016 07:55

Shaking off the stuffiness

Rural Women NZ’s new president Fiona Gower says she wants to stimulate communication and shake off any stuffiness in their image.

Published in General News
Thursday, 08 December 2016 10:41

New Rural Women president

The new Rural Woman NZ (RWNZ) national president is Fiona Gower from Port Waikato.

Published in General News
Monday, 28 November 2016 08:25

How to help quake victims

RWNZ have compiled a list of ways that people can help with assisting people affected by the earthquake and adverse events.

Published in General News

Rural Women NZ is concerned private online charter schools could undermine already struggling schools

Published in General News

Six businesses are competing in three categories this year at the Enterprising Rural Women Awards (ERWA).

Published in General News
Tuesday, 27 September 2016 15:37

Customers will walk, Rural Women warn banks

Banks that don’t look after rural people may find rural people don’t look after them, says Rural Women vice-president Fiona Gower.

Published in General News

Rural Women New Zealand (RWNZ) has lodged a submission on the Ministry of Health's update of the Health of Older people strategy, urging the Government to give priority to the needs of older adults in rural areas.

Published in General News
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