OUR RURAL WOMEN - NEWS & STORIES


"Head stockwoman in her dream career", Rural Weekly, June 2016.

"Bush Magazine: Graziher" Landline, June 2016.

"Women running businesses from farms face unique challenges and advantages" ABC Rural, May 2016.

"New “FarmHer” TV Show Features the Rock-Star Women of Agriculture" Modern Farmer, May 2016.

"Tasmania’s Rural Woman of the Year means business", Weekly Times, May 2016.

"A New Female Farmer Emoji? Yes, Please!" Modern Farmer, May, 2016.

"Online resource The Farm Table makes agriculture more accessible for all", ABC Rural, May 2016.

"Tributes flow for 'most important lady in 20th century Australia' Lady Pearl Logan" ABC Southern Queensland, April 2016.

"She's in her early 30s and owns a 250,000 ha station", Rural Weekly, April 2016.

"Young female grazier telling stories of rural women with independent magazine Graziher" ABC News, April 2016.

"Carrots: Girl Power" Landline, April 2016.

"Kalfresh: QLD rural business turns carrot problem into profit by increasing diversity", ABC News, April 2016.

"Rural Woman of the Year: Winemaker Rebecca Duffy set for cellar door tour" ABC News, April 2016.

"Family violence legal program for rural women at risk" Weekly Times, April 2016.

"Meet the Brisbane mum who wants all Aussie women to have access to sanitary items" 9 News, April 2016.

"Scientist Jessica Lye named Victorian Rural Woman of the Year" Weekly Times, April 2016.

"Mango farmer aiming to get more young people into agriculture wins Northern Territory RIRDC Rural Women's Award", ABC Rural, April 2016.

"Rural women share stories of the 'invisible farmers'" The Age, April 2016.

"Gate opening for young female farmers", Stock & Land, April 2016.

"Women can be the future of agriculture", Rural Weekly, March 2016.

"The invisible farmer: the forgotten history of Australian country women" ABC RN, March 2016.

"Australia's feedlot industry celebrates the role of women in sector on International Women's Day" ABC Rural, March 2016.

"Women of Lot Feeding organisation launches with a bang + PICTURES" Beef Central, March 2016.

"From station cook to CPC station manager in eight years: Meet trail blazer Emily Anderson" Beef Central, March 2016.

"Queensland women celebrate their contribution to the sugar cane industry" ABC Rural, March 2016.

"How one woman is using social media to enhance primary production" ABC Central West, February 2016.

"SA Rural Woman of the Year to tackle food waste" ABC Rural, February 2016.

"Rise of the jillaroo as jacks chase mining riches" The Australian, January 2016.

"Women we love: 25 influential women in food and agriculture", FoodTank, January 2016.

"New Australian Dairy Farmers president Simone Jolliffe treads own path to leadership" The Weekly Times, December 2015.

"In the blood: Tasmania’s only female livestock agent Bec Oakley" Weekly Times, December 2015.

"Female farmers, agricultural representatives urged play more prominent role in rural life" ABC News, October 2015.

"Women take on roles in northern cattle industry once reserved for men" ABC Rural, October 2015.

"Australian Lot Feeders' Association elects first female president" ABC Rural, September 2015.

"Young women give their opinions about their place in agriculture's future", ABC Rural, April 2015.

"Women's contribution to Agriculture recognised at Gippsland's Farm World", ABC, March 2015.

"Farmers must lead labelling debate, says rural women’s award recipient", Beef Central, February 2015.

"A new wave of first generation female farmers" ABC News, November 2013.

"Females’ strength in succession planning is communication, Rural Women’s conference told", Beef Central, February 2013.

"Cattle Queen a survivor", ABC, June 2008.

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The first edition of Graziher, published by Claire Dunne, was sold out. Supplied: Claire Dunne Photo: ABC

The first edition of Graziher, published by Claire Dunne, was sold out.
Supplied: Claire Dunne
Photo: ABC

Sophie Hansen combines her on and off farm work in her blogging and social media ventures, based from her home on a venison farm near Orange, NSW. Photo: ABC Central West, Melanie Pearce

Sophie Hansen combines her on and off farm work in her blogging and social media ventures, based from her home on a venison farm near Orange, NSW.
Photo: ABC Central West, Melanie Pearce