One thousand words
- Best in the land. Duncan, Susan // Australian Women's Weekly;Jun2006, Vol. 76 Issue 6, p78
The article presents the winners of the 2006 Rural Women's Awards, sponsored by The Australian Women's Weekly and the Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation. Rainforest fruit grower Martha Shepherd of Cooroy, Queensland believes in the concept of farming that promotes...
- Warm fires dry out wet walkers. Howells, Jean // Farmers Weekly;11/10/2006, Vol. 145 Issue 19, p74
The article presents the author's journey with other members of the Farm Women's Club in Slaidburn, Lancashire, England. Despite horrendous traffic on the M6, everyone eventually arrived for dinner at the 13th century Hark to Bounty inn at Slaidburn. The Forest of Bowland is one of the most...
- A WOMAN'S WORK. // Jet;3/14/2005, Vol. 107 Issue 11, p12
Focuses on Demalda Newsome, who owns and operates the North Tulsa Farmers Market with her husband in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Number of women farmers in the region; Abundance of the number of women enrolled in agricultural classes at Oklahoma State University.
- Volunteering rewards worth the sacrifice. RUSKAMP, JOAN // Nebraska Farmer;Aug2013, Vol. 154 Issue 8, p14
The author discusses how busy farm and ranch women find time to be involved with advocacy programs while still managing their responsibilities at home. She states that women involved in agriculture have gone beyond promotion and have moved to the field of education. Also discussed are the many...
- The Situation of Women Farmers in Terekeka (Southern Sudan). Abdel-Magied, Ahmed // Ahfad Journal;Jun2006, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p82
The article presents an abstract of the study "The Situation of Women Farmers in Terekeka (Southern Sudan)," by El Samawal Makki, Betty Pitia, and Mary Luwala.
- The Role Women Farmers in Traditional Rain fed Farming System in North Kordufan. Abdel-Magied, Ahmed // Ahfad Journal;Jun2006, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p83
The article presents an abstract of the study "The Role Women Farmers in Traditional Rain Fed Farming System in North Kordufan," by Elsamawal Makki and Aisha Mohamed.
- FARMING'S CHANGING FACEREACTION TO THE SURVEY. Relf, Tim // Farmers Weekly;6/13/2014, Vol. 161 Issue 22, p93
The article reports on a survey conducted by the periodical which focuses on British women farmers' aspirations and farming lives. Topics discussed include optimism among majority of the respondents with regards to their role in agriculture, nearly two-thirds of respondents agreeing that their...
- Wielding 'handbag power'. Wright, Shelley // Farmers Weekly;10/24/2003, Vol. 139 Issue 17, following p77
Deals with the need for women's voices to be heard on rural issues in Great Britain. Dominance of men in agriculture and rural matters; Ability of women to work together; Call for women to become involved at local and national level.
- THE WOMEN'S FARMER OF CITRUS AND COCOA. Hamka, Husain // International Journal of Academic Research;Sep2014, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p124
This paper aims to reveal the role of women's farmer of citrus and cocoa concerning the time allocation, the income of the family and decision-making in the village of Baku-Baku village at western Malangke district of North Luwu. The approach is qualitative descriptive at five citrus and cocoa...