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Wāhine Māia, Wāhine Whenua (WMWW)

Engaging wāhine as critical farming partners

 

*Programme update*

After five years supporting the Wāhine Māia Wahine Whenua programme, the Red Meat Profit Partnership (RMPP) has come to the end of its 7-year mission to lift the sector’s productivity and profitability.

Thanks to RMPP, Wāhine Māia Wahine Whenua has supported more than 150 Māori women in building farming business knowledge, skills and confidence.  

In 2021, AWDT will be conducting a programme review of Wāhine Māia Wahine Whenua – exploring how this programme might continue to deliver for Wāhine Māori.

If you are still interested in Wāhine Māia Wahine Whenua, please go ahead and register below. We’ll be sure to keep you posted on the programme’s future later in the year.

 

 

Wāhine Māia, Wāhine Whenua (UYFB) engages Māori women as critical farming partners by building business knowledge, skills and confidence.

Red Meat Profit PartnershipDesigned especially for whenua Māori involved in red meat farming, Wāhine Māia, Wāhine Whenua helps participants better understand how their whānau, trust or incorporation farm is run. 

Skills and confidence to contribute more effectively to the business are built in a supportive environment with other like-minded wāhine.

This programme has been funded by the Red Meat Profit Partnership (RMPP). 

 


 
Register interest for a future programme

Hear from our graduates & whakaihuwaka


  • Graduates and whakaihuwaka
  • Maraea Herbert-Pickering
  • Bettina Reid
  • Ngati Rangi Tawhio
  • Graduates and whakaihuwaka

  • Maraea Herbert-Pickering

  • Bettina Reid

  • Ngati Rangi Tawhio

Programme content 

Our expert facilitators provide personalised learning in a trusted, supportive environment.

You’ll learn:

  • how to measure farm performance and potential
  • how to add value as a more engaged critical farming partner
  • business planning to improve farm performance
  • the drivers and language of your farming business
  • how to find and assess financial information. 

 

Your commitment - Te roa

You need to commit to a 3-day wānanga opening with a powhiri from 8:30am on Friday through to Sunday, where the prorgamme will conclude with a graduation ceremony and hakari at 1:00pm. Wāhine Māia, Wāhine Whenua has been funded by the Red Meat Profit Partnership, which aims to increase capability in New Zealand’s red meat sector. Each programme is limited to 20 participants. 

 

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