AWDT Wāhine Māia, Wāhine Whenua Programme: MNNI

Registrations are now open for the 2020 programme.

Engaging wāhine as critical farming partners

This programme is offered at no cost to wāhine involved in red meat farming businesses, in governance or on-farm, who want a greater understanding of business drivers and seek the skills and confidence to add value to businesses and help create a positive future.

Wāhine Māia, Wāhine Whenua (UYFB) engages wāhine as critical partners in farming businesses by building business knowledge, skills and confidence.  It consists of three high-quality, full-day workshops and an evening graduation ceremony run over four months.

UYFB is funded by the Red Meat Profit Partnership (RMPP), a Primary Growth Partnership programme that is working to help the red meat sector increase productivity and profitability.

Course dates


  • Auckland: 27 Feb (Module 1), 26 Mar (Module 2), 23 Apr (Module 3) & 21 May (Graduation).
  • Reporoa: 12 Feb (Module 1), 11 March (Module 2), 7 Apr (Module 3) & 6 May (Graduation).


Registration is essential at

Email for further information or phone 06 375 8180 between 9am and 5pm weekdays.