Women in the business of farming

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Lake Grace farmers Michelle Slarke, Yvette Downey, Claire Gray and Katelyn King.
Camera IconLake Grace farmers Michelle Slarke, Yvette Downey, Claire Gray and Katelyn King. Credit: Cally Dupe

More than 100 women gathered at Ongerup for the annual Women in Farming Enterprises seminar on October 11.

Guest speakers addressed this year’s theme of resilience with individual speeches and panel interviews.

The event concluded with a sundowner featuring drinks, canapes and networking.

Lynette Gittos, of Varley, and Maree Gooch, of SafeFarms WA.
Camera IconLynette Gittos, of Varley, and Maree Gooch, of SafeFarms WA. Credit: Cally Dupe
Elsa Piggott, of South Stirling, Gemma Pyle, of Manypeaks, and Joslyn Jaekel, of Albany.
Camera IconElsa Piggott, of South Stirling, Gemma Pyle, of Manypeaks, and Joslyn Jaekel, of Albany. Credit: Cally Dupe
Rosie Chisholm, of Ongerup, with Paul Miller, of Margaret River.
Camera IconRosie Chisholm, of Ongerup, with Paul Miller, of Margaret River. Credit: Cally Dupe
Tina Harding, of Ongerup, and Jenna Lester, of Albany.
Camera IconTina Harding, of Ongerup, and Jenna Lester, of Albany. Credit: Cally Dupe
Jodie Beeck, of Gnowangerup, and Marnie Vaux, of Ongerup.
Camera IconJodie Beeck, of Gnowangerup, and Marnie Vaux, of Ongerup. Credit: Cally Dupe
Jolene Daniel, of Jerramungup, Stacey Newman, of Pingrup, and Ellie Stone, of Borden.
Camera IconJolene Daniel, of Jerramungup, Stacey Newman, of Pingrup, and Ellie Stone, of Borden. Credit: Cally Dupe
Lake Grace farmers Penny Willcocks and Vicki Smith.
Camera IconLake Grace farmers Penny Willcocks and Vicki Smith. Credit: Cally Dupe
Roxanne Morrissey, of Benger, and Claire Hanson, of Albany.
Camera IconRoxanne Morrissey, of Benger, and Claire Hanson, of Albany. Credit: Cally Dupe
Erlanda Deas, of Boyup Brook, and Helen Woodhams, of Kojonup.
Camera IconErlanda Deas, of Boyup Brook, and Helen Woodhams, of Kojonup. Credit: Cally Dupe

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