Victorian Rural Women's Network

Growing Beautiful – Instagram marketing of locally-grown chemical-free flowers

Janae pictured amongst her beautiful flowers

When Janae and Chris married in 2014, locally grown, chemical-free flowers were hard to find. An extensive search eventually led them to Grown and Gathered (Instagram @grownandgathered), where they traded home-reared black-faced Suffolk lamb for buckets of gorgeous blooms.
Their search also sparked a dream, they fell in love with the […]

EA for a day – online business manager

Head shot of Jacqui James

Running a business from home as an Online Business Manager, my internet connection is my number one tool. Two years ago, after my husband was made redundant, we spent almost a year’s worth of weekends travelling around regional Victoria trying to decide where to settle. We chose Hopetoun, in the […]

Getting to know the Perennial Pasture Systems and The Girls & Grass Advisory Groups

Pic of Girls and Grass advisers at a promotional lunch

Q: When did you start both groups?
A: Perennial Pasture Systems (PPS) has been in operation since 2007. The Girls & Grass Advisory Group (G&G AG) had its first activity in March 2016.
Q: Who are your members?
A: PPS has 151 farming enterprises as members, plus some agri-businesses. Currently there are over […]