Resources

Whether you’re a student studying agriculture or women’s studies, or someone looking for some thought-provoking research, we have gathered a collection of various articles and resources for your perusal. This is by all means not an exhaustive repository of research so if you have something that you would like to see listed, email us and we’ll add it in!

Alston M (1998) Women: the silent partners of agriculture. Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, NSW

Alston M (2000) Breaking Through the Grass Ceiling: Women, Power & Leadership in Rural Australia. Harwood Academic, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Brilliant Ideas and Huge Visions: ABC Radio Australian Rural Women of the Year – 1994-1997

Clowes E and Pirie C (2009) Australia’s Rural Women: Revealed, recognised, respected. Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation, Canberra

Fitzsimmons, T.W., & Callan, V.J. (2015) Filling the Pool: A landmark report to achieve gender equality in Western Australia. Perth: The Committee for Perth

Future Directions International (2015) Empowering Women in Agriculture: Australia and Beyond

Henningham N (2013) Rural Women. The Encyclopedia of Women & Leadership in Twentieth Century Australia

McGowan C (2013) Nothing about us without us

NSW Rural Women’s Network (2014) Domestic Violence: It can happen to anyone

RIRDC (1998) Missed opportunities: harnessing the potential of women in Australian agriculture Vol 1, Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation, Canberra

RIRDC (2009) Revisiting missed opportunities: growing women’s contribution in agriculture. Publication 09/083, Rural Industries Research and Development Corporation, Canberra

Panelli R (2007) Time-space geometries of activism and the case of mis/placing gender in Australian agriculture. Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers, Vol 32, Issue 1

Paterson R (2002) The invisible farmers: women in agriculture. Department of Primary Industries, Water and Environment

WA Department of Local Government and Communities (2015) 2015 Women’s Report Card – An indicator report of WA women’s progress

Williams J (1992) The Invisible Farmer: a summary report on Australian farm women. Department of Primary Industries and Energy, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra

Women in Global Business (2015) Women, global trade and what it takes to succeed. Executive Summary and Report