Posts tagged "Fit4Farming"

Social connection ‘vital’ for retired farmers

 [10 April/The Country] Retirement can be a challenge for farmers with close ties to their land, but it can also open doors to new opportunities. Retirement was weighing heavily on farmers minds and two thirds of farmers aimed to hand over their farms in the next ten years as they approached 65, according to a...

Tweeting all the way to Cape Reinga

[20 July/ Otago Daily Times] A large gumboot called Welly has been dispatched from Bluff on a journey to Cape Reinga, where it will be reunited with Galosh, its soulmate. However, only Twitter can be used to secure rides to move Welly to its destination. The initiative was created by TracMap- a technology company that...