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Better Farming is a podcast series made in partnership with The Country to promote health and safety conversations in agriculture.
Hosted by The Country's Rowena Duncum, each episode features discussions with industry experts and WorkSafe staff.
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Better Farming: Mentally Healthy Work
In part 1 of the Better Farming podcast series, The Country's Rowena Duncum, WorkSafe's Al McCone, and Gerard Vaughan from FMG and Farmstrong look at the impact mental health plays on farm.
Better Farming: Assessments in Action
In part 2 of the Better Farming podcast series, The Country's Rowena Duncum, WorkSafe's Brent Austin and Jessie Waite from Federated Farmers look practical ways to significantly reduce the risk of serious harm or fatalities on farm and what a WorkSafe assessment looks like.
Better Farming: Generational Change Now
In part 3 of the Better Farming podcast series, The Country's Rowena Duncum, WorkSafe's Al McCone, Eve Williams from Primary ITO and Jessie Waite from NZ Young Farmers look at creating generational change - how can we improve outcomes for the next generation of farmers and what role younger farmers play in shifting perspectives.
Better Farming: The Benefits of Good Leadership
In part 4 of the Better Farming podcast series, The Country's Rowena Duncum, WorkSafe's Al McCone, and Beef + Lamb NZ Chairman Andrew Morrison look at on farm leadership - why it's so important and how we can realise the benefits of good leadership.