- Victoria, Australia
Ann Young has lived in the North Western Region of Victoria for decades. She and her husband have a run a stone fruit operation at Woorinen (near Swan Hill) for over thirty years. Ann's worl has been to maintain all farm records for the 35 acre property as well as draw together applications for finance. She was as important member of a group who moved to have a centralised packing shed established in Swan Hill.
Ann has also worked off farm at Swan Hill TAFE, where she has taught a variety of courses, including a series on the use and handling of farm chemicals. Sheprovides a range of courses on behalf of Horticultural Development & Consultancy Pty Ltd, chiefly in the area ofdeveloping leadership and management skills. She has been involved in teaching leadership skills to rural women.