Whether showing rapid growth, or facing challenges, it is vital to have a pan-industry representative voice for horticulture growers. I’ve now been at HortNZ for one year, and during that time my belief in a pan-industry group has been fortified. There are three good reasons for this.
Last Friday, the Government released its new trade strategy, Trade Agenda 2030. This is a comprehensive and thoughtful strategy that will enable horticulture growth through its focus on:
This week, we have the first opportunity to get in place mandatory Country of Origin Labelling (CoOL).
Horticulture New Zealand welcomes today’s Clean Water launch by the Government, says chief executive Mike Chapman.
Horticulture New Zealand congratulates the Government on listening to the people and passing the first reading of the Consumers’ Right to Know (Country of Origin of Food) Bill in Parliament today.