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Memorandum of Understanding Between Transpower and Horticulture New Zealand

17th March 2015, Natural Resources

A recognition of the critical importance of New Zealand’s security of electricity supply, and of the production of food and the role of horticulture to the economic and social wellbeing of New Zealand.

First Report of the Land and Water Forum

17th March 2015, Natural Resources

Land and Water Forum. 2010. Report of the Land and Water Forum: A Fresh Start for Fresh Water Report One released in September 2010 provided 53 broad recommendations on establishing a national framework for freshwater management.

Third Report of the Land and Water Forum

17th March 2015, Natural Resources

Land and Water Forum, 2012. Third Report of the Land and Water Forum: Managing Water Quality and Allocating Water.

Second Report of the Land and Water Forum

17th March 2015, Natural Resources

Land and Water Forum, 2012. Second Report of the Land and Water Forum: Setting Limits for Water Quality and Quantity, and Freshwater Policy- and Plan-Making Through Collaboration.

Memo regarding finish of the Land and Water Forum Process reflecting HortNZ involvement

17th March 2015, Natural Resources

The discussion on iwi rights and interests infuses each report. It also informs recommendations on managing quality, allocation and production of a freshwater management strategy in New Zealand.

CLWP - Antony Roberts Evidence

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan:  Brief of evidence of Antony Roberts on behalf of the Fertiliser Association of New Zealand before the Canterbury Regional Council in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and The Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Water Management) Bill 2010 And in the matter of...

CLWP - Andrew Curtis Evidence

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Brief of Evidence of Andrew Curtis on behalf of Irrigation New Zealand Incorporated In the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and The Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Water Management) Bill 2010 And in the matter of the Hearing of Submissions on the Proposed...

CLWP - Douglas Edmeades Evidence

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Statement of Evidence of Douglas Edmeades on behalf of Canterbury Pastoral Ltd in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and the Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management) Act 2010 and in the matter of the hearing of submissions on the Proposed Canterbury Land and Water Regional...

CLWP - Chris Keenan Evidence

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Statement of Evidence by Chris Keenan for Horticulture New Zealand in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and the Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management) Act 2010 and in the matter...

CLWP - Duncan McLeod Evidence

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Statement of Evidence by Duncan McLeod for Horticulture New Zealand in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and the Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management) Act 2010 and in the matter...

CLWP - Duncan McLeod Evidence Appendix

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Duncan McLeod Appendix 1A: Diagram showing division of good and best management practices for vegetable / arable cropping (CVC) in Canterbury systems.

CLWP - Lynette Wharfe Evidence

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Statement of Evidence by Lynette Wharfe for Horticulture New Zealand IN THE MATTER of the Resource Management Act 1991 and in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and the Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management) Act 2010 and in the matter...

CLWP - Roger Lasham Evidence

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Statement of evidence by Roger Lasham for Horticulture New Zealand in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and the Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management) Act 2010 and in the matter...

CLWP - Roger Lasham Evidence Appendix

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Roger Lasham Appendix 1B.

CLWP - Matthew Dolan Evidence

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Statement of evidence by Matthew Dolan for Horticulture New Zealand in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and the Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management) Act 2010 and in the matter...

CLWP - HortNZ Legal Submissions - Group 1

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Legal submissions in relation to Group 1 Hearings for Horticulture New Zealand in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and the Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management) Act 2010 and in...

CLWP - Lynette Wharfe Rebuttal Evidence

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Rebuttal evidence by Lynette Wharfe for Horticulture New Zealand for the Group 2 Hearing in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and the Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management) Act 2010...

CLWP - Geoffrey Butcher Evidence - Group 2

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Statement of evidence of Geoffrey Butcher for the Group Two Hearing in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and in the matter of the Proposed Canterbury Land and Water Regional Plan.

CLWP - Geoffrey Butcher Evidence - Group 1

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Statement of evidence of Geoffrey Butcher for the Group One Hearings in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and in the matter of the Proposed Canterbury Land and Water Regional Plan.

CLWP - Ian McIndoe Evidence

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Brief of evidence of Ian McIndoe on behalf of Irrigation New Zealand Incorporated, Federated Farmers of New Zealand Incorporated and Horticulture New Zealand Incorporated in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and the Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management) Act 2010...

CLWP - Chris Keenan Submission

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Submission on Proposed Canterbury Land and Water Regional Plan to Environment Canterbury by Horticulture New Zealand, by Chris Keenan.

CLWP - Peter Callander Evidence

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Canterbury Land & Water Plan: Evidence of Peter Callander under The Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management Act) 2010 and The Resource Management Act 1991 and in the matter of The hearing of submissions on the Proposed Land and Water Regional Plan.

CLWP - Shirley Hayward Evidence - Group 1

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Statement of Evidence of Shirley Hayward for the Group 1 Hearing in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and in the matter of the Proposed Canterbury Land and Water Regional Plan.

CLWP - Shirley Hayward Evidence - Group 2

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Statement of evidence of Shirley Hayward for the Group 2 hearing in the matter of the Resource Management Act 1991 and in the matter of the Proposed Canterbury Land and Water Regional Plan.

CLWP - Ian McIndoe Supplementary Evidence

18th March 2015, Natural Resources

Supplementary evidence of Ian McIndoe on behalf of the Canterbury Primary Sector Policy Group under the Environment Canterbury (Temporary Commissioners and Improved Water Management Act) 2010 and the Resource Management Act 1991 and in the matter of the hearing of submissions on the Proposed Land and Water Regional Plan by...

Houses or food, Mr Seymour?

26th January 2017

In a speech given on 23 January in Auckland, ACT Leader and MP for Epsom David Seymour stated:

Move over dairy, horticulture is advancing

3rd February 2017

Horticulture is expanding and growing through exports. Today, 60% of what we grow in New Zealand is exported. Data shows that horticulture exports increased by 40% from June 2014 to 2016; this rapid growth shows no signs of slowing down, and horticulture will continue to play a valuable role in the New...

Investment in horticulture – development of Maori land

5th May 2017

It's no secret that horticulture is experiencing growth largely through exports; 60% of our fresh fruit and vegetables are exported and horticultural exports have grown 40% in the two years since June 2014.

The real price of vegetables

15th May 2017

Extremely wet conditions have made it very difficult to grow vegetables in the past few weeks, especially leafy greens. Gardens are under water, plants have been destroyed by the constant rain and, until it stops raining, the plants will not be able to grow. It is also difficult to harvest root...

HortNZ Nutrient Allocation Principles

8th March 2017, Natural Resources

Principles that have been developed by the HortNZ Board to guide the organisation's input into the development of a policy for the allocation of nutrients to productive land.