The New Zealand horticulture industry gave its premier award, the Bledisloe Cup, to long-serving fruit industry consultant John Wilton, of Hawke’s Bay, on Tuesday night.
Hamish Gates from Pukekohe was named Young Grower of the Year 2015 last night at the Rydges Latimer in Christchurch.
The overnight signing of the Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal ushers in a new era of trade for New Zealand’s horticulture industry.
A border clearance levy for all visitors arriving in New Zealand has been welcomed by Horticulture New Zealand.
Horticulture New Zealand is pleased to be able to congratulate the Ministry for Primary Industries on its successful eradication of the Queensland fruit fly from the Auckland suburb of Grey Lynn.
Fruit and vegetable grower representatives will beat the feet across Grey Lynn today to thank more than 300 households for helping save New Zealand’s $6 billion industry from the Queensland Fruit Fly.
A quick unscientific survey of Horticulture New Zealand’s family and friends has revealed strawberries on a pavlova is the favourite use of a fresh fruit or vegetable for Christmas 2015.
Horticulture New Zealand is closely monitoring the response to the detection of a single male Tau Fly in Manurewa, Auckland.
New Zealand’s peak body for commercial fruit and vegetable growers, Horticulture New Zealand, has welcomed the official New Zealand signing of the Trans Pacific Partnership agreement today.