These new awards are designed to complement the industry awards already presented by HortNZ: the Bledisloe Cup, Life Membership and the Young Grower of the Year. The new awards are:
by Richard Palmer
While the brown marmorated stink bug hasn’t made it to our shores, forces are rallying just in case the worst happens.
by Alison McCulloch
Check out this story from SunLive that sheds light on what Horticulture New Zealand's scholarships mean to them.
Kiwifruit growers Mark and Robyn Gardiner of Cambridge are bewildered by the brazen theft of their purpose built Holden Rodeo Spray buggy which they use to spray their kiwifruit orchard.
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Please click here to download the article about the Fruitgrowers Charitable Trust.
Read the Orchardist article about the effects of guava moth on feijoa plants, and what research is being done to combat the pest.
Please click here to download the Orchardist's article on guava moth.
HortNZ’s leadership programme has been acknowledged for its role in supporting the industry by Hunua MP Andrew Bayly. The comments feature in an article in the Waiuku Post. Andrew says the HortNZ leadership programme helps to build momentum for horticulture businesses and that vegetable growth is a strong feature of...