ECan Variation 3 Review of Decision

A review from a planning perspective of the decisions made in the Variation 3 (South Canterbury Coastal Streams). 


ECan Variation 3 Review of Decision - Submission Review

A review from a planning perspective of the decisions on the submission points made by HortNZ to Variation 3 (South Canterbury Coastal Streams).


Submission on the Productivity Commission Better Urban Planning Draft Report

A submission made by Horticulture New Zealand on the Productivity Commission Better Urban Planning Draft Report. For more information please contact Angela Halliday


Soil and Drainage Management Guide

Soil and Drainage Management Guide: Franklin Sustainability Project.


Submission to Environment Southland on the Proposed Water and Land Plan

A submission made by Horticulture New Zealand to Environment Southland on the Proposed Water and Land Plan. To see other submissions go to the Environment Southland website.  


Initial Overview Of Panel Recommendations On The Proposed Auckland Unitary Plan

This document provides a high level overview of recommendations on the Proposed Auckland Unitary Plan (“PAUP”) relevant to Horticulture New Zealand. This is a preliminary overview from a legal perspective, and will be developed as detailed planning reviews of the provisions are undertaken and the picture becomes clearer.


Submission: Proposed National Policy Statement for Urban Development Capacity

A submission made by Horticulture New Zealand on the Proposed National Policy Statement for Urban Development Capacity.


Freshwater quality and eco-verification of kiwifruit orchard practices

The purpose of this report is to inform discussions relating to the impact of kiwifruit production on freshwater values, particularly freshwater quality.

The report has been prepared by Jayson Benge – The AgriBusiness Group

Brent Clothier – The New Zealand Institute for Plant & Food Research Limited


Nutrient Performance and Financial Analysis of Horticultural Systems in the Waimea Catchment


This report was commissioned by Horticulture NZ (HortNZ) because it was felt that there is a need to further develop our knowledge of the Nutrient Performance and the financial impact of adopting mitigation techniques in order to minimise the impact of leaching of nutrients for Horticultural growers operating within the Waimea Catchment in the Nelson District.


Nitrogen estimation and the proposed Waikato 75th percentile rule for vegetable cropping

This discussion document is written in response to the existing Rule 7 in the CSG Overview of the stakeholder group’s recommendations. In this rule it requires the vegetable sector to provide the WRC with benchmarked nitrogen outputs using Overseer and to achieve all producers to achieve the 75 percentile Rule.