Friday, 25 January 2019 09:55

Tariffs put squeeze on tomato exports

An increased focus on exports for New Zealand tomatoes could see the sector double its 2014 value by 2020.

Published in General News
Friday, 18 January 2019 10:16

New chair for booming hort sector

Horticulture presents a major opportunity for this country, says Barry O’Neil, new chairman of Horticulture New Zealand (HortNZ).

Published in General News
Wednesday, 02 November 2016 10:55

So far so good this spring for Psa

Despite the wet weather, kiwifruit vine killing bacteria Psa has surprisingly been less active so far this spring.

Published in General News
Saturday, 06 February 2016 11:55

Kiwifruit killer shows resurgence

The kiwifruit industry has seen a resurgence of vine-killing disease Psa-V this year, but still expects a bumper crop.

Published in General News

A cold winter and wet, windy spring has seen a resurgence of Psa in kiwifruit vines in all affected areas.

Published in General News
Friday, 25 September 2015 15:46

Psa-V reaches Whangarei

Kiwifruit Vine Health (KVH) has received a Psa-V positive test result on Hort16A and male vines on a Whangarei kiwifruit orchard - the first confirmed case in the region.

Published in General News
 

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