Thursday, 22 November 2018 14:55

Partnership approach pays off

The partnership approach was a key to Kiwifruit Vine Health (KVH) winning the industry award at the 2018 New Zealand Biosecurity Awards last week, says KVH chief executive Stu Hutchings.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 13 February 2018 15:36

Shiploads of BMSB sent packing

The Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) has turned away two large cargo vessels infested with Brown Marmorated Stink Bug over the past few days.

Published in General News
Thursday, 08 February 2018 12:55

A vine time to take the helm

The kiwifruit industry is progressive and developing rapidly, says Stu Hutchings, who takes over as chief executive of Kiwifruit Vine Health (KVH) in March. 

Published in Agribusiness
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
Friday, 17 June 2016 13:24

Kiwiberry growers join GIA

Primary Industries Minister, Nathan Guy has approved the application for NZ KiwiBerry Growers Inc (NZKBG) to join the GIA partnership.

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
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 13:27

KVH welcomes border clearance levy

Kiwifruit Vine Health (KVH) backs today's announcement by the Government to finalise the Border Clearance Levy on passengers entering New Zealand from January 1, 2016.

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

The National Policy Direction for Pest Management has come into effect.

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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