Wednesday, 21 June 2017 07:55

Manuka genetics may help myrtle rust battle

A science project looking at manuka genetics, underway for some time, now may be useful in protecting the manuka species from myrtle rust.

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
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

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
Friday, 17 February 2012 15:45

Big jump in infected orchards

Fifty-three new orchards were reported as infected with Psa –V in the past week, a big jump from just five new infections for the week before.

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