Apple trees could be replacing pines in North Canterbury.

Published in General News
Friday, 13 September 2019 11:55

Apple industry housing workers

Hawke's Bay's apple industry will spend $30 million on building accommodation totalling 1500 beds for RSE (recognised seasonal employment) workers.

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New Zealand Apples & Pears is positioning itself as a global leader in social practices and in eliminating exploitation of workers on supply chains, its business development manager Gary Jones says.

Published in Agribusiness
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 12:16

Chinese landing eyed for NZ apples

Gourmet apple producer Rockit Global is the latest to join a New Zealand-led collaboration in China.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 20 February 2019 12:10

Top-notch apple crop expected

The apple and pear crop is forecast to increase only modestly this year but it's expected to be top quality.

Published in General News
Thursday, 17 January 2019 09:06

Apple crop risks going unpicked

A permanent solution to the harvest labour shortage problem is needed for the apple industry, claims a sector spokesman.

Published in General News

Ross Beaton and Sally Gallagher have a simple and compelling business objective: making apple juice great again, or as they say, making the apple the hero.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 03 October 2018 09:55

Partial victory for fruit growers

Affected growers claim that the release of 20,000 apple and 400 stonefruit plants from containment vindicates the position they have taken since the start of the issue.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 26 September 2018 09:52

MPI releases plants seized at border

The Ministry of Primary Industries says it is releasing 20,000 apple plants and 400 stonefruit plants from containment.

Published in General News
Thursday, 20 September 2018 07:55

Wrangle over imported fruit tree stock

Protecting New Zealand’s biosecurity status is paramount in the wrangle over imported American fruit stock, says Summerfruit NZ chair Tim Jones.

Published in General News
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