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As the apple industry faces a labour crisis, there is a lot of talk about technology playing a role in harvesting crops.
Employers say a Government-backed free website, Work the Seasons, is becoming a useful part of their seasonal recruitment toolbox.
HortNZ says the Government is moving in the right direction with its increase in recognised seasonal employers (RSE) workers.
Farmers and others in the agri sector need to speak at schools if New Zealand is to get more young people choosing agri careers.
In an electronic world, getting teenagers interested in careers in agriculture or horticulture is an uphill struggle.
A new task management system allows farmers and agricultural contractors to keep track of job and time records with an app, helping reduce mistakes and saving time.
Regional New Zealand will benefit most from changes to employer assisted visa settings, says BusinessNZ chief executive Kirk Hope.