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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
Tuesday, 07 June 2016 07:55

Excellent, but can do better

Despite a record breaking 2015-16 season for kiwifruit, there is room for improvement and greater growth, says Zespri chairman Peter McBride.

Published in General News
Thursday, 26 May 2016 15:55

Gold transforms NZ’s kiwifruit industry

Gold kiwifruit has transformed the industry in the last 15 years, says Zespri chief operating officer Simon Limmer.

Published in Agribusiness
Thursday, 26 May 2016 12:55

Zespri shows how it's done in China

Three or four years ago Zespri found the business environment in China challenging.

Published in General News
Thursday, 26 May 2016 10:45

Kiwifruit season breaks records

The 2015/16 kiwifruit season has broken records for the industry and Zespri.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 13:55

Kiwifruit orchard values soar

Orchard values are going through the roof compared even with pre-Psa levels, says Zespri chief operating officer Simon Limmer.

Published in Agribusiness
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 11:55

Dairy farmers: help yourself

Kiwifruit growers are throwing their support behind dairy farmers suffering from two successive years of low payout.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 08:55

Dairy can learn from kiwifruit experience

Vine disease (Psa) has had a positive impact on the kiwifruit industry, given where it is today, says Zespri International chief operating office Simon Limmer.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 11 May 2016 11:55

Lessons from the kiwifruit crisis

Farmers facing the industry's lowest milk price in years will this month hear lessons learnt by the kiwifruit industry when Psa struck in 2010.

Published in General News

At a forestry event last year a speaker talking about forest owners' spending on science asked, "How much does the kiwifruit industry commit to research?"

Published in Opinion

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