Displaying items by tag: kiwifruit

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.

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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?"

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Thursday, 05 May 2016 10:55

New China strategy for Zespri

A new China strategy that will treble staff there, push into new markets and investigate growing kiwifruit in China has been launched by Zespri.

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From the digestive system to immunity and metabolic health, an increasing body of research demonstrates how beneficial kiwifruit is for human health, Zespri says.

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Friday, 04 March 2016 10:55

From citrus to kiwifruit

Nikki Johnson will move from the citrus industry to kiwifruit when she takes over as chief executive New Zealand Kiwifruit Growers Inc (NZKGI) in April.

Published in General News
Monday, 22 February 2016 19:44

Zespri back Surf Life Saving

Zespri will be the Primary Regional Partner for Surf Life Saving New Zealand in Bay of Plenty, Coromandel and Gisborne, offering free lifesaving training for local lifeguards.

Published in General News
Sunday, 07 February 2016 11:55

Zespri confident of China growth

Zespri is only "scratching at the surface" of market opportunities in China.

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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
Thursday, 04 February 2016 15:16

Big tariff savings in TPP says Zespri

Zespri says the TPP could save over $1000 for every hectare of kiwifruit grown in New Zealand if potential tariff relief was passed on to growers.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 19 January 2016 11:55

Kiwifruit sector bounces back with vengence

Situation and Outlook for Primary Industries author Jarred Mair got a big surprise while preparing the report.

Published in General News

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