Friday, 25 January 2019 09:55

Tariffs put squeeze on tomato exports

An increased focus on exports for New Zealand tomatoes could see the sector double its 2014 value by 2020.

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Thursday, 08 September 2016 13:19

Tomatoes sign up on biosecurity

Tomatoes NZ is the latest industry group to sign up to a biosecurity partnership with government.

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Tuesday, 21 June 2016 14:27

‘TPP’ is hurting tomato trade

Horticulture New Zealand has welcomed a decision by the Environmental Protection Authority to allow the release of the bug Tamarixia.

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Tuesday, 14 June 2016 17:38

Tomatoes, spuds down, lamb up

Food prices fell 0.5% in May 2016, following a 0.3% rise in April, Statistics New Zealand says.

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Wednesday, 01 July 2015 14:25

Irradiated tomatoes must be labelled

New Zealand retailers are being reminded to clearly label their irradiated tomatoes as the season’s first shipment arrives from Australia this week.

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LARGE VOLUMES of unlabelled irradiated Australian tomatoes are hitting local shelves, says Tomatoes New Zealand.

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MARK AND Devon Slee, national winners of the 2014 Ballance Farm Environment Awards, will make outstanding ambassadors for New Zealand agriculture, says Federated Farmers president Bruce Wills.

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Wednesday, 01 May 2013 10:41

Tomatoes NZ sees red over Oz produce

Tomatoes New Zealand has called on the government to ensure irradiated Australian tomatoes and capsicums are clearly labelled.

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