Congratulations to Jake Dromgool from The Landing in Kerikeri

Jake Dromgool from The Landing in Kerikeri became the Auckland/Northern Young Viticulturist of the Year 2018.  He will go through to represent the region at …

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Nitrogen-reducing plantain recognised with Fieldays Award

A plantain that started life as a common weed has been recognised for its contribution to the future of farming with an Innovation Award from …

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Congratulations to Zoe Marychurch from Bell Hill

Zoe Marychurch from Bell Hill won the South Island Regional Young Viticulturist of the Year competition on Friday 15th June. This is a new regional …

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Agri sector facing challenges

New Zealand’s agri sector is facing challenges that require urgent solutions. The horticulture sector is crying out for more workers to pick fruit during peak …

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EPA to review insecticide thought to kill bees

The Environmental Protection Authority says it will review the use of┬áneonicotinoids pesticides containing chemicals thought to harm bees. The European Union has just voted on …

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Romeo Bragato National Conference & Young Vit Education Dates

Romeo Bragato National Conference will be held this year in Wellington from Wednesday 29-30 August at Westpac Stadium whilst the finalist dinner will be held …

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