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 neonicotinoids 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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