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NZ Plant Producers Issues Its Manifesto For The 2020 Election

Wednesday, 16 September 2020, 9:15 am | NZ Plant Producers Inc

Our organisation represents more than 100 plant producers who produce the plants growing food Kiwis eat and export, regenerating New Zealand’s forests, beautifying our urban landscapes, and being planted by millions of Kiwis in their backyards. ... More >>

Growing demand for native trees needs co-ordinated strategy

Thursday, 9 January 2020, 11:55 am | NZ Plant Producers Inc

The native plant nursery industry has capacity to increase native tree production, but long lead times mean achieving this growth will require planning and co-operation. More >>

Nursery industry finds Young Achiever 2019

Friday, 17 May 2019, 3:48 pm | NZ Plant Producers Inc

This year the winner of the annual competition is Rico Mannall from Southern Woods nursery in Christchurch. Rico will go on to compete in the Young Horticulturalist competition later this year. The Horticentre Young Achiever competition recognises ... More >>

Minister O’Connor addressing plant producers this week

Tuesday, 14 May 2019, 6:51 pm | NZ Plant Producers Inc

Minister O’Connor addressing plant producers this week Over a hundred plant producers, industry partners and garden centre retailers from around the country are preparing for the NZ Plant Producers conference in Christchurch this Wednesday, tomorrow. The ... More >>

Calling all young nurserymen and women

Wednesday, 13 February 2019, 3:59 pm | NZ Plant Producers Inc

We are delighted to announce the 2019 Young Achiever Award run by New Zealand Plant Producers is now open to receive entries. More >>

1BT partnership fund welcomed

Friday, 30 November 2018, 7:31 pm | NZ Plant Producers Inc

NZPPI welcomes the government’s announcement of the One Billion Trees fund, in particular the commitment of $120 million partnership fund for innovation and capability building. More >>

Nurserywoman supreme winner NZI Rural Women 2018

Wednesday, 21 November 2018, 3:29 pm | NZ Plant Producers Inc

NZPPI congratulates member Marie Taylor of Plant Hawke’s Bay as Supreme Winner of the NZI Rural Women Business Awards. More >>

Nursery industry congratulate Young Hort 2018 runner-up

Friday, 9 November 2018, 1:22 pm | NZ Plant Producers Inc

Runner up Young Horticulturalist of the year, Devin Westley, is an extraordinary young man with a huge passion for his work as a nurseryman and innovator in the industry. More >>

Popular summer bedding plant hit by disease

Friday, 26 October 2018, 2:50 pm | NZ Plant Producers Inc

NZPPI members took immediate action when laboratory tests for Downy Mildew (Plasmopara obducens) on Impatiens Walleriana came back positive in Auckland. The mildew, once on the impatiens, destroys it, and being an airborne mildew is easily able to infect ... More >>