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Tomato industry signs Agreement on biosecurity

Wednesday, 7 September 2016, 12:43 pm | TomatoesNZ

Tomatoes New Zealand Incorporated today signed the Deed of the Government Industry Agreement (GIA) for Biosecurity Readiness and Response at Parliament with the Hon Nathan Guy, Minister for Primary Industries in attendance. More >>

New Zealanders want clear labelling of irradiated produce

Tuesday, 23 June 2015, 9:30 am | TomatoesNZ

Most New Zealanders want irradiated produce sold in shops and food outlets to be clearly labelled, a major consumer survey has found. More >>

Unlabelled irradiated Australian tomatoes now on NZ shelves

Monday, 30 June 2014, 2:17 pm | TomatoesNZ

New Zealanders are being urged to once again ask their retailer if their tomatoes have been treated with radiation, as large volumes of unlabelled irradiated Australian tomatoes hit local shelves. More >>

Irradiated Australian tomatoes set for New Zealand stores

Thursday, 8 August 2013, 3:43 pm | TomatoesNZ

Tomatoes New Zealand today urged food retailers and the hospitality sector to label or indicate where imported irradiated Australian tomatoes are sold or served. More >>

Tomatoes New Zealand Encouraged By Minister Kaye’s Move

Friday, 24 May 2013, 2:50 pm | TomatoesNZ

Tomatoes New Zealand says the decision not to enforce compulsory individual labelling of irradiated Australian tomatoes and capsicums is disappointing, but the industry organisation believes their concerns have been heard. More >>

Labels For Irradiated Australian Tomatoes Demanded

Wednesday, 1 May 2013, 12:02 pm | TomatoesNZ

Tomatoes New Zealand today called on the Government to ensure irradiated Australian tomatoes and capsicums supplied to New Zealand retailers are clearly labelled. More >>

Long hot summer - delicious tomato crop at great prices

Thursday, 14 March 2013, 4:18 pm | TomatoesNZ

The long hot summer has proved the ideal climate for tomato growing, with a bumper crop of sweet ripe fruit. More >>

Tomatoes New Zealand welcomes Government decision on NZ ETS

Tuesday, 3 July 2012, 4:42 pm | TomatoesNZ

Tomatoes New Zealand has welcomed the Government’s decision to extend transitional measures designed to reduce the initial cost impacts of the NZ Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS). More >>

And The Dietary Elixir Of Youth Is…Tomatoes!

Thursday, 21 June 2012, 3:13 pm | TomatoesNZ

Tomatoes have been hailed as a key factor in maintaining youthful-looking skin, in a scientific study released this week. More >>

Tomatoes ripe for the picking!

Tuesday, 8 November 2011, 11:40 am | TomatoesNZ

It's official - the juicy season is finally upon us, and supermarket shelves nationwide are brimming with new season New Zealand tomatoes. The tomato is New Zealand's favourite vegetable and continues to be one of the most staple and versatile Kiwi meal-time ... More >>