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New Zealand Asparagus Council represents asparagus growers throughout New Zealand

Asparagus is a vibrant, healthy and tasty addition to your meal. It can compliment several dishes to add more flavour and is a good source of many vitamins and minerals to your diet, including vitamin B6, magnesium, zinc, fibre and more.

The New Zealand Asparagus Council supplies both our local consumers and export fresh asparagus to high value international markets.

To find out more about buying, storing and preparing asparagus download this handy card produced by the Health Promotion Agency, vegetables.co.nz and the Heart Foundation by clicking here.

News and Events

  • NZAC 2019 AGM, Technical Presentations & Dinner

    The 2019 NZAC AGM will be held in Hamilton on 31st July 2019 at The Bank Bar & Brasserie, 117 Victoria Street, Hamilton starting at 4.15pm sharp. This year we are pleased to have presentations on: Automated Asparagus Harvester Proof of Concept Project – Professor Mike Duke & Dr Shen Hin Lim, University of Waikato […]

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  • NZAC Survey

    April 2019: The New Zealand Asparagus Council (NZAC) are reviewing our activities so we can best support the industry.   We are requesting all asparagus growers and associated to help with identifying the key topics you would like the council to undertake by completing a short survey.   The survey will take no more than five minutes […]

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  • NZAC November 2018 newsletter

    Read the latest update from NZAC here: NZAC Update November 2018

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