Top menu

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.

News and Events

  • Aspire App – your experiences

    Have you downloaded or used the Aspire App? Aspire is a decision-making tool using the carbohydrate content of the root sustem which provides iunfomration useful for mking general crop management decisions about how to manage fern growth and spear harvest duration. The original research and development of Aspire was partially funded by the NZ Asparagus […]


    Warning: Missing argument 1 for get_attached_media(), called in /virtual/asparagus.org.nz/public_html/nv-main/wp-content/themes/fashionable/functions.php on line 556 and defined in /virtual/asparagus.org.nz/public_html/wp-includes/media.php on line 3668
    Read story »
  • REGISTER for the 2017 NZAC AGM & Conference

    NZAC AGM and Horticulture Conference – 2017 New Zealand Asparagus Council invites you to attend the 2017 New Zealand Asparagus Council (NZAC) Annual General Meeting (AGM) and Horticulture Conference on Wednesday 12 – 14 July being held at the ASB Baypark, Mt Maunganui. The Horticulture Conference is a showcase for the entire industry.  More than […]


    Warning: Missing argument 1 for get_attached_media(), called in /virtual/asparagus.org.nz/public_html/nv-main/wp-content/themes/fashionable/functions.php on line 556 and defined in /virtual/asparagus.org.nz/public_html/wp-includes/media.php on line 3668
    Read story »
  • HortNZ Leadership Scholarships open now

    Are you a potential leader in the hort industry ?  And want to upskill ?  You could be going on this year’s HortNZ Leadership Programme.   Horticulture is in significant growth with ambitious goals and more than ever needs a strong pool of high-performing leaders, leaders that have the confidence and skills to take the […]


    Warning: Missing argument 1 for get_attached_media(), called in /virtual/asparagus.org.nz/public_html/nv-main/wp-content/themes/fashionable/functions.php on line 556 and defined in /virtual/asparagus.org.nz/public_html/wp-includes/media.php on line 3668
    Read story »