The results of the Commodity Referendum are: 39 voting papers sent out 2 advised no longer growing 15 votes received 9 votes FOR 6 votes AGAINST 301 hectares FOR 25 hectares AGAINST. We will now complete the application to the Ministry for Primary Industries for the Commodity Levy. Thank you for your responses.
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If your 2016 levies were paid up you should have received voting papers for the Commodity Levy in the post. These are due back with the returning officer by 5pm Thursday 9 November so make sure you get them in. If you have not received your voting papers and you believe you should have, please […]
Invoices and declarations for the 2017 and final year of the current commodity levy order which commenced in 2012 have been posted and should be with you soon. These are due by 30 November 2017, with final date of payment of 28 February 2018. If you pay your invoice by direct credit, please remember to […]
Click here to read the October 2017 update of NZAC Activity. If you have not received this by Email, and would like to, please contact Eve to update your email address.
The asparagus growing video has been featured on the vegetables.co.nz facebook page which reaches over 13,000 people. Click here to view the post and watch the video, featuring Leaderbrand’s Gordon McPhail.
Click here to read the September 2017 Update on the New Zealand Asparagus Council.
The SGM held in Hamilton on 9 August 2017 was followed by a productive discussion around the future of NZAC and how it can operate to be dynamic, useful and engaging for its membership. The Commodity Levy Order expires in 2018 and we are due to reapply for a new Commodity Levy. How can we […]
Click here to read the minutes from the 2017 NZAC SGM held in Hamilton on 9 August.
Click here to read the minutes from the 2017 NZAC AGM held in Mt Maunganui on 12 July 2017.
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 […]