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NZAC February-March 2020 Update

In this month’s newsletter we update on actions from a recent executive meeting; COVID-19 support; overview the promotions campaign last season; asparagus on Rural Delivery programme on 18 April; fair trading act submission survey; RSE review; labour-saving device research request. To download the newsletter click HERE.

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Robotic asparagus harvester project

During the 2019 NZAC AGM, following a presentation by Professor Mike Duke and Dr Shen Hin Lin from the University of Waikato, growers endorsed support of a robotic asparagus harvester proof of concept project being progressed further. Read more about this project on Rural News by clicking HERE.

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New Zealand Asparagus Council 2017 AGM Agenda

New Zealand Asparagus Council, Annual General Meeting, 12 July 2017 at 1.00pm ASB Baypark Arena, Mt Maunganui AGENDA Welcome  2. Apologies  Notice of Items of General Business  Minutes of the previous AGM Matters Arising  Chairman’s report Finance Annual Accounts Year End 31 March 2016 Remit & Levy Budget 2016/2017 Appointment of Auditor Appointment of Officers Chairman […]

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Horticulture New Zealand Life Membership awarded to Asparagus Grower Geoff Lewis

The dedication and contribution to industry of Levin asparagus grower Geoff Lewis was acknowledged at the Horticulture Conference Awards Dinner on Thursday 4 August. Geoff was awarded Life Membership of Horticulture New Zealand. The Life Membership of Horticulture NZ is awarded to persons that have provided distinguished and honourable services to Horticulture NZ and continues for […]

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