The world’s leading avocado growers and specialists will descend upon New Zealand’s shores in 2023, for a once in a lifetime opportunity, after New Zealand won the bid to host the 10th World Avocado Congress (WAC). This week NZ ...

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Biosecurity New Zealand alongside industry partners are currently responding to detections of single male fruit flies in Auckland. Latest situation The fruit fly response in the Northcote area is about to step up again, with the focus on maintaining controls ...

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The Granulate ambrosia beetle (Xylosandrus crassiusculus) has been found in Auckland through the High Risk Site Surveillance programme. Surveys of potential host trees in the Auckland area continues as well as an intensive trapping grid of ethanol lures and UV ...

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Friday 15 February 2019 Biosecurity New Zealand is investigating a find of a single male Queensland Fruit Fly in a surveillance trap in the Auckland suburb of Devonport. The fly was collected from a fruit fly trap and formally identified on the ...

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Industry news

The world avocado market has seen exponential growth over the past ten years, with Mexico ...

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NZ Avocado has recently negotiated an agreement with Irrigation New Zealand (INZ) for all NZ ...

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Written by Elaine Fisher Be proactive; begin environmental work now ahead of regulations and there ...

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The world’s leading avocado growers and specialists will descend upon New Zealand’s shores ...

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