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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Tauranga, New Zealand – Thursday 7 February 2019 New Zealand Avocado will present a bid to host the 2023 World Avocado Congress (WAC) event in New Zealand when they attend the forthcoming WAC in Colombia this September. Held every four years in different countries, ...

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Industry news

By Jen Scoular We have been very well connected across the world of late as ...

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By Jen Scoular It was a great celebration of the successes in our local community ...

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Fruitnet.com Thailand has become the latest Asian country to approve imports of Peruvian Hass ...

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Jen Scoular  We presented the 2019 NZ Avocado business plan to the Board in March, looking ...

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