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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Biosecurity New Zealand alongside industry partners are currently responding to detection’s of single male fruit flies in Auckland. Controlled Area Notices (CAN) have been established in these areas to legally restrict the movement of certain fruits, vegetables and other ...

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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

The Granulate ambrosia beetle (Xylosandrus crassiusculus) has been found in Auckland through the High Risk ...

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Biosecurity New Zealand alongside industry partners are currently responding to detection’s of single male ...

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Friday 15 February 2019 Biosecurity New Zealand is investigating a find of a single male Queensland Fruit ...

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Jen Scoular We are very excited to be bidding again to host a World Avocado ...

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