The world avocado market has seen exponential growth over the past ten years, with Mexico still holding dominance as the world leading avocado exporter. Exporting nations who previously held just a small amount of market share, have gained traction with ...

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NZ Avocado has recently negotiated an agreement with Irrigation New Zealand (INZ) for all NZ Avocado members to have access to INZ water management resources. Irrigation New Zealand is a national membership organisation that looks after the interests of irrigating ...

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Written by Elaine Fisher Be proactive; begin environmental work now ahead of regulations and there is practical and financial help to do so. That was the message to the 280 growers, dairy, sheep, beef and deer farmers who attended the BOP ...

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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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Bay of Plenty avocado growers are among those invited to attend the first BOP Future Farming Symposium on October 24 aimed to help growers and farmers prepare for environmental regulations which will come into force soon. “The aim of the symposium ...

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New Zealand scientist Dr Philip Elmer has won the kiwifruit industry’s top innovation award for his contribution to the fight against diseases and the industry’s efforts to become more sustainable (read more here). Dr Elmer will head the ...

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By Jen Scoular We have been very well connected across the world of late as we prepare the bid we will make at the World Avocado Congress in Colombia to host the same event in New Zealand in 2023. This year ...

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By Jen Scoular It was a great celebration of the successes in our local community at the BOP Export Awards. So many innovative, brave and bold people exploring their passions and extending their horizons. I was asked about how our ...

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Fruitnet.com Thailand has become the latest Asian country to approve imports of Peruvian Hass avocados. According to Peru’s Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation (Minagri), the phytosanitary protocol came into force on 11 May. Peruvian avocados are already shipped to ...

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