Events Calendar

Kiwifruit Orchard Activity

1 November 2019
  • Apply protective sprays for Psa-V during high risk periods - refer KVH Psa-V Risk Model
  • Leaf test Hayward and adjust fertiliser programme as required
  • Re-spray for leafroller and scale if pest pressure remains high
  • Assess Sclerotinia risk and respond as required
  • Record fruitset date
  • Flower thin for trebles
  • Gold male pruning
  • Fruit thinning for numbers
  • Size girdle -four weeks after full bloom
  • Spray for leafroller and scale if the first spray wasn't enough

Avocado Orchard Activity

2 November 2019
  • Apply copper fungicide
  • Monitor for pests and spray as required
  • Follow your on-orchard nutrient programme
  • Monitor soil moisture
  • Harvesting ongoing
  • Prune and/or thin trees
  • Assess crop set and adjust fertiliser programme if required

Zespri - Can early sites be ready to harvest earlier?

18 November 2019

Hawkes Bay

Zespri Grower Roadshow - Waikato/Auckland

25 November 2019

9am: Waikato; Mighty River Domain, 601 Maungatautari Road
2pm: Auckland; Navigation Homes Stadium, Cnr Franklin Road and Stadium Drive

During the year, the senior Zespri team and Board along with NZKGI and KVH, partake in three rounds of grower roadshows attended by around 700 growers from around the country. These roadshows have been held since the late-1990s and growers get updated on topical industry information and events in an open forum. All are welcome to attend.

Zespri: Organic field trip & dinner, Tauranga.

26 November 2019

26-27 November (potential, new & experienced organic growers, Gold3 & Hayward) More details to come - email us at opc@zespri.com if you're interested. 

Stop treating soil like dirt - Zespri

27 November 2019

Healthy, fertile soils hold the key for both productive orchards and potential solutions to environmental challenges. Our special guest, Dr. Charles Merfield will help us understand the soil beneath the canopy, and provide insights into how to better manage this valuable resource.

Tauranga - TBC

Register here

Zespri Grower Roadshow - Hawkes Bay/Gisborne

27 November 2019

10am: Hawkes Bay; The Crown Hotel, Corner Bridge Street and Hardinge Road
5pm: Gisborne; Gisborne Bushmere Arms Hotel, 673 Matawai Road, Makaraka

During the year, the senior Zespri team and Board along with NZKGI and KVH, partake in three rounds of grower roadshows attended by around 700 growers from around the country. These roadshows have been held since the late-1990s and growers get updated on topical industry information and events in an open forum. All are welcome to attend.

Zespri Grower Roadshow - Opotiki/Te Puke

28 November 2019

10am: Opotiki; Opotiki Golf Club, 14 Fromow Road
3pm: Te Puke; The Orchard Church, 20 Macloughlin Drive

During the year, the senior Zespri team and Board along with NZKGI and KVH, partake in three rounds of grower roadshows attended by around 700 growers from around the country. These roadshows have been held since the late-1990s and growers get updated on topical industry information and events in an open forum. All are welcome to attend.

Zespri Grower Roadshow - Katikati/Tauranga

29 November 2019

10am: Katikati; Katikati Rugby Club, Moore Park, Fairview Road
2pm: Tauranga; Tauranga Race Course, 1381 Cameron Rd, Greerton

During the year, the senior Zespri team and Board along with NZKGI and KVH, partake in three rounds of grower roadshows attended by around 700 growers from around the country. These roadshows have been held since the late-1990s and growers get updated on topical industry information and events in an open forum. All are welcome to attend.

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