Events Calendar

Kiwifruit Orchard Activity

1 November 2018
  • 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 2018
  • 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

Apata Classic Car Show

6 November 2018

Please join us as we bring together the beauty of classic cars and the excitement and glamour that is the Melbourne Cup. Click here for more information.

NZKGI Great Grower Debate

22 November 2018

Join Growers and industry stakeholders for this entertaining evening to debate if the kiwifruit industry is a good New Zealand citizen.

  • Negative Team: Mike Chapman (HortNZ), Simon Cook (NZKGI), Braden Hungerford (Eastpack)
  • Positive Team: Chrissy Stokes (Zespri), Stacey Mareroa (Tuhono Whenua Hort), TBC
  • Moderator: Stuart Weston (Apata), Judge: Tyrone Mapp (Toastmasters)

RSVP now! Spaces are limited - send an email stating the number of people who will attend to info@nzkgi.org.nz. Please also state if you are a grower or the company you come from.

Thursday, 22 November 5.30pm – 9pm. Club Mount Maunganui, 45 Kawaka St, Tauranga 3116

Zespri Grower Roadshow - Waikato

27 November 2018

Waikato 9am-11am: Mighty River Domain, Lake Karapiro, 601 Maungatautari Road, Cambridge

Zespri’s grower roadshows are an opportunity to meet and hear from CEO Dan Mathieson on this season and the outlook for our industry and an update on the October forecast for the 2018/19 season. These roadshows will be running from 26 November to 3 December 2018.

Zespri Grower Roadshow - Auckland/Katikati

28 November 2018

Auckland 1.30pm-3.30pm: Pukekohe Park Raceway, 222-250 Manukau Road, Pukekohe

Katikati 6.30-8.30pm: Katikati Rugby Club, Moore Park, Fairview Road, Katikati.

Zespri’s grower roadshows are an opportunity to meet and hear from CEO Dan Mathieson on this season and the outlook for our industry and an update on the October forecast for the 2018/19 season. These roadshows will be running from 26 November to 3 December 2018.

Zespri Grower Roadshow - Hawke's Bay/Gisborne

29 November 2018

Hawke's Bay 10.15am-12.15pm: The Crown Hotel, Corner Bridge Street and Hardinge Road, Ahuriri, Napier.

Gisborne 5pm-7pm: Bushmere Arms Hotel, Main Road, Waerengahika.

Zespri’s grower roadshows are an opportunity to meet and hear from CEO Dan Mathieson on this season and the outlook for our industry and an update on the October forecast for the 2018/19 season. These roadshows will be running from 26 November to 3 December 2018.

Zespri Grower Roadshow - Opotiki/Edgecumbe

30 November 2018

Opotiki 10am-12pm: Opotiki Golf Club, Fromow Road, Opotiki.

Edgecumbe 2pm-4pm: Awakeri Events Centre, Edgecumbe.

Zespri’s grower roadshows are an opportunity to meet and hear from CEO Dan Mathieson on this season and the outlook for our industry and an update on the October forecast for the 2018/19 season. These roadshows will be running from 26 November to 3 December 2018.

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