Orchard Development

Current Opportunities

Are you considering selling part of your property to free up capital? Or are you considering diversification and looking for options? See below for more information on our current places of interest.

Whanganui and South Taranaki Regions

We’re currently on the lookout for land parcels of 10 hectares or more in the Whanganui and South Taranaki regions. Interested vendors may wish to sell their land at a good market rate, or would be welcome to become a partner in a kiwifruit orchard development on the acquired land.

EXISTING DEVELOPMENTS

Rawhiti Orchard – Gisborne

  • ~ 76 hectares of citrus and grapes purchased in 2019
  • Conversion to ~ 62.3 hectares of Gold kiwifruit commenced mid-2019
  • To date, all but three blocks have been planted with the balance to be completed by the end of 2021
  • 30 hectares to commence production for the 2023 harvest with full production expected by 2025

Waitotara Orchard – Whanganui

  • ~ 27 hectares of dairy land purchased in 2020
  • Conversion to ~ 21 canopy hectares of Green kiwifruit commenced in mid-2020
  • All infrastructure complete and planted
  • Production to commence in 2023 with full production by 2025

Edgecumbe Development, including 79 canopy hectare Rangitaiki Orchard development

  • ~ 125 hectares of dairy land purchased in 2020
  • Conversion to ~ 105 canopy hectares of Green kiwifruit commenced in mid-2020, focusing on the 79 canopy hectare Rangitaiki Orchard development
  • 25 Canopy Hectares planted with the balance anticipated to be planted by end 2021
  • Production to commence in 2023 with full production by 2026

your development contact

Eugene Crosby
CFO and Company Secretary