July/August 2014

Potatoes NZ newsletter issue 40

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Potatoes NZ newsletter issue 40

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June 2014

Potatoes and High Performance Sport New Zealand

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Potatoes and High Performance Sport New Zealand

They do things differently in elite sport. There are the long hours of training, the single-minded focus,... Read more

24 June 2014

AGM & Conference Reminder

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AGM & Conference Reminder

Conference is almost upon us. For programme, speaker and registration information go to http://www.potatoesnz.co.nz/Overview/Who-are-we/2014-Potatoes-New-Zealand-Conference.htm... Read more

May/ June 2014

Potatoes NZ newsletter issue 39

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Potatoes NZ newsletter issue 39

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Thursday 28th August 2014

2014 Agronomists Forum

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2014 Agronomists Forum
FAR facilities at Innovation Park, 185 Kirk Road, Templeton, Christchurch.

Times: 10am to 4pm, followed by networking over drinks and nibbles

This year will see 11 sessions covering a wide range of topics within the key areas of Pest Management, Regulation and Nutrients and Productivity. The final programme will be available shortly. The focus is on providing the participants with findings and recommendations from completed research projects which they can apply in their businesses as well as providing a forum for discussion on topics which may lead to further work.

Last year over 30 attended the forum which was held in conjunction with the annual PNZ conference in Wellington (July 2013), this year we are aiming for increased attendance as we have moved the date from July to August and located this year’s forum closer to a significant potato growing region.

Any questions please contact Andrea Crawford andrea.crawford@potatoesnz.co.nz) or 029 602 6329.

Full programme and registration forms will be available shortly.

Tuesday 16th September

NZ Seed Potato Certification Authority and Seed Grower meeting

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NZ Seed Potato Certification Authority and Seed Grower meeting
Ashburton

NZ Seed Potato Certification Authority and Seed Grower meeting – the next NZSPCA meeting will be held in Ashburton on Tuesday 16th September beginning at 10am.

This will also include a Seed Grower meeting which will be held from 2pm to 4pm, Bradford Room, Ashburton Events Centre – all seed growers welcome to attend this session.

Wednesday 17th September

PNZ Inc. Board meeting

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PNZ Inc. Board meeting
East Tamaki, Auckland

PNZ Inc. Board meeting – the next meeting of the PNZ Inc. Board will be held at the Highbrook BNZ Business Partners Centre, East Tamaki, Auckland on Wednesday 17th September starting at 10am.





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2014 Agronomists Forum – 28th August, Christchurch

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For more information go to the Agronomists-Section

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