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Finding more profit from fodder beet: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  March 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Finding more profit from fodder beet: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Finding more profit from fodder beet: Plant & Food Research 20 March 2017 Poor management practices or misinformation mean farmers are failing to maximise profitability from fodder beet crops. The expansion of the dairy sector has led to increased demand for specialist forage […]

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Good for exports, health and environment: a history of apple pest management

Published By   /  March 6, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Good for exports, health and environment: a history of apple pest management

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Good for exports, health and environment: a history of apple pest management 6 March 2017 A unified, goal-driven sector with a responsiveness to market demand is credited with the development of a pest management system in New Zealand’s apple industry that is […]

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Good for exports, health and environment: a history of apple pest management: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  March 6, 2017  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Good for exports, health and environment: a history of apple pest management: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Good for exports, health and environment: a history of apple pest management: Plant & Food Research 6 March 2017 A unified, goal-driven sector with a responsiveness to market demand is credited with the development of a pest management system in New Zealand’s apple […]

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Bruce Campbell honoured by Royal Society of New Zealand: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  November 24, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Bruce Campbell honoured by Royal Society of New Zealand: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Bruce Campbell honoured by Royal Society of New Zealand: Plant & Food Research 24 November 2016 Congratulations to Dr Bruce Campbell, Chief Operating Officer of Plant & Food Research on being awarded the prestigious Thomson Medal for 2016. The Thomson Medal is awarded […]

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Breakthrough for the bees : Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  November 22, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Breakthrough for the bees : Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Breakthrough for the bees : Plant & Food Research 22 November 2016 Our small but hardy honey bees are under siege from a range of pests and diseases. However, some relief may be in sight for these important insects from a particularly dangerous […]

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Familiarity breeds versatility: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  November 21, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Familiarity breeds versatility: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Familiarity breeds versatility: Plant & Food Research 21 November 2016 If you find yourself purchasing the same chocolate or wine at the supermarket, then your habit may have a scientific explanation.  New research co-authored by Dr Sara Jaeger from Plant & Food Research’s […]

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Fonterra wins Innovation in Food & Beverage award: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  October 21, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Fonterra wins Innovation in Food & Beverage award: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Fonterra wins Innovation in Food & Beverage award: Plant & Food Research 21 October 2016 Fonterra has taken out the top prize for Innovation in Food & Beverage at this year’s New Zealand Innovation Awards, for its research into breast milk alternatives for […]

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Big future for bright spud: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  October 14, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Big future for bright spud: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Big future for bright spud: Plant & Food Research 14 October 2016 There is a new bright-skinned beauty in the potato patch that scrubs up well and is set to cause a bit of a stir. White Beauty is a new potato produced […]

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Targeting foods to the Chinese consumer

Published By   /  October 11, 2016  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Targeting foods to the Chinese consumer

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Targeting foods to the Chinese consumer 11 October 2016 A new research programme will look at the factors – attitudes, behaviours and lifestyles – that motivate Chinese consumers to buy foods that improve their health and wellness, allowing New Zealand companies to […]

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Supreme success at AUT Excellence in Business Support Awards: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  October 7, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Supreme success at AUT Excellence in Business Support Awards: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Supreme success at AUT Excellence in Business Support Awards: Plant & Food Research 6 October 2016 Plant & Food Research was the Supreme Award winner, and category winner of the Drake New Zealand Government category, at the 2016 AUT Excellence in Business Support […]

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New funding shows big support for primary industries

Published By   /  September 20, 2016  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on New funding shows big support for primary industries

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New funding shows big support for primary industries 20 September 2016 Plant & Food Research has been awarded more than $30 million in funding for four projects as part of the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment’s Endeavour Fund. The fund invests […]

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New funding shows big support for primary industries: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  September 20, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on New funding shows big support for primary industries: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: New funding shows big support for primary industries: Plant & Food Research 20 September 2016 Plant & Food Research has been awarded more than $30 million in funding for four projects as part of the Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment’s Endeavour Fund. […]

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Trialling new taro treatment for better biosecurity: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  September 13, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Trialling new taro treatment for better biosecurity: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Trialling new taro treatment for better biosecurity: Plant & Food Research 13 September 2016 Scientists from Plant & Food Research have been trialling a specially engineered high-pressure washing machine for taro to help reduce the chances of invasive species entering New Zealand. Taro […]

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Staying on top of the fruit fly threat

Published By   /  September 9, 2016  /  24/7, 24/7 News, Business, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release  /  Comments Off on Staying on top of the fruit fly threat

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Staying on top of the fruit fly threat 9 September 2016 Queensland fruit fly (Qfly) is a serious horticultural pest in Australia and one of the most important biosecurity threats to the horticultural industry in New Zealand. The insect is capable of […]

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New kiwi foods headed for global stage: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  September 7, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on New kiwi foods headed for global stage: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: New kiwi foods headed for global stage: Plant & Food Research 7 September 2016 Finalists in the New Zealand Innovation Awards have been announced, including eight in the Food & Beverage category sponsored by Plant & Food Research. From organic vanilla products and […]

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Fresh Facts goes mobile: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  August 16, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Fresh Facts goes mobile: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Fresh Facts goes mobile: Plant & Food Research 16 August 2016 Fresh Facts, the annual statistics resource for the horticulture industry, is now available as an app for mobile devices. The app and newly launched website tool feature the ability to create graphs […]

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Boysenberries may be of benefit to asthma sufferers: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  July 27, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Boysenberries may be of benefit to asthma sufferers: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Boysenberries may be of benefit to asthma sufferers: Plant & Food Research 25 July 2016 Globally it is estimated that 150 million people are affected by asthma, with children making up around 10 percent of sufferers. In New Zealand, one of every nine […]

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Boysenberries may be of benefit to asthma sufferers: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  July 25, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Boysenberries may be of benefit to asthma sufferers: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Boysenberries may be of benefit to asthma sufferers: Plant & Food Research 25 July 2016 Globally it is estimated that 150 million people are affected by asthma, with children making up around 10 percent of sufferers. In New Zealand, one of every nine […]

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Plant & Food Research named as finalist for AUT Business School Excellence in Business Support Awards: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  June 22, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Plant & Food Research named as finalist for AUT Business School Excellence in Business Support Awards: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Plant & Food Research named as finalist for AUT Business School Excellence in Business Support Awards: Plant & Food Research 22 June 2016 For the second year running, Plant & Food Research has been selected as a finalist in the Drake NZ Government […]

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Plant & Food Research announce new sponsorship of Innovation Awards: Plant & Food Research

Published By   /  June 20, 2016  /  24/7 News, Business, Conservation, Consumer Issues, Environment, Plant and Food New Zealand, Press Release, Private Sector  /  Comments Off on Plant & Food Research announce new sponsorship of Innovation Awards: Plant & Food Research

MIL OSI – Source: Plant and Food New Zealand – Release/Statement Headline: Plant & Food Research announce new sponsorship of Innovation Awards: Plant & Food Research 20 June 2016 Plant & Food Research is pleased to announce its new sponsorship of the Innovation in Food & Beverage category of the New Zealand Innovation Awards.  Now […]

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