Biosecurity - Latest News

Biosecurity Alerts

Have you seen Poinsettia Thrips in your greenhouse?  If you detect, or suspect that you have seen Poinsettia thrips, please immediately contact MPI on 0800 80 99 66.

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Biosecurity - Latest News

Biosecurity Objective - One of Vegetables NZ Inc. strategy objectives is to continue to develop a more stringent biosecurity structure with Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) and including other horticulture sector partners .

The objective includes improving our understanding of high-risk pests and pathogens offshore, identifying and fulfilling research gaps in partnership with the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) under the GIA (Government Industry Agreement) to ensure adequate protection across our biosecurity pathways.




Biosecurity (Readiness and Response-Fresh Vegetables Levy) Order 2020

28/07/2020 3:02pm

Vegetables NZ Inc wish to advise that Parliament has approved the Biosecurity(Readiness and Response-Fresh Vegetables Levy) Order 2020 which was signed and gazetted on 6 July 2020.

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On Farm Biosecurity Manuals

12/06/2020 12:38pm

The On Farm Biosecurity Manuals are now complete - Outdoor Crops Manual - Covered Crops Manual.

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Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB) - Alert

08/11/2017 10:34am

This insect is NOT present in New Zealand but the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) would like to know if you have seen it here.

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12/03/2018 11:11am

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07/09/2017 11:20am

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