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Potatoes NZ Inc. communicates on a variety of key industry topics and activities. We do this through a variety of communications tools:



  • NZ Grower Magazine – contributing articles and funding to NZ Grower magazine published by Horticulture New Zealand and distributed free to all commercial vegetable and berryfruit growers, including all members of Potatoes NZ Inc.
  • Email Newsletter – a monthly potato industry email newsletter distributed to the wider potato industry which features a wide variety of information both global and domestic relating to the key activities of the potato industry.
  • Media Coverage – Potatoes NZ Inc. and the NZ potato industry frequently receive media coverage on a wide variety of subjects.

See the posts below for the latest communications from Potatoes NZ Inc. or select one of the communications tools from the menu.

Potatoes for Christmas

Leading Food Writer Niki Bezzant discusses potatoes for Christmas… Well, we have rocketed towards Christmas, and it’s now only a … Read More

e-newsletter #67 – November 2017

Can anyone remember a November so hot and dry? Whilst most Kiwis are out enjoying the sun, we acknowledge the farmers out there working through these … Read More

Area Planted Survey – due 26 Jan 2018

The 2017 Area Planted Survey is now under way.  This week Area Planted Survey forms were posted out to you. … Read More

Food Writers NZ conference sponsorship

Potatoes New Zealand sponsored the Food Writers NZ 2017 Conference in Hawkes Bay on 3-5 November. The conference was attended … Read More

November Means New Potatoes Review

We are lucky enough to enjoy locally grown fresh potatoes year round in New Zealand, but there’s something extra special … Read More

Biosecurity inspector training well received

The inaugural Pest Management and Biosecurity Preparedness Workshop was held at Plant & Food Research in Lincoln in early November. … Read More

Putting Health and Safety theory into practice

Following the success of the Healthy and Safety Workshops, run by WorkSafe NZ and Potatoes NZ, back in September there … Read More

FDI students excel in Potato Innovation Project

Otago Polytechnic Food Design Institute (FDI) students were challenged to make pop-up food truck style dishes using potatoes in an … Read More

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