Employment law workshop: supplementary information

Supplementary information following the Employment Law Workshop held in Cambridge on 8 September 2017, relating to paid rest breaks and piece rates, zero-hours contracts, and payment of public/statutory holidays for casual staff.


Feedback on Tasman Electricity Transmission Discussion Document

HortNZ's comments on a discussion document around the current proposed changes to electricity transmission rules in Tasman. 

If you host the National Grid or high voltage power lines on your property you may be affected by future changes to the rules for managing the electricity transmission network. Please see the Council's page for more info.


Draft Vegetable Washwater Code of Practice

The latest Draft Vegetable Washwater COP. Finalised version to come. 


Submission on Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers Water Conservation Order

Horticulture New Zealand’s submission on the Water Conservation Order application for the Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers. Submitted 24 August 2017. 


Horizons One Plan FAQs

Some frequently asked questions following the Environment Court decision on the One Plan. 


Keep Safe, Keep Growing

Horticulture New Zealand has teamed up with WorkSafe New Zealand to create a health and safety toolkit specifically designed for horticulture businesses.


RSE Conference 2017 Presentations

The presentations from the 2017 RSE Conference, held 6-7 July in Blenheim, Marlborough.


Submission on the Urban Development Authorities Discussion Document

Submission from HortNZ on a discussion document about the Government's proposed new legislation that would allow nationally or locally significant urban development projects to be fast-tracked. The discussion document can be accessed here


Hawkes Bay Horticultural Nutrient and Financial Benchmarking Results

This survey was commissioned by Horticulture New Zealand and the Hawkes Bay Regional Council to understand the absolute values and the ranges of values amongst growers in the Hawkes Bay as to N leaching and financial performance.