The Orchardist and NZGrower are New Zealand's premier grower resource for the horticulture sector.

The not-for-profit magazines, trusted by New Zealand growers for almost 100 years, are proudly published by Horticulture New Zealand. 

The printed magazines reach every levy-paying commercial grower in New Zealand as well as distributors, suppliers, students and politicians. Each month, you'll find us at farmgate letterboxes, packhouse smoko tables and research labs. Our network of content creators work in every horticultural hotspot in the country, capturing stories of inspirational Kiwi growers, thought leaders and technical experts.

For every horticulturalist passionate about growing quality food, for every grower energized by future success, for everyone who is proud of our horticulture heritage, we publish The Orchardist and NZGrower for you. Support our horticulture sector by subscribing now.



Horticulture New Zealand publishes The Orchardist and NZGrower 11 times a year. Support our horticulture sector by subscribing now. You can also email us to subscribe. Subscription is free for levy-paying fruit (The Orchardist), vegetable and berry (NZGrower) growers.

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Current and past issues

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