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9 October 2020
To protect productive capability, industry & govt need to work together, to ensure we can grow while transitioning NZers into new careers. Access to offshore labour is needed, during the transition.
1 October 2020
Not only does New Zealand produce the world’s best fruit and vegetables, we are also producing the best people to grow the best produce.
25 September 2020
What is the horticulture industry doing to redeploy New Zealanders? GoHort and a network of Career Progression Managers have been set up to promote careers in our growing industry.
18 September 2020
We can grow our way out of NZ's recession by backing economic winners like horticulture. Industry and government need to partner together to redeploy kiwis and kickstart our economic recovery.
Our GDP has hit rock bottom at minus 12. 2% in the June quarter, and on top of that, the Government has already spent the $50 billion recovery package.
11 September 2020
The immigration system needs reform to enable NZ's Covid recovery. We need a compassionate system that ensures NZ businesses have the skills and workers they need to thrive.
New Zealand’s immigration system wasn’t working before Covid hit, and it is clearly not working now.