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There are thousands of jobs in fruit and vegetable growing, harvesting, processing, distribution and marketing across New Zealand. 

These jobs suit people of all ages with a range of skills, interests and experiences, and can lead to well-paying careers in technology, applied science and management. 

Jobs range from wearing gumboots and hi-vis to wearing a lab coat or business suit.  What can start out as a summer job can lead to a rewarding, decades long career, anywhere in New Zealand. 

Horticulture employs more than 60,000 people.  The industry is worth more than $6 billion and is always on the lookout for people wanting jobs or a career in horticulture.