Displaying items by tag: BIOSECURITY NZ

Friday, 31 January 2020 13:55

Auckland fruit fly operation ends

Biosecurity New Zealand has ended fruit fly operations and lifted restrictions on the movement of fruit and vegetables on Auckland’s North Shore.

Published in General News
Thursday, 12 September 2019 11:55

Fight lost to keep potato disease out

The fight to wipe out a potato disease from New Zealand has been lost.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 10 September 2019 13:55

Chicken disease controllable — industry

A suspected new disease in the New Zealand poultry industry is a disappointment, says Michael Brooks, executive director, Egg Producers Federation (EPF).

Published in General News

Myrtle rust has been detected for the first time on the West Coast on a young pōhutukawa plant, Biosecurity NZ confirmed today.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 02 April 2019 10:01

Another pea weevil free year will help

The current Biosecurity NZ ban on pea growing in the Wairarapa is knocking down the pea weevil population, but another pea weevil-free year is needed to be confident of eradication.

Published in General News
Monday, 25 March 2019 16:12

Public asked to help with beetle surveillance

Biosecurity New Zealand needs your help to dig out the wood-boring granulate ambrosia beetle.

Published in General News
Monday, 11 March 2019 14:19

130,000 bees go under the microscope

Sampling has been completed for the largest and most detailed study of honey bee health ever undertaken in New Zealand.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 06 March 2019 15:51

More fruit flies discovered

More fruit flies have been found in Auckland. 

Published in General News
Thursday, 29 November 2018 16:12

Ship ordered to leave following biosecurity breach

Biosecurity New Zealand has directed a vehicle carrier to leave New Zealand waters following the discovery of stink bugs and other regulated pests.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 20 November 2018 09:55

Biosecurity: we’re in this together

Biosecurity is relevant to every New Zealander, according to the head of Biosecurity NZ Roger Smith.

Published in General News
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