Monday, 26 November 2018 12:33

Honey not a gold rush for all

OPINION: Honey isn't the gold mine the media often sets it out to be.

Published in Opinion
Wednesday, 21 June 2017 07:55

Manuka genetics may help myrtle rust battle

A science project looking at manuka genetics, underway for some time, now may be useful in protecting the manuka species from myrtle rust.

Published in General News
Thursday, 28 July 2016 06:55

Manuka sweetens land values

The honey bee is causing land values to shoot up in 'manuka-friendly' regions.

Published in General News
Wednesday, 18 May 2016 15:55

The money’s in the honey

There's a dawning realisation that unused blocks of manuka covered land could be an untapped source of sustainable income.

Published in General News
Sunday, 01 May 2016 15:55

Sweet opportunities for locals

This week marked the first day of work for 11 Work and Income clients, who will be developing Northland College's mānuka plantation site.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 15 March 2016 11:55

SOE confirms move from dairy

Deer milking, manuka honey, sheep milking and blueberries are among Landcorp's options for land it had planned to convert to dairy farms.

Published in General News
Tuesday, 01 March 2016 06:58

Big manuka opportunity for hill country

Hill country landowners are being prompted to act now to get their hands on high performance manuka seedlings.

Published in General News
Saturday, 23 January 2016 07:55

Waipa catchment abuzz with opportunity

Protect your land and take up a buzzing opportunity to earn extra cash.

Published in General News

New research from Lincoln University suggests biowaste can be used on former pine plantations to generate big economic returns.

Published in General News
Thursday, 28 August 2014 09:40

More manuka honey trees

STATE FARMER Landcorp will be planting an additional 93ha of mānuka honey trees.

Published in General News
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