The value of the horticultural industry will increase with better pollination systems, robust quality control, better traceability systems, more cost-competitive practice and solutions for the difficulty of finding seasonal orchard crews.
TEACHER RESOURCES: Taewa (Māori potatoes) - Taewa are traditional potato varieties grown by early Māori settlers in New Zealand. Find out how researchers are now developing unique food products from taewa.
The role of clover - RESOURCE: Clover grows well in New Zealand pasture and has long been used to get nitrogen into the soil. It was introduced in the from England along with most of our pasture plants.