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New KVH Chief Executive onboard

Kiwifruit Vine Health (KVH) has welcomed its new Chief Executive Stu Hutchings to the team.

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Tiny wasp to combat stink bug

Horticultural industry groups, along with the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI), are working together to use a tiny parasitoid wasp to combat the Brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB).

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Citrus canker detected in NT

Citrus canker – a serious disease of citrus – has been detected in a retail nursery in the Northern Territory.

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SA to lead nation’s research fight against food waste

South Australia will be home to the headquarters of a new national research centre to tackle the growing problem of food waste.

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Apple research to crunch pest data in export push

Orchards in Manjimup and Pemberton are part of a new four-year research project aiming to boost exports of Western Australian apples to valuable northern Asian markets.

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‘Let’s protect our valuable soils’ - HortNZ

The need to protect New Zealand’s best soils for growing healthy fresh fruit and vegetables is clear in the recently released 'Our land 2018' report, says Horticulture New Zealand chief executive Mike Chapman.

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MPI visits KVH to develop Annual Readiness Plan

Kiwifruit Vine Health (KVH) and the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) have an agreement under the Government Industry Agreement (GIA), about how the sector prepares for and responds to biosecurity threats specific to kiwifruit.

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