New Zealand Food Summit
Mar
28
Mar 29

New Zealand Food Summit

  • Pullman Hotel Auckland New Zealand

Join local and international food leaders as they discuss how to deliver a consitent story around provenance and make New Zealand the leader in the provision of safe high-value food for the world.

Mar
31
1:00 pm13:00

BioGro JAS training webinar

Planning on becoming JAS certified? Look no further, BioGro are holding a JAS training webinar, PPM for Organic Plants (producers), with our Technical Manager Akiko Nicholls!

The course is a mandatory requirement for JAS certified operators and it covers a summary of JAS law and the JAS certification/regulations requirements. Minimum two people must attend from a JAS certified operation to meet the requirement by the JAS law to cover the key roles in JAS system such as Production Process Management Director & Grading Manager.

To register, please fill out this application form and return to Eljay@BioGro.co.nz

National Field Days
Jun
14
Jun 17

National Field Days

  • Mystery Creek Events Centre
New Zealand National Agricultural Fieldays - The largest agricultural event in the Southern Hemisphere
The Organic & Biodynamic Winegrowing Conference
Jun
26
Jun 28

The Organic & Biodynamic Winegrowing Conference

  • Blenheim New Zealand

The Organic and Biodynamic Winegrowing Conference is an occasion to celebrate, focus and learn more about Organic Winegrowing.  It will be a gathering of organic expertswho will provide insight into organic wine production, dispelling the myths and teaching new techniques and methods.

Green Living Show
Jul
1
Jul 2

Green Living Show

  • ASB Show Grounds

A celebration for everyone to come together to lead a healthier and sustainable future for NZ with products, innovation and services all under one roof.


Safe Food Campaign - Why go organic?
Mar
25
9:00 am09:00

Safe Food Campaign - Why go organic?

  • Thordon Farmers Market

Do you find yourself asking - Why go organic? Isn't it too expensive? What food in New Zealand is more likely to have pesticide residues?

These questions and more will be discussed by Dr Heli Matilainen and Alison White of the Safe Food Campaign at a presentation on "Why go organic" at Thorndon Farmers Market (11am)

Central Districts Field Days
Mar
16
Mar 18

Central Districts Field Days

  • Manfield Park Fielding New Zealand

Lock it in - Central Districts Field Days will be held 16 - 18 March, 2017 at Manfeild Park, Feilding!

Future Farms Conference
Mar
14
Mar 15

Future Farms Conference

  • Palmerston North Convention Centre Palmerston North New Zealand

Future Farms returns in 2017 with the support of Federated Farmers to bring you high quality presentations and speakers to inspire, connect and prepare the next generation of rural decision makers. 

Multi ethnic YoiFest 2017
Feb
18
1:00 pm13:00

Multi ethnic YoiFest 2017

  • YoiFest 2017

Multi ethnic YoiFest 2017 is set to take place on the 18th February starting from 1pm. With traditional stories, belly dances and an amazing choir leading through the Ceilidh, the day is set to be extremely entertaining.

Southern Agricultural Field Days
Feb
14
Feb 16

Southern Agricultural Field Days

  • Waimumu New Zealand

If you are involved in farming, in any way, then this event should be in your diary, so keep the 14th-16th February 2018 free.

BioAg Soil Health Field Day & Workshop
Feb
13
10:00 am10:00

BioAg Soil Health Field Day & Workshop

  • Pukehiki District Hall, Highcliff Rd Pukehiki, Dunedin New Zealand

The BioAg field day and soil health workshop is an opportunity to get up close to the functional workings of the soil upon which all farming enterprises – big or small depend on.

Biodynamics workshop and discussion
Feb
11
9:30 am09:30

Biodynamics workshop and discussion

  • NZ Nut Producers

This is a rare opportunity to hear and learn from Peter Bacchus, of Biodynamic Pasture Management, who has been immersed in biodynamics all his life, and Gill Bacchus, author of Food Full of Life, with her complimentary background.

Bert Quin to visit Southland
Dec
5
6:00 pm18:00

Bert Quin to visit Southland

Bert Quin, New Zealand’s leading RPR Specialist, is visiting Southland on Monday 5 December. He has no ties to any phosphate company/supplier at present. We (myself and Shane Harold, Fert Wholesale ltd) are going ahead with having a meeting with Bert, to discuss RPR and other fertiliser inputs.

Time: Meeting will be at 6pm Monday 5th December. Venue: Heartland Hotel Croydon, light refreshment provided.

If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Kim Strang on 021 222 5511 or email kim@bioag.co.nz.

More about Bert Quin:

Southern Organic Group Field Day
Nov
23
11:00 am11:00

Southern Organic Group Field Day

  • Bruce & Merril Catto

Growing great crops and pastures with less chemical inputs. Open to all sheep, beef, dairy and cropping farmers, on conventional to organic systems.