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.
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
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)
Learn about soil health & function for quality pastures, crops, stock & environmental performance through an interactive presentation with agro-ecologist Nicole Masters of Integrity Soils.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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