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Helping Grow The Next Generation Of Gardeners

30/11/2017 • Most Kiwi teens wouldn’t have a clue what amenity horticulture involves – but Pippa Lucas is determined to reach out through social media and show young people the exciting opportunities that exist.
The 26 year-old’s own...

Landscape Construction programme and unit standard consultation

27/11/2017 • The Primary ITO have, in consultation with industry and stakeholders, developed Programmes of Industry Training (Programmes), and reviewed unit standards at Levels 3, 4, and 5 in Subfield: Horticulture; Domain: Landscape, to meet the requirements...

Farmers urged to focus on their people, not just their herd

23/11/2017 • Young up-and-coming dairy industry leader Nicholas Bailey says Kiwi farmers are great at growing grass, but need to work just as hard at growing people.
“It’s people who will make or break your business so it’s...