Kiwifruit 2017 season underway: first ship set to sail for China - 23 March 2017147223/03/2017 5:56:04 a.m.htmlFalseaspxMedia Release<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/AsianAdonis.jpg?RenditionID=7" width="150" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />2017-03-22T11:00:00.0000000ZThe 2017 New Zealand kiwifruit season is underway with the first ship, the Asian Adonis, set to sail to Shanghai tomorrow with 840,000 trays of premium Zespri SunGold Kiwifruit.
Hayward Medal awarded for environmental contribution: Dr David Steven1802823/03/2017 5:56:04 a.m.62htmlFalseaspxMedia Release<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/170313-Hayward.png?RenditionID=7" width="150" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />2017-03-09T11:00:00.0000000ZThe Fresh Carriers Hayward Medal was awarded tonight to Dr David Steven, recognising his work to fundamentally shift how the kiwifruit industry manages pests and disease, improving environmental outcomes and underscoring market confidence in Zespri Kiwifr
Zespri brand turns 20, as industry aims to more than double sales to $4.5 billion by 20251809923/03/2017 5:56:04 a.m.96htmlFalseaspxMedia Release<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/170306-Zespri-Turns-20.jpg?RenditionID=7" width="150" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />2017-03-05T11:00:00.0000000ZThis week marks a milestone with the kiwifruit industry coming together to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Zespri brand, proudly owned by New Zealand kiwifruit growers.
Zespri to increase Italian production SunGold kiwifruit to meet rising demand75723/03/2017 5:56:04 a.m.416htmlFalseaspxMedia Release<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/170209-LicenceReleaseItaly.jpg?RenditionID=7" width="28" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />2017-02-08T11:00:00.0000000ZZespri will allocate an additional 1,800 hectares of European SunGold licence over the next three years, doubling production of this proprietary kiwifruit variety in Europe.
Zespri Board appoints Peter Springford as an independent director1888423/03/2017 5:56:04 a.m.499htmlFalseaspxMedia Release<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/170127-Peter-Springford.jpg?RenditionID=7" width="150" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />2017-01-26T11:00:00.0000000Z​The Zespri Board has appointed Peter Springford as an independent director, to replace long-serving director David Pilkington.
School stars earn Zespri scholarships1290123/03/2017 5:56:04 a.m.397htmlFalseaspxMedia Release<img alt="" src="/PublishingImages/161221-schol16.png?RenditionID=7" width="150" style="BORDER&#58;0px solid;" />2016-12-20T11:00:00.0000000ZThe bright futures of Georgia Cook and Libby Bradley are being further supported, with Zespri awarding the two school-leavers $15,000 academic scholarships for the next three years.