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Introducing the Trans-Tasman Water Challenge

Building stronger trans-Tasman ties in the area of innovation and agri-technology provide a unique opportunity for some really big thinking. Connecting our respective research and entrepreneurial communities has the potential to address key major global issues. Few are bigger than the scarcity and management of water. Australia is currently grappling with one of its worst … Continue reading "Introducing the Trans-Tasman Water Challenge"
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Agritech New Zealand is delighted by the NZ Government’s Budget commitment of $11.4M to support the Agritech ITP

Today is a major milestone in Agritech New Zealand’s intense 12 month engagement with the NZ Government’s Agritech ITP taskforce. This afternoon’s announcement by Minister Twyford that $11.4M had been committed in Budget 2020 to support the Agritech ITP is massive. You can review the final draft Agritech ITP documentation here: https://www.mbie.govt.nz/dmsdocument/10750-growing-innovative-industries-in-new-zealand-agritech-in-new-zealand-industry-transformation-plan- You can view … Continue reading "Agritech New Zealand is delighted by the NZ Government’s Budget commitment of $11.4M to support the Agritech ITP"
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Learn more about today’s Agritech ITP Workshop in Auckland

I’m publishing this blog post from the SOLD OUT Agritech Industry Transformation Plan (ITP) workshop taking place today at Auckland’s ANZ Centre. It’s fantastic to see so many familiar faces as David Downs and I set out some of the framework around the proposed Agritech ITP initiative. A key outcome from today’s workshop is to … Continue reading "Learn more about today’s Agritech ITP Workshop in Auckland"