At NZKGI, we aim to keep our grower community up-to-date with relevant industry news and key event information. See below for all of our latest industry news announcements and the details you need to know for our upcoming events.

Environmental and Policy / Northland


Northland Agrichemical Rules

Agrichemical rules relating to spray sensitive areas have been finalised in Northland’s Regional Plan. The new spray rules are now enforceable and the previous rules no longer apply. The new rules can be found here.

Regional Plan

Some appeals against the Northland Regional Plan have now been resolved and are operative. An update is provided on these rules including the unresolved appeal points. You can read more about it here.

Agrichemical spraying rules in Northland

Agrichemical spraying rules in Northland are changing due to a new Regional Plan however some of the old rules still apply while appeals against the new plan are in progress. Growers need to read and understand the new requirements which include new notification requirements, spray sensitive areas and sign requirements. You can find out what rules apply here.