171 High Street, PO Box 33, Motueka

The AgFirst Nelson team is based predominantly around the pipfruit and kiwifruit industry. They pride themselves on being able to provide the right information and management solutions to pipfruit and kiwifruit growers, post harvest operators, national companies and government agencies as required.

Since 1995 AgFirst Consultants Nelson Ltd has developed a strong client base with many of the leading pipfruit and kiwifruit growers both in Nelson and nationally. AgFirst Nelson prides itself on being able to provide the right information and management solutions to pipfruit and kiwifruit growers, post harvest operators, national companies and government agencies as required.
Key services include:

  • pipfruit consultancy
  • financial planning and monitoring
  • training and management
  • technical and financial advice
  • field research and new technology in production systems and fruit quality
  • advice on purchase feasibilities
  • irrigation & soil moisture monitoring service
  • industry wastewater schemes
  • resource management applications & environmental impact reports
  • independent laboratory services including maturity clearances for all kiwifruit growers
  • Water supply and Irrigation scheme design and consenting
  • Agricultural assessment reporting for proposed rural located subdivisions