MAF Sustainable Farming Fund, Pipfruit NZ, ENZA, Crasborn
Time frame of Project
This was a 3-year project, completed in June 2009.
Ross Wilson and Carla Emms
To maximise the ability of NZ growers to change to more profitable new apple varieties and reduce the timeframe between planting and the point of profitable production.
Description of Project
This project consisted of several areas of investigation from tree physiology (conducted by HortResearch), through to economic modelling (conducted by AgFirst).
Progress of Project so Far
The project has been completed.
Outcomes from Project
The full report is published on the Pipfruit NZ Inc website for industry members to view as well as at http://www.maf.govt.nz/sff/about-projects/search/06-104/index.htm