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Returning from overseas or visiting New Zealand?
Everyone in the kiwifruit industry, or coming to New Zealand to work on an orchard, has a responsibility to manage biosecurity risks when travelling. To assist, KVH has developed a best practice poster to help reduce biosecurity risk after visiting or working on an offshore orchard or farm; and to explain what people can expect at border control when arriving in New Zealand.


Potential biosecurity threats to New Zealand kiwifruit industry

A summary of potential biosecurity threats to the kiwifruit industy can be found in the document below.

Click on the fact sheets below to learn more about pests and diseases of specific concern to the kiwifruit industry that could impact our ability to produce or market kiwifruit:

If you see unusual symptoms on your vines or a suspected unwanted pest please phone MPI on 0800 80 99 66 or KVH on 0800 665 825.

Kiwifruit Vine Health

25 Miro St
Mount Maunganui
Tauranga 3116

Tel:  0800 665 825
Fax: 07 574 7591

Email: info@kvh.org.nz