Organic production

Hawke’s Bay free-range chickens in hot demand in China

[10 October/ New Zealand Herald] Hawke’s Bay company Bostock’s Organic Free-Range Chicken, have started supplying their product to top supermarket chains and restaurants in Hong Kong. A recent trip to Hong Kong obtained supply contracts to three of the region’s largest supermarket chains and numerous high-profile restaurants. Co-Founder Ben Bostock said the area is recognising...

Orchardist steps up organic production

 [21 September/ New Zealand Herald] Springvale Orchard and Central Organics Co-Owner Chris Denniston said growth in the organic fruit market had increased significantly and he was expanding production to meet the demand. This expansion involves almost doubling the area of fruit trees in production, from 150ha to 250ha over five years. Mr Denniston said his...