News - Agriculture and Horticulture

COVID-19 recovery fund boosts enrolments
July 31, 2020

The Targeted Training and Apprenticeship Fund (TTAF) and the Apprenticeship Boost (AB) have raised the demand for eligible EIT programmes, following the national trend. Like EIT, many people,...

Celebration of Training at Taratahi
July 30, 2020

This week training began at Taratahi Agriculture Training Centre to encourage new entrants and people whose employment has been affected by COVID-19 to consider a career in the food and fibre...

Taratahi hosts Agricultural career weeks
June 30, 2020

The long wait has ended for training to recommence at south of Masterton. Career weeks are being offered for people to experience life on the land at Taratahi, and decide whether they want to...

The road to success has not been easy. 
June 8, 2020

Studying alongside working is hard but so worthwhile says EIT Tairāwhiti agribusiness student Adrian Allen.  Employed by Whangara Farms, just north of Gisborne, Adrian has had a long...