The New Zealand Walnut Industry Group is here
to help you. NZWIG's
aims include encouraging discussion and learning with publications
(including your manual) and field days. We also instigate research
projects and work with the research team as they search for answers to
key questions for growers.
But NZWIG is not just for growers. We welcome all
stakeholders in the walnut industry and draw on their expertise.
In the next few years The New Zealand Walnut
Industry Group will focus on these goals:
To establish and promote quality standards for
propagation, growing, harvesting, processing and sales and marketing.
To achieve and maintain a stable industry
through collaboration between propagators, growers processors and
To provide information, including
benchmarking, education and social contact to enhance our members'
To create high market awareness that New
Zealand-grown walnuts are a superior product.
To increase our knowledge of propagation,
growing, harvesting, post-harvest handling and processing.