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It’s time to put the threat of synthetic meat and dairy to NZ agriculture into perspective

Over the past few months, I have been watching with interest, some of the hysterical headlines forecasting the imminent demise of New Zealand’s agricultural sector. Beef patties and dairy herds are apparently going to be replaced by burgers made from plants and ‘milk’ made from a lab-induced combination of casein and whey. I totally get the case for the development [...]

By | June 13th, 2017|Categories: AgTech|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Fieldays 2017: A Time to Celebrate New Zealand AgTech

This week, New Zealand hosts the southern hemisphere’s largest agricultural show. Jacqui and I will be joining the more than 130,000 others, expected to attend 2017 National Fieldays . It's four days of high-profile AgTech goodness. Fieldays really is a show for everyone. With its tractor pulling competitions, wood chopping, leisure marquees, Rural Bachelor of the Year 2017 competition and hard [...]

By | June 11th, 2017|Categories: Fieldays|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

VIDEO: Watch key thought leaders discuss the future of AgTech in New Zealand

Techweek17’s Farming2020 event brought together a number of leading AgTech thought leaders from across the country. Over three days, 28 presentations were delivered and videoed in the Hooper Innovation Centre at the LIC Innovation Farm, located just outside Hamilton. These can now be viewed on the Farming2020 website at http://farming2020.nz/video-gallery/ One of the most significant sessions occurred on Day [...]

By | June 6th, 2017|Categories: AgTech|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

EXCLUSIVE: ALL 28 VIDEOS ONLINE: The 2017 Farming2020 Video Collection is published

Wharf42 is delighted to publish all 28 videos that captured so much amazing New Zealand AgTech content at this month’s Farming2020 event. As I have said many times before, Farming2020 was not a three-day event. Timed to coincide with New Zealand’s Techweek17, it has been designed as a platform to help build and promote New Zealand’s emerging AgTech sector. The [...]

By | June 1st, 2017|Categories: AgTech|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

VIDEO: Two US VC’s explain why Kiwi startups fail in Silicon Valley

At the Farming2020 event last Thursday, the morning session was dedicated to the theme; 'Taking New Zealand AgTech to the US'. It was introduced by US Consul General, Melanie Higgins and closed with a 40 minute live Skype call with Dennis Donohue, Head of the Western Growers Technology & Innovation Center, in Salinas, CA. More about the outcome of that [...]

By | May 16th, 2017|Categories: Silicon Valley|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

The Farming2020 View: Techweek17 has not ended. It’s just begun.

Techweek17 has officially ended. Over the past 10 days, 270+ tech-focused events have been held across New Zealand. Hat doffed to Jenn Clamp, Graeme Muller and the whole Techweek17 team for making this happen. It’s a totally awesome achievement. Farming2020 however, was never intended to be just another Techweek17 three-day event. It was designed as a three-day platform that would [...]

By | May 15th, 2017|Categories: AgTech|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments