Representatives

Blueberries New Zealand Propagators

BBNZ Propagators own the rights to the New Zealand varieties – Maru, Rahi, Ocean Blue, Sky Blue, Sunset Blue, Blue Moon, Blue Bayou, Velleto Blue, Dolce Blue, Centra Blue, Ono and Island Blue. BBNZ also have a signed agreement with Plant and Food which determines the release and distribution of other new varieties from the breeding programme. To obtain these licensed varieties growers must be a member of BBNZ and also sign a Non Propagation Agreement.

Licensed Propagators

Steve Burton
Annton Nursery
249 Peake Rd, RD1 Cambridge
07 827 4144
07 827 4784
027 275 8874
steve@anntonnursery.co.nz

Andrew Boylan
Tharfield Nursery Ltd
60 Lockington Rd, RD2 KatiKati
07 552 0331
07 552 0335
info@edible.co.nz

Greg Furniss and Warrick Macdonald
Blueberry Country
397 Jary Rd, RD 1, Ohaupo
07 823 6923
07 823 6925
greg@blueberry.co.nz, warrick@blueberry.co.nz

Narandra Patel
Gourmet Blueberries Ltd
Portsmouth Rd, Flaxmere, PO Box 15045, Hastings 4154
06 879 9360
06 879 9369
021 712 255
narandra@nzg.co.nz

Blueberries New Zealand has a quality programme which provides standards for both fresh and frozen blueberries and also a spray programme which sets out the spray requirements and procedures.

The quality programme is managed by

Geoff Langford
Berryworld
Tai Tapu, RD2 Christchurch
021 1420 619
geoff.berryworld@gmail.com

All Testing is completed by

Hills Laboratory
Doreen Day
027 478 6206
027 478 6206
doreen.day@hill-labs.co.nz
www.hill-laboratories.com