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Dr Amanda Black

Posted 13th Nov 2018

Scientist’s significant biosecurity contribution awarded

Dr Amanda Black, a Principal Investigator within the Bio-Protection Research Centre based at Lincoln University, has been awarded this year’s New Zealand Biosecurity AsureQuality Emerging Leader Award.

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Posted 13th Nov 2018

Biosecurity champions in the spotlight

Biosecurity New Zealand announced the winners of the 2018 New Zealand Biosecurity Awards today. Environment Southland's 'Fiordland Marine Pathway Management Plan' took out the top prize, the New Zealand Biosecurity Supreme Award. Its project also received

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BMSB Poster

Posted 30th Oct 2018

'Springing' into brown marmorated stink bug season

Spring has sprung, as has the brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) threat to New Zealand. Every spring and summer Biosecurity New Zealand goes on high alert keep this stinky pest out of New Zealand

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Stink bug hunters 2

Posted 18th Oct 2018

Training the next generation of stink bug hunters

In October, during Biosecurity Week in Tauranga Moana, KVH helped bring biosecurity alive for groups of intermediate students taking part in the Creepy Crawlies Meets Primary Production project.

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ElienLewis InfluencerNewsStory

Posted 18th Oct 2018

Biosecurity protects home grown happiness

"We all need to keep a look out for any biosecurity threats that could ruin these gardens that we love so much." Watch Elien Lewis of Home Grown Happiness talk about why biosecurity matters to her.

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Posted 16th Oct 2018

Biosecurity with Master Chef Sachie Nomura of Sachie's Kitchen

Master Chef Sachie Nomura of Sachie's Kitchen shows us why biosecurity matters to her and the local New Zealand produce she uses in her amazing dishes.

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Posted 16th Oct 2018

Tauranga Moana launches biosecurity collective

National and international biosecurity experts will converge on Tauranga this week, for a series of biosecurity-related events and the launch of a new initiative.

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Posted 12th Oct 2018

Biosecurity Awards finalists reflect huge national effort in biosecurity

The announcement of the finalists for the 2018 New Zealand Biosecurity Awards. The judging panel faced a tough job with over 60 high-calibre entries to assess.

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KauriDiebackNews

Posted 12th Oct 2018

New road signs for kauri lands

New road signs calling on travellers to take action to protect kauri are being installed as part of the ongoing campaign to save the national taonga from dieback disease.

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