There are jobs going at sawmills across the Bay including Rotorua and Te Puke now.
Rotorua companies had pivoted to make the most of every opportunity.
The upcoming kiwifruit season is expected to set another record.
The Bay of Plenty will need about 20,000 seasonal kiwifruit workers.
COMMENT: The kiwifruit sector is booming, but it still faces various challenges to face.
The kiwifruit industry is keen to recruit more New Zealanders.
There are still jobs up for grabs in the Bay of Plenty's booming dairy industry.
Business leaders say kiwifruit returns will bolster Bay of Plenty economy and confidence.
Demand is outstripping supply for kiwifruit orchards.
Comvita has planted more than six million manuka cultivars around the country.
The kererū is bringing joy to an elderly photography buff with its visits.
Expansions are afoot at Newnham Park Innovation Centre in Te Puna.
Bay is set to ''take on the world'' and ''lead the charge'' in agri tech and innovation.
The dairy industry is expected to pump about $1 billion into the Bay economy this year.
Results incredibly encouraging, says Zespri chairman.
Jacinda Ardern is keen to create kiwifruit career pathways for Kiwis who need jobs.
The kiwifruit harvest is coming to an end in the Bay of Plenty with another strong year.
New Zealand is facing the biggest recession since the Great Depression economists warn.
The kiwifruit industry needs more workers and is reaching out to those who have lost jobs.
The kiwifruit industry is calling for workers amid a labour shortage.
Water restrictions are on the cards for Tauranga and the Western Bay.
Red kiwifruit is being commercialised by Zespri and expected to hit the shelves next year.
Medical cannabis firm based in Katikati gets two Medsafe cultivation licences.
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