Kiwifruit Strap
The kiwifruit industry has defied all odds after beating the scourge of Psa which wiped out Zespri's golden Hort 16A crop nearly a decade ago.

They were dark days, with growers losing their vines, orchards and money.

Today kiwifruit is the biggest horticulture export out of New Zealand and the sector is booming, Carmen Hall reports on innovations in the industry.

Millions of dollars are being pumped into a horticulture research institute in Tauranga which aims to take the agtech sector by storm.

PlantTech will focus on applying cutting edge artificial intelligence and machine learning to