Support businesses and industry groups to gain a<br>deeper understanding of their customers and their markets<br>to identify and exploit potential opportunities Providing funding assistance to industry groups and<br>businesses for international keynote speakers and experts to<br>come to New Zealand to speak at conferences and forums Encourage and support industry sectors and businesses to develop and implement<br>innovative solutions to assist with transformational change within agribusiness value<br>chains, with focus on the agricultural, horticultural and forestry sectors AGMARDT recognises the significant benefit to the New Zealand Agribusiness sector from supporting future<br>leaders and capability programmes for individuals and groups to grow their potential through domestic and international<br>management and leadership training opportunities including experience and exposure to global markets Building research capabilities within New Zealand's science<br>community, in new and expanding areas of research within the<br>agricultural, horticultural and forestry sectors

News & Upcoming Events


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The theme of this year's AGMARDT Breakfast is 'Future Shaping'

Featuring presentations from 
Joanne Kerslake - AbacusBio
Hamish Fraser - Fraser Group
Stefan Korn - Chief Executive - Creative HQ Limited

The breakfast starts from 8.00 am Saturday July 7th - For more info and tickets head to


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AGMARDT's 30 Years Celebration 2018

Fantastic celebration of our 30th Anniversary at Parliament on Tuesday 20 March with Hon. Meka Whaitiri.  Thanks to everyone for celebrating this huge milestone with us.  AGMARDT - the Future Shapers.

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AGMARDT's next Closing Date for Applications is 22 June 2018

The 2018 Applications Closing Dates and Board Meeting Dates are now available.


Our latest Annual Report is available to view

Please go to this link to view our latest Annual Report.