2015 Applications Closing Dates and Board Meeting Dates
The 2015 Applications Closing Dates and Board Meeting Dates are now available. Please review this document for details.
GRANT APPLICATION ANNOUNCEMENT
The online grant application process has been transformed. You are now required to complete and submit your funding application online. The Trustees and management are excited about this new development as it will streamline the grant process.
To complete an online application please go to our Applications tab.
MEDIA RELEASE - APPOINTMENT OF NEW AGMARDT BOARD MEMBER
Rural businessman Richard Green of Canterbury has been appointed to the AGMARDT board.
AGMARDT is an independent not-for-profit trust with a vision to catalyse and enable compelling innovation and leadership within the agricultural, horticultural and forestry sectors of New Zealand.
Chairman Barry Brook said: "We are very fortunate to have Richard join the AGMARDT board of trustees."
"Richard brings a wide range of agribusiness experience to our board and I am sure he will make a valuable contribution to AGMARDT."
Green is involved in aged care, honey production, marketing and dairy farming businesses.
He sits on the boards of Lignotech Developments Ltd, the Foundation for Arable Research, Canterbury Westland Cancer Society, New Zealand Institute of Primary Industry Management and the Rural Leadership Consortium.
He had 11 years in the seed industry and was previously general manager international for PGGWrightson Seeds, and sales and marketing director for AGRICOM. Before that he was an agricultural consultant, mainly in Otago.