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


AGMARDT Agri Leadership Scholarships - Open Now!

Five Agri Leadership Scholarships for management, leadership and governance training within the agribusiness sector are open now! Please refer to our Guidelines for more information. Closing date is 29 September 2017. Please go online to apply now.


2018 Kellogg Rural Leadership Programme – Applications for January and June Courses Open Now

Is 2018 the year you invest in your personal and professional development? Are you motivated, passionate and want to make a difference in your community, business or industry.  

Applications for January course close 17 October. Apply or find out more now

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AGMARDT's next Closing Date for Applications is 2 October 2017

The 2017 Applications Closing Dates and Board Meeting Dates are now available


AGMARDT's Postdoctoral Fellowship - CLOSED

Postdoctoral Fellowships applications have closed. Please read our Guidelines as conditions have changed this year.  Referee Reports have until 11 September to come in - if you have applied make sure you chase your referees to ensure they arrive on time.


Our latest Annual Report is available to view

Please go this link to view our latest Annual Report.


AGMARDT and Kiwigarden on TVOne Rural Delivery

Kiwigarden's Taine & Jo Randell talk about their healthy children's snack food company Kiwigarden and the contribution AGMARDT made to their success.  Please go to this link to watch this.



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