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New $40m Packhouse For Te Puke

Friday, June 18, 2021

Te Puke’s economy is about to receive a $40m cash injection as DMS Progrowers Ltd unveils plans to double the size of its existing local operation – the biggest single investment the company has ever made. Construction is now underway on a brand new 5400m² packhouse and four new coolstor...
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BOP kiwifruit growers give $180k to charity

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Bay of Plenty kiwifruit and avocado orchardists who pack their fruit with DMS Progrowers Ltd are digging into their own pockets to support food banks, health services and other charities who are under pressure due to COVID-19. The DMS Progrowers Charitable Trust will donate $180,000 to eigh...
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DMS Summer Dinner Awards Celebrate Orchard Champions

Monday, March 11, 2019

It was a night to celebrate for orchard champions at the DMS Summer Dinner Awards held at Classic Flyers on Tuesday the 19th of February. After an excellent season for DMS in 2018, it was the turn of individual orchards to share the limelight, with green and gold variety kiwifruit, and avocado ...
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DMS Calendar August 2022

Budbreak enhancers

  • Continue Psa protection
  • Winter pruning
  • Fertiliser application
  • Grafting
  • Order Bee hives
  • Check frost protection systems
  • Fertiliser application
  • AvoGreen pest monitoring
  • Export season starts
  • Maturity testing
  • Structural pruning
  • Second round of injecting sick trees - for Phytophthora control