Special General Meeting – Saturday 4 May 2024, 10am to 12pm

Special General Meeting – Saturday 4 May 2024, 10am to 12pm

The Soil & Health Association of New Zealand held a Special General Meeting on Saturday 4th May to gauge members’ support for a new strategic vision. The meeting was held in Wellington, with those unable to attend in person attending via Zoom. DRAFT MEETING MINUTES The draft Minutes of the SGM can be found here. FINANCIAL…

Genetic Engineering Webinar: What do Consumers Want? Navigating GE Issues with Jon Carapiet
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Genetic Engineering Webinar: What do Consumers Want? Navigating GE Issues with Jon Carapiet

Join us for our next webinar in our GE education and awareness series. Philippa Jamieson will be talking to Jon Carapiet about consumer issues around GE, including the right to choose, labelling, traceability, and consumers overseas – our export markets.

Soil & Health NZ Webinar: What are GMOs, and are they really changing because of new gene techniques?
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Soil & Health NZ Webinar: What are GMOs, and are they really changing because of new gene techniques?

Join us for an educational webinar hosted by Soil & Health NZ, where we delve into the world of genetic engineering with Professor Jack Heinemann, an expert from the School of Biological Sciences at the University of Canterbury.

Genetic Engineering Panel Discussion: Where are we at in Aotearoa New Zealand
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Genetic Engineering Panel Discussion: Where are we at in Aotearoa New Zealand

On 21 November 2023, the Soil and Health Association NZ held an online webinar for an update and discussion about GE. We had over 200 attendees and some great discussion! Scroll down to read more about the webinar and to access the full recording. If you benefited from this webinar, please consider donating to Soil & Health to support our vital work, details below.

2023 AGM Remits

On this page you can read about our one proposed remit and vote (scroll to the bottom to vote). For information about the AGM, AGM papers, and to register to attend, please visit our AGM page. We have one remit, which is to adopt a revised constitution. Remit to AGM: To Adopt the draft Constitution…

2023 AGM of the Soil & Health Association

2023 AGM of the Soil & Health Association

The 2023 AGM will be held at 10am over Zoom on Saturday October 7th. Save the Zoom link ahead of time: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/85315336734 Register now Loading… Vote in the 2023 Election of National Council Read about the candidates and vote here: soilandhealth.org.nz/association-meetings-and-events/2023-election-of-national-council Electronic voting will close 5pm Thursday 5 October. If you attend the AGM as…

Special General Meeting – Saturday 3 June 2023, 10am to 12pm

Special General Meeting – Saturday 3 June 2023, 10am to 12pm

This meeting has been called by the Soil & Health National Council and is open to all members. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the priorities of the Association in the face of steep cost increases relating to Organic NZ magazine publishing, and an ongoing associated budget deficit. National Council wants to inform…

Heavy rain, soil and waterways – what’s the effect and what we can do about it?
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Heavy rain, soil and waterways – what’s the effect and what we can do about it?

About the video We all know that heavy rains cause soil loss and runoff. And we understand these are harmful to fresh water and the wider environment. But many farmers, gardeners and land owners are unsure about where to start fixing these problems. Join Philippa Jamieson, former editor of Organic NZ magazine, in conversation with…

Goodbye Glyphosate! Rethinking Weeds
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Goodbye Glyphosate! Rethinking Weeds

Learn how to eliminate glyphosate and other harmful herbicides. This recording is available to members, below. Please log-in using the email associated with your membership. If you have trouble logging-in please contact our team by email: About the video This webinar is part of the Soil & Health Association’s campaign to strengthen regulation of…

2022 AGM of the Soil & Health Association

2022 AGM of the Soil & Health Association

Event details The 2022 AGM was held in Wellington on September 24th as part of a two-day event with Organics Aotearoa New Zealand (23-24 September) The AGM began at 9.15am at the Prefab Hall, 14 Jessie Street, Te Aro, Wellington Virtual attendance (via Zoom) was combined with in-person attendance Draft minutes The draft minutes of…

Field Trip to Piha to visit the Waygood Foundation’s Gardens and Beck Wheeler Garden.
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Field Trip to Piha to visit the Waygood Foundation’s Gardens and Beck Wheeler Garden.

These are two three-part video series, one for the Waygood Foundation garden and one for the Beck Wheeler garden A group from Soil & Health Auckland visited two Permaculture Gardens in Piha on Saturday the 12th Feb 2020. We visited the Waygood Foundation Gardens where Claire Inwood guided us on a tour of the property….