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  Includes GST Net Fee
Full $155.00 $139.13
Associate $80.00 $69.47
Overseas $80.00 $69.47
Retired $60.00 $52.17
Family $170.00 $147.83
Student $35.00 $30.43
Corporate $1500.00 $1304,35
Univeristy Corporate $1200.00 $1013.48

If new members join during the year the fee is charged on a pro rata basis i.e:-
January/February 100%
March/April 80%
May/June 60%
July/August 40%
September/October 20%
November/December Free

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Benefits of Membership

To be part of a professional organisation for agricultural and horticultural scientists, consultants, industry personnel and growers.

Latest Information on Agricultural and Horticultural Science
AgScience magazine – to receive current information and issues of importance to agricultural and horticultural science.

The Opportunity to Meet with Peers, Industry Leaders and International Specialists.
Through the annual convention, international symposia, workshops and local section activities.

Professional Status
NZIAHS is recognised as a professional society and is a member of the Royal Society of New Zealand.

The Opportunity to be Involved
NZIAHS is a proactive, independent group working for the continued development of agriculture and horticulture in New Zealand. NZIAHS regularly addresses political issues and makes submissions on areas that affect agricultural and horticultural and science policies.

CPAg (Certified Practising Agriculturist)
To have on job training recognised as part of your efforts to develop new skills through CPAg. This scheme can be used to demonstrate your effort to remain skilled in agricultural and horticultural science to both clients and employees.

Professional Indemnity Insurance
Able to apply for insurance tailored specifically for NZIAHS members.

Science Policies
To have policies on agricultural and horticultural science debated and presented as NZIAHS policy to relevant organisations.

International Society for Horticultural Science
NZIAHS has the country membership of the ISHS which enables members to receive a 10% reciprocal discount for membership of both societies. By joining ISHS members receive a discount to symposia and the ISHS journal. ISHS holds over 40 international conferences or symposia per year worldwide which cover all aspects of horticulture.

Affiliation with Societies
-     International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS)
-     Royal Society of New Zealand

Sponsorship of International Meetings
-     Postharvest 1996 (ISHS)
-     ISHS Board, Executive Committee & Council, 1998
-     7th International Symposium on Rubus and Ribes (joint with AuSHS) 1998
-     7th International Symposium on Orchard & Plantation Systems 2000 (ISHS)
-     9th International Workshop on Fire Blight, 2001 (ISHS)
-     6th International Kiwifruit Symposium, 2006 (ISHS)
-     ISHS Board, Executive Committee & Council, 2010
-     Horticulture for the Future, Joint conference APHC/AuSHS/NZIAHS, 2011

NZIAHS Awards
To have the opportunity for your contribution to agricultural and horticultural science recognized and rewarded through the following awards:
-    Honorary Fellow
-    Fellow
-    Honorary Life Member
-    Jubilee MedalEmerging Scientist Award
-    Bill Kain Science Award
-    NZIAHS Postgraduate Award
-    AGMARDT Technology Transfer Award
-    Arthur Ward Communication Award
-    Doug Campbell Award
-    Leading Horticultural Student Award – Lincoln and Massey Universities
-    N.Z. Horticultural Science Advancement Trust