News & Features
7 December 2021
Trades Academy is a partnership programme that gives senior school students a kickstart towards an exciting career in the primary industries.
3 December 2021
Zoe Taylor has found her happy place working in landscaping after 10 years in the workforce doing a range of work from processing and packaging,...
2 December 2021
Wellington City Council (WCC) horticulture apprentices are showcasing their skills by creating seven themed gardens as part of the capital city's Hidden Gardens Project taking...
22 November 2021
With 41 dedicated dairy experts across the motu, Primary ITO’s people are dedicated to getting on every farm – wherever learners need them.
15 November 2021
There’s a lot to think about when employing staff, especially if they’re completely new to the industry.
8 October 2021
Kaia Kerrisk loves his job managing the Carrington Resort and Golf Course grounds with his team of turf specialists and garden managers on Northland’s picturesque Karikari Peninsula....
4 October 2021
Ngamatea Station sees the value in investing in training
Covering 80,000 acres of central North Island high country, Ngamatea Station is an iconic property...
24 September 2021
In the Hawke’s Bay, financial support for training fees and apprenticeship costs is making a big difference on farms.
13 August 2021
Things look a little different at Primary ITO across on our new Te Ao Māori website.
11 August 2021
Covid 19 has disrupted life for many and for some it has been in a good way prompting a career change to work in the...