Inform and educate

Get your static production and compliance manuals and factsheets converted into current, online interactive resources that people want to use.

Add value to research results and best practice guidelines by presenting them as dynamic factsheets, calculators and mobile apps.

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  • We're passionate about improving the quality and delivery of information to growers and farmers - and we are proud to be contributing to the on-going education and training that will lead to greater efficiency, efficacy and profit in our land-based industries.

    We can...

    • Advise you on how to best to provide useful online training, education, and information delivery
    • Transform your under-utilised information and data resources into dynamic, online versions that are more valuable to your target audiences
    • Convert impenetrable research reports into informative fact sheets
    • Develop novel, web-based solutions to your industry or company's training, education, or extension activities
  • Our e-learning and e-extension systems are used within a wide range of sectors — from
    professional organisations to industry extension and training specialists to universities.

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    The Water Education Alliance based at the University of Florida helps growers manage irrigation water.

    Stock imageGrowsafe®

    Growsafe training covers the knowledge and practices required for safe, responsible and effective use of agrichemicals

    Stock imageNZWine

    NZ Wine use our document management systems in the sustainability and research sections of their site.

    Stock imageFloriculture Research Alliance

    This US-based group of universities use our expertise to distribute their results and grower tools.

    Stock imageHortInfo

    HortInfo is an information and education resource which supports communication and application of sustainable fruit production practice in New Zealand.

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    Zespri's pollination and spray application manuals were developed by us.

  • freshLearn's Directors have a wide wealth of experience in education, research, extension, and practical horticulture.

    Stock imageDr David Manktelow
    David has worked in horticultural research and extension since 1989, originally with MAF Technology and then with HortResearch. Since 2003 David has worked as an independent researcher and industry trainer. David’s research areas include disease management, spray application technology and sustainable production systems. David is involved in ongoing research and extension projects with several fruit sectors including winegrapes, kiwifruit, avocadoes and pipfruit.

    Stock imageDr Bruce MacKay
    Bruce is one of our main content writers and as a specialist in online education and training, is responsible for the online structure and delivery of our knowledge- based resources. He also leads the team that develops online calculators and is currently working on a range of webapps for Florida nurseries. Before co-founding freshLearn, Bruce lectured at Massey University for over 25 years in horticultural science and statistics.

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We'd like to hear from you!

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Ballantyne Road
Napier
027 565 3043
david@freshlearn.co.nz

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Roy Street
Palmerston North
021 1051 301
bruce@freshlearn.co.nz