Primary Sector

Seeka sets its sights on being carbon neutral

Rebecca Howard
Tue, 28 Jun 2022

Seeka sets its sights on being carbon neutral
Seeka is NZ's largest kiwifruit grower. (Image: Unsplash)
Rebecca Howard
Tue, 28 Jun 2022
New Zealand’s largest kiwifruit grower Seeka is on its way to being carbon neutral by 2050 but still plans to expand.“We operate in fast-growing industries, and we intend to continue expanding through a planned increase in New Zealand kiwifruit crops,” said chief executive Michael Franks.Against that backdrop, it is benchmarking intensity-based performance indicators to capture efficiency gains as the business grows.“We are measuring the carbon impact of fruit handled by Seeka which, at 50.7 tonnes of C02e per 100,000 cl...

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