Outdoor Crops

Lettuce, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, Parsley, Celery, Celeriac, Silverbeet, Leek etc.

Summer Crops

Watermelon, Melon, Tomato, Capsicum, Chillies, Eggplant, Pumpkin, Zucchini.

Greenhouse Crops

Tomatoes, Cucumber, Capsicum, Courgetts, Beans and Herbs like Basil etc.

Rupex Growtech Ltd was registered in New Zealand in 1997, as a locally owned and operated company.

Based south of Auckland, at the fringes of main vegetable producing area of Franklin district, our company has emerged as a leading supplier of vegetable planting materials to commercial growers in the Auckland region.

VEGETABLE SEED AND PLUG-PLANTS: We assist growers through:

  • Crop planning (proven sowing-transplanting-harvesting guide) to meet their harvesting requirements and supply commitments,
  • Selection of right varieties according to their growing needs and market requirements,
  • Procurement of right quality seed (healthy, high germ, low sib) from renowned seed companies,
  • Production and supply of high quality plug-plants on time, as per the contracted schedule,
  • Technology and knowledge transfer through face-to-face discussions and publications, and
  • Being a reliable partner in the goal of producing fresh and high quality vegetables.

With more than 15 years of location-specific and hands-on experience on the above aspects, we are in a good position to assist commercial growers in fulfilling their crucial role in the ‘fresh produce supply chain’.

CYMBIDIUM ORCHIDS for cut flower export: We also produce and successfully export high quality cut flowers to challenging markets such as USA, Japan and the Middle East.

TRAINING IN HORTI-PRODUCTION:  We offer full time one-year and two year teaching/training programmes in production horticulture and Nursery production leading to New Zealand Certificate in Horticulture Level 4 and New Zealand Diploma in Horticulture L 5, under our sister company 'Franklin Institute of Agri-technology'. Both domestic students and international students are eligible to apply. www.fiat.ac.nz