Moves for NZ's First Seaweed Farms Begin in Hauraki Gulf
Seaweed could soon become NZ’s next big industry – and it could get its start in the Hauraki Gulf.
Plans are underway to create the country’s first commercial seaweed farming industry, that will see farmers earn a living and oceans restored.
With scientists, farmers, and buyers in the bag, and ocean space already secured, the first line of seaweed could be in the water by 2021.
The initiative has even prompted philanthropist and potential investor Sir Stephen Tindall to urge main players to press on with the concept...
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