Contents

2 From the editor
4 President’s report
6  New committee members
7  Hedge of thorns
10  Canterbury tales
11  Carpophilus beetle
13 Nitrogen fixing in willows and poplars
17 Chokos
20 Growing jackfruit in Auckland
22 Waikato annual tree sale
24 NZTCA Conference 2022
26 Early orchard families in New Zealand
31  Fancy a cuppa in the Wairarapa?
32  Stocking the Nelson pantry
33  Feijoas and biochar
34  Aerated compost tea
37 Pecan research and rescue 39 Pips & Pieces