South-West North Island

Regional Body – South-West North Island

SouthWest Organics is the regional body representing OFNZ members in the region spanning Wellington, Kapiti, Horowhenua and Manawatu.

We have registered producers from Wellington to Horowhenua and growing interest from producers further north.

Most of our producers are part of the POD certification process although we do have some individual members.



Producer within a POD (CO, C1, C2) is $310

Producer within a POD (fully certified) $330

Individual producer/processor $480



Any enquiries regarding SouthWest Organics OFNZ should be made to either:

Barbara Harford – 027 388523 or or Jane Bura 021 577 091 or

Certification Manager:  Jim Bennett –

Chair – Mark Ruding.

Secretary – Anna Ruding

Treasurer – Jeremiah Straker.

Committee – Barbara Harford (NCC Rep, Alan Heartwood & Claire Heartwood (backup Chair and Secretary)