Domain - Vegetable Production

Domain - Vegetable Production

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Level 2

Pack and despatch pre-graded vegetables
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6 This unit standard, unit standard 807, and unit standard 1789 have been replaced by unit standard 23356, unit standard 23357, and unit standard 23358.

1787 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working, or intending to work, in any kind of vegetable production. People credited with this unit standard are able to: assemble packs for produce; pack the product; close and stack packed containers; complete documentation; and carry out general packhouse duties.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation - Horticulture Primary Industry Training Organisation

Store vegetable crops

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Version 6

1793 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working, or intending to work, in any kind of vegetable production. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of storage requirements for vegetable crops; store a vegetable crop; and remove produce from the store.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

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Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation - Horticulture Primary Industry Training Organisation

Demonstrate knowledge of vegetable production
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6 This unit standard has been replaced by unit standard 25158.

1796 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working, or intending to work, in any kind of vegetable production. People credited with this unit standard are able to: demonstrate knowledge of the commercial vegetable crops grown in New Zealand; demonstrate knowledge of the marketing channels for vegetable crops in New Zealand; and describe factors affecting personal safety at work.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation - Horticulture Primary Industry Training Organisation

Identify plants - vegetable production
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Version 4

1799 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working, or intending to work, in any kind of vegetable production. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe a plant classification system; describe the main characteristics of common families; and identify a range of plants important to a branch of vegetable production.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation - Horticulture Primary Industry Training Organisation

Demonstrate knowledge of the vegetable production industry

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Version 1 This unit standard replaced unit standard 1796.

25158 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working, or intending to work, in any kind of vegetable production. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of: the commercial vegetable crops grown in New Zealand, and the marketing and distribution channels for vegetable crops in New Zealand.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 32 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation - Horticulture Primary Industry Training Organisation

Level 3

Grade vegetables to pre-determined criteria
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6 This unit standard, unit standard 1784, and unit standard 1786 have been replaced by 23355.

805 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working, or intending to work, in any kind of vegetable production. People credited with this unit standard are able to recognise sub-standard produce, and grade produce.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation - Horticulture Primary Industry Training Organisation

Level 4

Select and apply postharvest treatments to vegetable crops

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Version 6

1781 Unit Standard 5 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in any kind of vegetable production. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe postharvest treatments needed for a specified vegetable crop; describe and select postharvest treatments; apply postharvest treatments; and maintain workplace records.

Consent & Moderation Requirements:

CMR 32 Word PDF

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation - Horticulture Primary Industry Training Organisation

Implement a vegetable production packaging system
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 6 This unit standard, unit standard 808, and unit standard 1792 have been replaced by 23360.

1790 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in any kind of vegetable production. People credited with this unit standard are able to: maintain an inventory of packhouse supplies and order packaging materials, and design systems so that enough staff are trained and ready to assemble packs and to despatch the packed product.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation - Horticulture Primary Industry Training Organisation

Recognise common pests, diseases, and disorders important to a vegetable crop
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2020.

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Version 10

1802 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in any kind of vegetable production. People credited with this unit standard are able to demonstrate knowledge of and recognise pests, diseases, and disorders of a vegetable crop.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation

Monitor pests in a vegetable crop, and investigate strategies to rectify an imbalance
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2020.

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Version 10

1805 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in any kind of vegetable production. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe lifecycles of specific pests and diseases of a vegetable crop; monitor organism numbers; and investigate a range of strategies to rectify an imbalance between beneficial and non-beneficial insects for a specific vegetable crop.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation

Coordinate vegetable production activities
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2020.

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Version 2 This unit standard and unit standard 25150 were replaced by unit standard 29896.

25149 Unit Standard 10 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in any kind of vegetable production. People credited with this unit standard are able to: prepare for production activities; implement production activity requirements; complete daily production activity operations; and record and/or store information in a retrievable format.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation

Manage requirements for production of a specified outdoor vegetable crop
This standard is expiring. The last date for assessment to take place is 31 December 2020.

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Version 2 This unit standard and unit standard 25149 were replaced by unit standard 29896.

25150 Unit Standard 20 Credits

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This unit standard is for people working in vegetable production. People credited with this unit standard are able to: plan the production of a specified vegetable crop; manage the production of a specified vegetable crop; and manage the harvest and transportation of the crop from the workplace for further processing or sale.

Standard-setting body:

Primary Industry Training Organisation

Data as at 01 December 2020