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Easy, Healthy Lunchboxes Every Day of the School Year

With the start of the 2022 school year not far away, thousands of parents across…

January 10, 2022

Celebrating The Important Things In Life With Fresh, Summer Favourites

As the festive season approaches, it’s time to start planning seasonal dishes as…

December 01, 2021

New Zealanders Leading the World in Celebrating Fruit and Vegetable Day

This Friday the 15th of October, Aotearoa New Zealand will be the first country …

October 14, 2021

The Brand Backing the Health and Wellbeing of all New Zealanders for 27 Years

Results from a recent study of Kiwi consumers revealed an astounding 87 percent …

September 16, 2021

Fruit and Vegetable Deliveries For Auckland Tamariki Urgently Redirected to Local Charities

New Zealand’s well-established Fruit and Vegetables in Schools (FIS) initiative …

September 13, 2021

Nourish Your Whānau with Locally Grown Fresh Spring Produce

With the challenge of lockdown and changeable weather pushing many of us to fall…

September 02, 2021

More New Zealanders eating their 5+ A Day

New research shows that more New Zealanders than ever are eating the recommended…

August 09, 2021

Feed Your Soul and Boost Your Health With Locally Grown Winter Produce

The cold and dark months of winter might seem like a bleak time of year for a na…

May 28, 2021

New Zealand Persimmons Grow 20 Percent In Popularity

One of New Zealand’s most on-trend fruit, locally grown persimmons, are about to…

April 19, 2021

Keep the Doctor Away this Autumn with a Vitamin-infused Workplace Lunch

With the changing of seasons in progress and in light of recent Covid-19 restric…

March 15, 2021

5+ A Day Planting Futures for Tamariki with New Oke Partnership Deal

The 5+ A Day Charitable Trust is proud to announce its sponsorship of Oke, a loc…

March 05, 2021

Record Two Million More Servings of Fresh Fruit and Vegetables to Tamariki in 2021

Fresh fruit and vegetables are on the menu at 561 of New Zealand’s lowest decile…

February 11, 2021