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Fruit and Vegetable News and Views with 5+ A Day

New Zealand Supermarkets Full of Passion(fruit) this Valentine’s Day Due to Global Pandemic

Kiwis are being urged to make the most of an influx of passionfruit that will hi…

February 11, 2021

What is Eco-Friendly, Safe, Affordable, Healthy & Delicious that Fits in a School Lunchbox?

Coming up with appealing lunchbox ideas that will fuel young bodies is a challen…

February 03, 2021

Healthy Christmas Platters a Gift to Kiwi Growers

Enjoy the best of what New Zealand has to offer and support Kiwi growers by serv…

December 01, 2020

Kiwis Urged to Support Local Strawberry Growers this Season

Strawberry growers say Kiwi consumers will “hit the jackpot” this month and are …

November 12, 2020

Te Reo Māori Celebrated in New 5+ A Day Resource

A new story book for young children that showcases kai hauora (healthy food) and…

September 14, 2020

Potato/Kūmara Toast Trend Hits New Zealand

A world-wide gourmet trend has hit our shores and may be the answer to shedding …

August 31, 2020

NZ’s Fruit & Vegetables in Schools Initiative for Vulnerable Children Acknowledged Globally

New Zealand’s most successful and effective school-based nutrition initiative Fr…

August 20, 2020

Virtual’ Adventure Takes Borders Away for Kiwi Kids

The 5+ A Day Charitable Trust is encouraging teachers to enrol their primary sch…

July 27, 2020

Seasonal Fresh Fruit! An Ideal Choice For Breakfast On-The-Go

Being organised is crucial to getting out the door on time and it’s more importa…

July 20, 2020

Fruit & Vegetables Still Affordable And More Important To Eat Than Ever!

Kiwis are being urged to continue eating at least five plus servings of fresh fr…

July 14, 2020

5000 5+ A Day Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Boxes Diverted to Families During Covid-19

Fresh produce deemed for the Fruit and Vegetables in Schools (FIS) initiative is…

April 15, 2020

Feast On Feijoas To Keep Your Immunity Levels Up

Feijoas are coming into season at just the right time as Kiwis search for new wa…

April 03, 2020