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Fruit and Vegetable News and Views with 5+ A Day

Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Consumption Expected to Rise during COVID-19

Fresh fruit and vegetable consumption is expected to rise as more people stay at…

March 20, 2020

Almost half of all kiwi breakfasts don’t include fresh fruit or vegetables

Breakfast will be the target of a new 5+ A Day campaign this year to help Kiwis …

March 10, 2020

Child Poverty Stats Reaffirm Importance Of Free Fruit & Vegetables In Schools

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

February 25, 2020

Fresh Fruit & Vegetables Centre Stage this Xmas Thanks to Rise of Plant-based Eating

It is hoped more Kiwis will be opting to include a colourful grazing platt…

December 10, 2019

Superb Spring Superfoods Are Here!

Delicious asparagus, avocado, new potatoes, mushrooms, fresh herbs and strawberr…

October 21, 2019

Five Ways with Strawberries Through Spring and Summer

The taste of summer is finally here with plump New Zealand-grown strawberries no…

October 16, 2019

Goodbye Winter - Hello Asparagus!

Every September winter-weary shoppers across the country are thrilled to see one…

September 20, 2019

Kiwis Back A Plant-Based Diet To Improve Our Environment

New Zealanders are acutely aware of the impact food production processes have on…

September 16, 2019

Make your Te Reo Ka Pai with Kai During Māori Language Week

It’s Māori Language Week and the team at 5+ A Day are celebrating by promoting t…

September 09, 2019

Free Fruit & Vegetables In Schools Receives Top Marks From NZ Parents

Kiwi parents and school principals overwhelmingly back the Fruit & Vegetable…

August 06, 2019

5+ Easy & Affordable Hacks for Building Immunity this Winter

It’s that time of year when your whole family can be knocked off its feet by ann…

July 17, 2019