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Featured: Lucy Corry

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Lucy Corry, a Wellington based foodwriter, has regular columns in Wellingon’s DomPost, The Press, Christchurch and The Waikato Times. Read more about 'Featured: Lucy Corry'...


Momentum Building for Mandatory CoOL

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Engagement with the New Zealand public is clearly showing their desire to have mandatory Country of Origin Labelling (CoOL) Horticulture New Zealand told the Primary Production Select Committee at Parliament today. Read more about 'Momentum Building for Mandatory CoOL'...


The Real Price of Vegetables

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Extremely wet conditions have made it very difficult to grow vegetables in the past few weeks, especially leafy greens. Read more about 'The Real Price of Vegetables'...


More Asian Vegetables Being Eaten

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Australians are purchasing more Asian vegetables at the supermarket and green grocer according to the latest Nielsen Homescan study. Read more about 'More Asian Vegetables Being Eaten'...


Australian Researcher Finds Diet May Slow Macular Degeneration

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An Australian researcher has found eating certain foods may slow the progression of aged-related macular degeneration. Read more about 'Australian Researcher Finds Diet May Slow Macular Degeneration'...


New Zealanders Get Closer To Being CoOL

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Horticulture New Zealand congratulates the Government on listening to the people and passing the first reading of the Consumers’ Right to Know (Country of Origin of Food) Bill in Parliament today. Read more about 'New Zealanders Get Closer To Being CoOL'...


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Chefs

The Wharekauhau Masterclass

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Members of the Home Economics Technology Association NZ (HETTANZ) and Food Writers NZ attended an excellent demonstration and wonderful lunch at Wharekauhaou Estate Lodge yesterday. Read more about 'The Wharekauhau Masterclass'...


Master Class by MacLean Fraser

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As a feature of the HETTANZ Professional Learning Day programme vegetables.co.nz provided a Master Class by MacLean Fraser (Executive Chef of Artisan, the restaurant at the Bolton Hotel, Wellington).  The Master Class... Read more about 'Master Class by MacLean Fraser '...


Fresh NZ Grown Vegetables - Classification, Preparation & Cookery Methods

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If you are looking for education posters for your kitchen then look no further!  This poster covers vegetable classifications, preparation and cooking methods, making it a great tool for you... Read more about 'Fresh NZ Grown Vegetables - Classification, Preparation & Cookery Methods'...


National Secondary School Culinary Challenge

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Regional events: Read more about 'National Secondary School Culinary Challenge '...


Top hospitality students line up for live kitchen battle

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Top hospitality students from around the country have confirmed their involvement in this year’s national culinary competition which determines who are the country’s emerging culinary and restaurant service superstars. Read more about 'Top hospitality students line up for live kitchen battle'...


Congratulations to Auckland's top 50 restaurants!

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Four months and hundreds of meals later the Metro short-list of Auckland's best restaurants in 2017 is finally being unveiled. Read more about 'Congratulations to Auckland's top 50 restaurants!'...


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Family

The Ministry of Health has released a new document

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How We Eat is a review of the available evidence on the effect of selected eating behaviours on diet and body size. Read more about 'The Ministry of Health has released a new document'...


New guidelines and research to support healthier lifestyles

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The Ministry of Health has released two new publications this week that help to support families make healthier lifestyle decisions. Read more about 'New guidelines and research to support healthier lifestyles'...


Sit Less, Move More, Sleep Well - Physical Activity Guidelines for Children and Young People released today

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The Ministry of Health has today released the updated physical activity guidelines for children and young people aged 5 - 17 years in conjunction with Sport New Zealand and the... Read more about 'Sit Less, Move More, Sleep Well - Physical Activity Guidelines for Children and Young People released today'...


Vege Up Chinese Meals

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It's that time of year where winter is just around the corner therefore a great time to veg up our meals. Read more about 'Vege Up Chinese Meals'...


Has 5 a day become 10 a day?

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Recent research by the Imperial College of London found incredible health results when you increase your intake of fruits and vegetables to 10 or more serves a day. Read more about 'Has 5 a day become 10 a day?'...


Pregnancy and Lactation

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 Pregnancy and breastfeeding is a time when there is an increased demand for nutrients.  Our A5 pad contains looks of information and tips and is available to download or order... Read more about 'Pregnancy and Lactation'...


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