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Summer and sweet corn

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Sweet corn is the perfect accompaniment for a summer meal, so here are our tips on how to make the most of sweet corn season! Read more about 'Summer and sweet corn'...


New Years Resolutions

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It's 2017! How did that happen already? Read more about 'New Years Resolutions'...


Season's greetings

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Happy Christmas and all the best for 2017 from the team at vegetables.co.nz. Read more about 'Season's greetings'...


Activity and Nutrition Aotearoa

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At Activity and Nutrition Aotearoa (ANA) they are proud of their beginnings over twenty years ago. Our founding members, the National Heart Foundation of New Zealand, the Cancer Society of New... Read more about 'Activity and Nutrition Aotearoa'...


NZAIMS Conference Whakatane, 18 -21st October 2018

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It was great to meet the conference delegates at our stand.   Read more about 'NZAIMS Conference Whakatane, 18 -21st October 2018'...


‘Veg-Up Chinese Meals’ resource launched

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New Zealand’s culinary scene has changed radically over the last decade.  Of particular note is the range and quality of Asian food offerings now available to consumers both in the... Read more about '‘Veg-Up Chinese Meals’ resource launched'...


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Chefs

Culinary competitions featured in latest Fresh Inspiration

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Download Fresh Inspiration Issue 21, Summer 2016, from the Resources and Education section, on the vegetables.co.nz website. Read more about 'Culinary competitions featured in latest Fresh Inspiration'...


Silver and Bronze won!

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The kiwi influence is evident in this cold culinary art entry from the New Zealand team. Read more about 'Silver and Bronze won!'...


Best Fine Dining Restaurants

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Best Fine Dining Restaurants – New Zealand* Read more about 'Best Fine Dining Restaurants'...


Winners go to 3 Hat restaurant as part of their prize

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The winners of NSSCC 2016, St John’s College (Hawke’s Bay) students, Sam Heaven and Daniel Moss, had a Degustation fit for our National winning team at Sepia Restaurant as part... Read more about 'Winners go to 3 Hat restaurant as part of their prize'...


Marc Soper - 2016 Chef of the Year

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Anyone would think a chef’s life is complicated enough. Working long shifts, maintaining good relationships with suppliers, managing staff, minimising waste, developing menus, balancing flavours, and plating up perfection night... Read more about 'Marc Soper - 2016 Chef of the Year'...


Vegetables.co.nz sponsored competitions

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Above: The team from Western Institute of Technology using cabbage as a wrap. Read more about 'Vegetables.co.nz sponsored competitions'...


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Family

The natural way to get supplements

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Remember the natural way to get supplements for performance: eat plenty of fresh New Zealand grown vegetables. Read more about 'The natural way to get supplements'...


Papatoetoe family fun day

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Papatoetoe family fun day was held at the Allan Brewster Leisure Centre in Papatoetoe on November 19th. Local children enjoyed a number of fun activities including colouring in our vegetable pages. Read more about 'Papatoetoe family fun day'...


More from The Ministry of Health’s Guideline Statements for healthy children and young people

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To obtain a wide range of nutrients it is important to eat many different types of vegetables and fruit every day. Read more about 'More from The Ministry of Health’s Guideline Statements for healthy children and young people'...


The New Zealand Food and Nutrition Guideline Statements for healthy children and young people

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These are key recommendations to ensure optimal growth and prevent nutritional deficiencies, obesity and diet-related chronic diseases. Read more about 'The New Zealand Food and Nutrition Guideline Statements for healthy children and young people'...


Vegetable games for the long weekend

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The vegetable bunting can be downloaded and printed from the Resource section and then used for 3 vegetable games: Read more about 'Vegetable games for the long weekend'...


More colouring in activities

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There are more colouring in activities available under Activities, both of which are great for holiday activities. Read more about 'More colouring in activities'...


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