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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'...


World Health Day - 7th of April

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The theme for the 2017 World Health Day is Depression. Read more about 'World Health Day - 7th of April '...


Kiwis nuts about local vegetables - survey

Most Kiwis want to buy New Zealand fruit and vegetables and believe every item should carry a label showing country of origin, a survey has found. Read more about 'Kiwis nuts about local vegetables - survey'...


Fruit and veg: For a longer life eat 10 a day, researchers say

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Read the full article here. Read more about 'Fruit and veg: For a longer life eat 10 a day, researchers say'...


Celebrate National lamb day with New Zealand lamb and New Zealand vegetables

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Chefs

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!'...


Senior Lifestyle Cuisine competition

The  Senior Lifestyle Cuisine competition will be held on 30 July 2017 at the NZ Chefs Hospitality Championship. Diary the date now! Read more about ' Senior Lifestyle Cuisine competition'...


Forum on wheels hits Canterbury

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The infamous Vegetables.co.nz Forum on Wheels recently made its inaugural visit to Canterbury with rave reviews. Read more about 'Forum on wheels hits Canterbury'...


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!'...


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Family

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'...


Wish we were there..

At the Eye on Nature at Auckland Botanical gardens in Manurewa. Read more about 'Wish we were there..'...


Veggies each day keep the stress blues away

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Psychological distress was measured using the Kessler Psychological Distress Scale, a 10-item questionnaire measuring general anxiety and depression. Usual fruit and vegetable consumption was assessed using short validated questions. Read more about 'Veggies each day keep the stress blues away'...


Vegetable Wordfind Brain Teaser

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 A fun activity for children at home or even in the classroom (and for adults too!). Read more about 'Vegetable Wordfind Brain Teaser'...


Back to school - how to include vegetables into your children’s lunch boxes

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 With school back this week we know there are many parents out there dreading getting back into the routine of packing the school lunch boxes. Children need a healthy lunch box to... Read more about 'Back to school - how to include vegetables into your children’s lunch boxes'...


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