FLAXMERE GARDENS GET BOOST FROM UNITED STATES

FLAXMERE GARDENS GET BOOST FROM UNITED STATES

The fruits of local labour that stocks an American organic supermarket giant have returned home, providing one Hawke’s Bay community with greater access to fresh produce. Te Aranga O Heretaunga Marae in Flaxmere welcomed John Walker and Edmond LaMacchia from Whole...
TE ARANGA MARAE COMMUNITY ORGANIC GARDENS

TE ARANGA MARAE COMMUNITY ORGANIC GARDENS

This past year the Pacific Community of New Zealand (comprised of Pacific Islanders from Samoa, the Cook Islands, Tonga, Fiji and many others) joined the Te Aranga Community Garden. There is a large community of Pacific Islanders in Flaxmere. In 2013, 23% of the...