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Great Farming Stories
It is the people, it is the people, it is the people – Helen Scott & Whiritoa Orchard
He aha te mea nui o te ao? Te tangata, te tangata, te tangata. This whakatauki speaks to the heart of Whiritoa Orchard operations. What makes this Bay of Plenty kiwi orchard so successful? “It is the people, it is the people, it is the people,” says orchard manager Helen Scott (iwi/hapu).
From scorched earth to award-winning – the Everests & Flemington Farm
Taking scorched earth and turning it into an award-winning farm hasn’t been easy, but for Ashburton’s Everest family the journey has been immensely rewarding.