'Kainga te tahua a Rongo raua ko Haumia'

'Eat the bountiful food of Rongo and Haumia'



Tahuri Whenua Incorporated Society is a National Māori Vegetable Growers Collective representing Māori interests in the horticulture sector.

KEY OBJECTIVES ARE TO:

  • Ensure Māori have access to relevant resources in the horticulture industry;
  • Promote an awareness of the Treaty of Waitangi;
  • Facilitate Māori participation in research and development in the horticulture sector;
  • Support Māori Business Development in the horticulture sector through provision of advice and information.   

Upcoming events

Field trip - Ihumatao including Otuataua stonefields - Public welcome

Mangere, Auckland. Saturday 11 June 2016 - follow this link


Newsletter - Summer 2015

click here for the latest newsletter and update on Tahuri Whenua 

 Annual General Meeting   

Thank you to all those who contributed to the 2015 AGM held at Te Uru Taumatua, Taneatua - Ka mau te wehi o tera whare.

Click here for the Chairs Report

The 2016 AGM is planned for September 2016 (TBC) potentially in the Whanganui region


2015-16 Maara Kai Projects - Aotea Region

Te Puni Kokiri have again offered support for maara kai projects this summer season.  Tahuri Whenua are assisting as an umbrella group for the Aotea/Wellington regions.

Taumarunui-Taranaki-Ruapehu-Whanganui-Rangitikei-Manawatu          Horowhenua-Kapiti-Wellington-Te Tau Ihu

Anyone interested in more information or an application form should contact the local TPK office or the Chairman of Tahuri Whenua - Nick - directly.

Outside of these regions please contact Te Puni Kokiri directly for further information.


T Shirts and Hoodies - currently we are organising a new batch of printed T-Shirts and hoodies with the logo of Tahuri Whenua on them.  These should be ready for orders by the end of January 2016.  Please contact Aleise Puketapu (Committee) for further information


TAEWA SEED - GROWING INSTRUCTIONS

                                       

Te Wananga o Raukawa - seed taewa have been made available for recent hui 

- see the link below for further information.  Also, for other crops click here

Guests at recent Government House Matariki 2015 functions were given taewa seed to celebrate Matariki and experience our Maori kai.- see the attached link for more information on your taewa seed and growing.  

Click on this link for information on growing your seed taewa


Follow this link to order any of the books on Maori foods and crops - click here

                                                                                                  


Please follow the links button to the right to visit other sites related to this kaupapa 


He Kai Kei Aku Ringaringa - a background to the establishment of the collective.

If you would like to find out more, please contact one of our team.




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