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Horowhenua Kaikai
Horowhenua Kaikai
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Horowhenua, NZ, NZ
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Climate zone:
Cool Temperate

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Horowhenua Kaikai

Project Type

Residential, Demonstration, Educational

Project Summary

Set up of 330 Domestic gardens in Horowhenua (Levin, Otaki, Foxton and Shannon) using blitz style

Project Description

We are concentrating on low income areas for now, and working with the willing.  THose who are keen to put in a garden, those who are keen to help others locally to grow and eat more of their own vegetables.  There are workshops and halls and marae, and site visits to each household and blitzes. We give out seedlings and basic tools from local businesse to all households involved.  We also have fruit trees and garden stuff donated which we have photo competitions to give out.  

People enrol with an enrolment form, we text to make a time to visit to assess their site and/or give out seedlings and tools.  We generally keep in touch with texts and some are on Facebook.


Horowhenua Kaikai Harvest season

We met the 330 household garden target!

Posted almost 12 years ago (2 comments)
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