Root to Tip Cooking Competition is open now!
Thursday, May 03, 2018 | Linda Taylor
It's here! Get your entries in now at www.roottotip.org.nz by 1 June!
The first ever nationwide RaboDirect Root to Tip cooking competition is now open to all Year 5 and 6 students around New Zealand
to Tip is a fun and creative cooking competition that encourages kids to create menus and recipes that incorporate resourceful use of vegetables and fruits
that are seasonal and produce minimal waste.
Garden to Table now in the Bay of Plenty
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 | Linda Taylor
We're delighted to welcome our new Programme Coordinator in the Bay of Plenty, Andrea Green.
A Tauranga local, Andrea has joined the Garden to Table team to provide support to schools in the area who want to join the Garden to Table Full Programme.
Andrea also manages Garden to Table's collaboration with two local organisations, Good Neighbour Trust who, as one of their services, provide raised
garden beds to schools, and PiPS, who provide gardening classes at local schools.
Garden to Table in Education Gazette
Monday, November 13, 2017 | Linda Taylor
Wondering how the Garden to Table programme works?
Haumoana School in Hawke's Bay recently featured in the Education Gazette, and showed how their Garden to Table programme is fully integrated across all
aspects of school life. You can read their story here.
Getting kids to eat their veges key part of ending childhood obesity
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 | Linda Taylor
Getting kids to make brave food choices with fresh, healthy food they grow, harvest and prepare is part of the mission of the Empower food education programme,
which is marking World Obesity Day on 11 October with two great vegetarian pizza recipes - one with a cauliflower base and the other for recommended tasty toppings all kids will love making and eating.
The Empower programme, run by not-for-profit partners Garden to Table and Life Education Trust, equips Kiwi kids with practical, hands-on knowledge about
nutrition and growing food. It was launched in March this year and already, schools all over the country have signed up.
Welcome to our new partner, MediaWorks Foundation
Thursday, September 21, 2017 | Linda Taylor
We are delighted to advise that the MediaWorks Foundation has selected Garden to Table as a National Charity Partner for 2017/2018.
The Mediaworks Foundation’s vision is that every child and young person in New Zealand has the chance to reach their full potential. They work very
closely with selected national charities to develop strategies and campaigns that inform and influence, raise mass awareness and funds to support
each charity’s community outcomes.