He aha te Hua Para Kore? Ma tenei ahutanga pea ka kitea te horomata, me te matūwaro o roto I ngā kai Maori?
Ko ngā tikanga/kawa ngā kaupapa o te mahinga kai. Me whakapumau Ngā mahi whakatu anga ahuwhenua kia taea ai e te whanau, hapu, me ngā kaimahi māra te mohio me te hoko kai Maori hauora. Kia taea ai hoki te whanake I te tūranga ahuwhenua I roto I tētahi takiwa ronaki, hauora hoki.
What is Hua Parakore? That is what constitutes pure or organic Maori kai?
“Hua Parakore is an integrity based process about authenticating Maori seed, Māori grown, Māori verified, Māori marketed and Māori exported. Hua Parakore is the Maori point of difference.” Percy Tipene, Chairman, Te Waka Kai Ora
Puritia Ngā Tikanga a o tātou matua tūpuna. Hua Parakore promotes and privileges tikanga to maintain the health of our Māori communities and our whenua.
See Hua Parakore Ministerial Brief July 2010 for an overview of how Hua Parakore will support our Maori communities, businesses and whenua.