Tag Archives: Geneva Hildreth

Taitokerau gets the Hikoi started

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twko on maori tv

There was a feature on Te Waka Kia Ora on the Kaitiaki episode which screened on Saturday 14th August at 8pm. Some great korero from our kaupapa whanau which you can watch on the Maori TV site… KAITIAKI.

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biofarm is Hua Parakore!

Friday 30th July was a very special day for the Te Waka Kai Ora kaupapa whanau. Te Waka Kai Ora Chairman Percy Tipene and Executive Member Geneva Hildreth made the journey to the Tait-Jamieson whenua in the Manawatu to award … Continue reading

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Hikoi Ki te Motu

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three dreaded weeds

I think for me anyhow, there are three weeds that primarily are my biggest out there.  Up North we have a lot of concriea and it’s weeds like concriea that are quite invasive, so they’ll start here and you can find … Continue reading

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seeds are our future

For me, my philosophy is that I’m just really here for the seed for the future.  Seeds are our future, whether we’re talking about our own DNA, our own seed bank, seeds are our future.  Without seeds we haven’t got … Continue reading

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koha always works

When I get to rest?  When I go and visit people, like I’ve just been up North so I took a whole lot of peruperu’s and going home with a whole lot of meat.  That’s the other part of all … Continue reading

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cooking different varieties of māori potato

How do I cook them?  Oh well, that’s the best bit isn’t it?  Right from day one, one of the things I did before I started selling them was to ensure that I knew a bit about them.  I already … Continue reading

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how to store your riwai

It’s been a trial and error for us over the years.  We’ve lost quite a few just through trialling different methods of storage.  In sugar sacks is good, however, as you probably know, when they start sprouting, they’ll go through … Continue reading

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selling riwai at the market

In previous years we’ve sold a lot at the market.  As I’ve said we’ve since downsized and we’ve got a smaller garden.  But certainly over the years we’ve sold a few tonnage of Maori potatoes.  Having said that, there’s only certain … Continue reading

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