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Taste the Difference

Proudly grown in New Zealand, look for the NZ Grown label and taste the difference with our Wattie’s NZ Grown fruits and veges. Read our passionate growers stories below.

Grower Stories

Pea Perfection in Canterbury

To say we are passionate about peas in Canterbury is an understatement. Peas are the cornerstone of the Wattie’s frozen business in the South Island. Our Wattie’s Agronomists Simon, Nigel, Phil and Anthony live and breathe these pods of perfection everyday working to help bring peas to Kiwis all year round. Just look for the NZ Grown label on pack!

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Sweet as corn!

Taste the difference with Wattie’s Corn, proudly grown in Hawke’s Bay by our passionate growers. Look for the NZ Grown label on pack.

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Boysenberries in the Family’s Blood

Taste the difference with Wattie’s Boysenberries, proudly grown in the Hawke’s Bay by Craig and Lani Julian, our passionate growers. Look for the NZ Grown label on pack.

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Bumblebees Working Hard in Hastings

It takes a lot of hard work, passion and knowledge to get the best tasting produce in Wattie’s Black Doris Plums.  But it’s also thanks to the humble bumblebee who work hard to pollinate the plum trees on Mike and Julie Russell’s orchard in Hastings, and six other properties where these trials are now in the third year of a six year pan industry project managed by Plant and Food Research in Ruakura. Find out more

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