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Pasture Poultry - Organic Eggs

October 21, 2021 at 5:26 PM

Pasture Poultry was established over 20 years ago by Pauline and John Blaikie in Rewa, Rangitikei and Commonsense has been selling their eggs for almost as long as the brand itself!    After two…

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KAVITA’S KITCHEN

September 2, 2021 at 1:37 PM

When we asked Kavita Anand, of Kavita’s Kitchen, how to best describe her business she replied “a childhood dream turned into an ultra-special foodie venture!” Based in Wellington’s Island Bay,…

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Yeshi Taye: Mamia's Ethiopian Sauce

August 31, 2021 at 4:42 AM

Mamia’s all started when Yeshi Taye was cooking her mother’s Ethiopian sauce for a friend who enjoyed it so much they suggested she consider selling it.

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Superseed Crackers

August 28, 2021 at 6:19 PM

Nikki Van de Laar, founder of Superseed Crackers, has a great deal of experience in the kitchen having worked in bakeries, in catering and as a cooking instructor - she…

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MUNCH CUPBOARD: WALKING THE TALK

July 5, 2021 at 5:47 PM

Munch Cupboard, and their sister brand, Nil have been leading the way in innovative reusable homewares since 2014 from their home base in Wellington.

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Shelly Bay Baker

December 22, 2020 at 4:54 PM

Sam Forbes started Shelly Bay Baker in 2018 with a simple bench-top flour mill and a dream to restore the availability of high quality, nutritionally beneficial baking to the local…

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CaliWoods

November 2, 2020 at 4:52 PM

CaliWoods is a small company with a big mission to inspire people to create more sustainable lifestyles by creating alternatives to disposable, single use items and other plastic products.

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Clearwater Farm

September 29, 2020 at 2:37 PM

Clearwater’s award winning organic yoghurt range has been a favourite in our stores for over 12 years! The Clearwater family’s small organic dairy farm sits at the foot of Mt…

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Seleno Health - The Maca Experts

January 23, 2020 at 4:08 PM

Meet Corin and Sally, founders of Seleno Health, who are both passionate about maca and the plentiful benefits that can be derived from it.

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Sylvie's Story: Toxic Free Nail Polish

May 3, 2019 at 12:00 AM

When SCOUT Cosmetics founder Sylvie Hutchings wanted to find effective, natural, and organic cosmetics that also delivered on performance she found very little that lived up to her high standards.

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Peter Robson - Common Property

April 19, 2019 at 5:37 PM

Peter Robson grows the tastiest strawberries in the country – he's such a skilled grower he has been known to supply us with the delicious red berries as late as…

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Sean Moffat - Common Property

April 18, 2019 at 5:24 PM

Sean is the manager of Common Property.

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