BAGRIE DAIRY FARMBagrie Dairy Farm is a family dairy operation based in Waitarere, with a modern 54 bale rotary milking shed fitted out with the latest technology.
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ELEMENTAL CIDERElemental Cider sources heritage cider apples and pears from their own orchards in Otaki, and other specialty orchards in Ohau and Kuku. As a small family business, we do the lot....we grow the fruit, hand pick it, crush, press, ferment, bottle and sell! Our aim is to make natural dry ciders with integrity, without compromise, with no short cuts, and with minimal intervention. We work with what the fruit provides rather than infusing them with sugars, flavours and concentrates. 100% authentic.
EMOYENI PRODUCTSAward winning chilli sauce, chutney, jam and dried chilli products along with spray free hydroponic lettuce, micro-greens and naturally grown seasonal produce. All harvested from our 10 acre block in the foot hills of the Tararua ranges.
GENOESE PESTOA family owned and operated local business, manufacturing premium pesto from herbs and all natural ingredients. Genoese was established in Levin in 1993 and is the number one retail brand in New Zealand.
HEIGHTS FARMS5th generation sheep and beef farmers, who farm Black Angus Cattle and Perendale sheep on their 2200 acre hill country family farm.
HEMP CONNECTHemp Connect is proudly an award-winning producer of the highest quality, New Zealand grown hemp, producing quality Hemp Oil, Hemp Hearts, Hemp Protein powder and more. Our ethos is to enhance lives through hemp – it’s what we do. Hemp is the world’s finest superfood. New Zealand has the world’s finest land. It is a match made in heaven.
LEWIS FARMSLewis Farms is a family operated business that has been farming in the Horowhenua since 1934. They are the second largest asparagus grower in New Zealand and recently added raspberries to their tunnels which also grow strawberries.
OHAU GOURMET MUSHROOMSFounded by Brent and Jude in 2018, Ohau Gourmet Mushrooms provides a business model that has helped them transition away from the increasing madness of the corporate world and get 'off-the-grid' in Horowhenua.
POTTER BROTHERS CHOCOLATETwo passionate Kiwi chocolatiers, handcrafting high-quality, an ever growing selection of delicious treats right here in Levin.
SHIRLEY'S STRAWBERRIESEstablished in 1992, Rob and Sue took over Shirley's Strawberries in 2018 from Sue's parents Kevin and Shirley. Together they are dedicated to growing top quality berries for the Packhouse Shop and wholesale market.
THE BAKED DANESince 2016 The Baked Dane has specialised in rustic Scandinavian inspired baked goods. Owner Lisa Brink is passionate about baking and selling home baked goods at local farmers markets.
THE NZ EGG GROUPA family owned business which offers free range and barn laid eggs for wholesale distribution throughout New Zealand, supplying cafes, restaurants, supermarkets and specialty food stores.
THOROUGHBREAD FOODSThoroughbread is a family owned gluten free company. Through love of food and their passion for health, they strive to make the best products possible.
TURKSA family business which has been in operation for over 40 years, Turks free range chickens are corn-fed which means they produce healthy chickens with delicious flavour and goodness. Their products are enjoyed throughout New Zealand.
WAIKŌKOPU GROVE & ORCHARDAn environmentally-minded business based on the Māori values of active kaitiakitanga, Waikōkopu Grove & Orchard builds upon a long Ngāti Tukorehe legacy of feeding people well including a burgeoning Wellington in the late 1830s. We aim to manaaki or care for all, with the best quality foodstuffs grown in Horowhenua. We feature extra virgin olive oil and orchard produce, including delicious poroporo or purple peaches, heritage apples, pears and figs, which are due this summer and next autumn season.