Our friends, local growers.

It takes a lot of hard work and knowledge to commercially grow produce without synthetic chemicals. Our fruit and veggies are grown by amazingly talented families who believe whole heartedly in growing the organic way.  

  • Ashley River Organics

    Location: Ashley River, Canterbury

    Products: Apples, Pears

    Located on the banks of the Ashley River, Mark and Annabelle have been growing apples and pears since 1990. 

  • Russell-Bowen Partnership

    Location: Lower North Island

    Products: Pumpkins, Garlic

    Nigel and Jane Bowen at Russell-Bowen Partnership are legends of the industry. 

  • Bostock NZ

    Location: Hastings

    Products: Apples, Squash, Onions

    Bostock were the first growers to approach organic apple production on a commercial scale in NZ. 

  • Greenfern

    Location: Canterbury

    Products: Asparagus

    Sheldon Vincent’s family grows organic melons in partnership with Sheldon’s father Robert, who has been in the business for almost 40 years and still goes out every day to pick the best melons.

  • Springvale Orchard

    Location: Central Otago

    Products: Apples, Cherries

    From his beautiful orchard in Alexandra, Central Otago, Chris grows eight certified organic apple and cherry varieties for the New Zealand and export markets

  • Te Mata Orchards

    Location: Havelock North

    Products: Apples, Pears, Plums

    Ian is a second-generation orchardist from Havelock North who grows a great range of amazingly sweet and juicy organic plums, as well as apples and pears to boot.

  • Willomere Organic Farms

    Location: Canterbury

    Products: Root Vegetables

     Kelvin grows a variety of produce including carrots, potatoes, parsnips and beetroot, and his mum Trish does wonderful things with them in the kitchen. Truly delicious.

  • Okura Plantation

    Location: Kerikeri

    Products: Citrus

    Okura plantation, an organic citrus orchard in Kerikeri, has been in the family of Mike and Pat Collins since 1954.

  • Sheldon Vincent

    Location: Dargaville

    Products: Melons, Courgettes, Kumara

    Sheldon Vincent’s family grows organic melons in partnership with Sheldon’s father Robert, who has been in the business for almost 40 years and still goes out every day to pick the best melons.

  • True Earth

    Location: Hastings

    Products: Blueberries

    Scott Lawson and partner Vicki Meech are committed to growing organic berryfruit, and are currently one of the largest producers of certified organic blueberries in

    New Zealand.

29 Clemow Drive,

Mt Wellington, Auckland
Tel: +64 9 573 4100