News

Published 19th Dec 2015

New corporate shareholders for Opotiki Packing and Coolstorage Limited (OPAC) provide the company with a strategic advantage in the growing Eastern Bay of Plenty kiwifruit industry.

Published 16th Dec 2015

E rere ana te reo mihi o Te Tumu Paeroa ki te hau o uta, ki te hau o tai, ki te tai whakarunga, ki te taiwhakaaro, ki te iho tū, ki te iho whenua, ki te iho tāngata.

Published 14th Dec 2015

Māori landowners in the Bay of Plenty next year will be the first in the country to study towards Te Manu Taiko – Toro Parirau (Kaupae 4) New Zealand Certificate in Māori Governance (Level 4).

Published 11th Dec 2015

Imagine this – you live in the self-proclaimed Kumara Capital of the World and when you visit a local supermarket, the only kumara chips available are produced in China. Surprised?

Published 8th Dec 2015

In 2016, the fifth Ahuwhenua Young Māori Farmer Award will be announced. Entries close on 29 February and the category this year is dairy. Te Tumu Paeroa spoke to the inaugural winner Tangaroa Walker to find out what difference the award has made to his career.

Published 5th Nov 2015

Driving through Wellington’s Greta Point over the next few months, look out for a builders fence with a story – a story steeped in a history of displacement and the hopes of a new generation of Māori landowners.

Published 28th Oct 2015

Entries for the Ahuwhenua Young Māori Farmer of the Year Award 2016 are officially open, which means the hunt for the cream of the crop has begun.

Published 14th Oct 2015

Entries for the 2016 Ahuwhenua Trophy BNZ Māori Excellence in Farming Award for dairy are now open and the competition was officially launched by the Minister for Māori Development, Hon Te Ururoa Flavell at the annual Federation of Māori Authorities conference in Wellington this weekend.

Published 25th Aug 2015

Te Aroha, a dairy farm run on Māori land in the Waikato Region has had a revamp and overhaul.

Published 20th Aug 2015

The Māori landowners of Te Uretureture, Matakana 9, along with Te Tumu Paeroa: The New Māori Trustee, have agreed to develop 5 hectares of their land into a Kiwifuit Orchard.

Published 10th Jun 2015

Plant & Food Research and Te Tumu Paeroa: the new Māori Trustee have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) which opens doors for Māori landowners to develop their land with the backing of science for new crops and food products.

Published 31st May 2015

Hannah Wallace from Wairoa was crowned the 2015 Young Māori Sheep and Beef Farmer of the Year at the Ahuwhenua Awards last night in Whanganui.

Published 26th May 2015

The 2015 Ahuwhenua Young Maori Farmer finalists have been announced.

Published 16th Apr 2015

The Rotorua Riding for the Disabled Association has entered into a mutually beneficial lease for the Waikuta No. 2 block.

Published 27th Mar 2015

Miraka, a majority Māori owned and operated milk processing company has won the inaugural Māori Excellence in Export award He kai kei aku ringa at the 2015 New Zealand International Business Awards in Auckland.