Here you’ll find links to some media articles which have been written about us over the years (click on title to bring up a link to pdf documents):


Farm-aceuticals the Food Forest Way – Avena Spring 2021 (Journal of the NZ Assoc of Medical Herbalists)

The Perennial Permaculture Garden of Poukawa – NZ Lifestyle Block Magazine May 2020

Earth Care – NZ Gardener Feb 2020

(also available online titled From medlars and carob to American pawpaw, Hawke’s Bay farm grows unusual edibles – NZ Gardener Feb 2020)

Kahikatea Farm – A Permaculture Paradise – Avena Spring 2019

Growing from the Heart – Lifestyle Block Magazine 2011

Practising Permaculture – Lifestyle Block Magazine 2008

Big Green Thumbs Up – Havelock North Village Press 2007

Sustainable Farming – Permaculture – Farm Focus 2007

Work in Progress – Lifestyle Block Magazine June 2006


Links to other media articles which mention Kahikatea Farm or plants we supply:

Star Performer – California Lilac – NZ Beekeeper Dec 2019

Perennial Vegetables: plant once, harvest year after year – NZ Gardener Sept 2019

How to make Natural Fabric Dyes – Lifestyle Block Magazine

Five Native NZ Plants You Can Eat – NZ Gardener July 2016

How to Grow Perennial Vegetables – NZ Gardener Aug 2015


Jo’s Transition Towns Presentation 2007

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