You can’t miss it, on the way in from the south to the alpine town of Ōhākune, in the central North Island of New Zealand….a sign that welcomes you to where adventures begin - and a giant (and we’re talking giant - think 7.5 metres) carrot. Welcome to Ōhākune, where adventures begin, and where there’s great and deserved tribute paid to impressive kiwi vegetables and a proud history of market gardening.Read more
Carrots are often thought of as an ultimate health food. We were probably all told as children to "eat your carrots" and they will help you see in the dark.....what's the truth to all that?
Hold that thought - we'll come back to that, but first to the carrots we enjoy today.Read more