Posts Tagged ‘ tauhei ’

Unbeatable Tauhei pikelets

May 1st, 2018 | By
A plate of pikelets

Nothing beats a plate of warm pikelets, slathered with butter, raspberry jam and a dollop of cream.  Unless it’s two plates… I have a splendid, fool-proof recipe, from my mother-in-law Gwen, who was majestic in the kitchen.  She could whip up enough scones, fruit cakes, roasts, stuffed turkeys, club sandwiches to feed an army of

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Facial eczema counts & the Big Dry

Mar 14th, 2014 | By

The latest facial eczema spore counts from Anexa Animal Health, for the week ending 14 March 2014 are: Gordonton: Waring Rd 20,000 Procter Rd 25,000, 5,000 Holland Rd 5,000 Matamata: Walton 60,000 Morrinsville: Kiwitahi 5,000 Tatuanui 10,000 Huntly: Tahuna Road, Ohinewai: 10,000 State HW22, Huntly 10,000 Glen Murray 10,000 THE WAIKATO has had one of

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Celebrating in pictures

Dec 22nd, 2011 | By

It’s been six months since we started N8N and we’ve collected a bushel barrel sackful of great  photographs. For your viewing pleasure, we have assembled some of the jewels in the following slideshow. Sorry about the spider. [portfolio_slideshow]



The goat man of Tauhei

Aug 26th, 2011 | By

Tauhei goat farmer Kerry Averill may not be able to recognise each of his goats by sight, but every one of them – all 1700 – have names. These are written on tags around their necks, and each goat comes packed with a tonne of personality. “They’re very intelligent, these guys – when you bring

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Wild fundraiser a blast

Jun 27th, 2011 | By

They got wet, they got muddy, and very likely they got a tad whiffy –  but it was all for a good cause.