Wattie’s NZ
02/21/2017 at 23:18. Facebook
What do you get when you mix 6.6 million tomato seedlings, fertile Hawke’s Bay soil and 125 days of sunshine together? A: 28,000 metric tonnes of gorgeous Wattie’s tomatoes. Thanks Jonny, our resident tomato guru for the stats – did you really count the seedlings? [ Bit.ly Link ]
Wattie’s NZ
02/20/2017 at 00:17. Facebook
It takes around 115 days to go from planting to harvesting our juicy corn. But we guarantee it’s worth the wait! Read more about Wattie's corn here! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Wattie’s NZ
02/16/2017 at 23:16. Facebook
It’s hard to resist a perfectly-baked savoury scone, and these ones are light, fluffy and full of flavour - perfect served warm with a generous spread of butter. Just add Wattie’s Cream Style Corn, cheese and bacon for a truly winning combo! Check out the recipe here! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Wattie’s NZ
02/16/2017 at 00:05. Facebook
Did you know we plant 65,000 corn seeds to every hectare of land to bring you our delicious Wattie’s Cream Style Corn? Can you imagine how many seeds that is in total?! Learn more about Wattie's corn here! [ Bit.ly Link ]
They're the other pea in your pod. The beans on your toast. Wanna share with us who your Valentine is this year, and why?
Help Kiwi families in need and support The Salvation Army and Resene Hunger for Colour. For the month of February, simply bring a can of food into your local Resene owned ColorShop and swap it for a FREE Resene test pot (60ml to 80ml)! Find out more:

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Good luck to all the Auckland Weet-Bix TRYathlete’s competing this weekend! Don’t forget to visit the Better Brekkie and Breakfast for Grown Ups tents to fuel up for the race! It will be the perfect chance to see how many Wattie’s Peaches and Plums you can load onto your Weet-Bix! #KiwiKidsTry
Make Wednesday's Wok! Simply tell us your fave WOK Creations dish in the comments below and be in to WIN a Wattie's WOK'alicious prize pack! Entries close Monday 20th February. Full T&Cs: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Check out these Breakfast recipe ideas to keep everyone fuelled for the upcoming Weet-Bix TRYathlons! We will also be there on the day, providing a fruity Better Brekkie for TRYathletes and parents! #KiwiKidsTry [ Bit.ly Link ]
Liven up your summer meals with these delicious Wattie's WOK Creations recipe ideas. Great as a marinade, their authentic Asian flavours create sensational meals with ease, the whole family can enjoy! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Want to love it up with your loved one this Valentine's Day? Then how about winning a romantic date for 2 – including tickets to the movies and a delicious box of chocolates to share! To be in to WIN, simply comment below the best date you’ve ever been on. Good luck! Entries close 10am Tuesday 7th February. Full T&Cs: [ Bit.ly Link ]
The Julians grow five different varieties of boysenberries. Every single berry is handpicked when dark, sweet and juicy, then canned ASAP so Kiwis like you can enjoy the sweet, sun-ripened taste of summer all year round. What’s your favourite way to eat boysenberries?
Craig and Lani Julian are second generation growers who supply luscious boysenberries to Wattie’s from their Whakatane orchard. C&L took over the business from Craig’s parents 16 years ago. And they say the third generation of Julians, 12 and 9 years old respectively, are already expressing an interest in continuing the family tradition. Read more about the Julian's here! [ Bit.ly Link ] Are...
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The lanterns are hung and decorations are out, which means the Year of the Rooster is upon us! Wherever you are, we’d like to wish you a prosperous start to the Chinese New Year.
It takes a lot of skill and organisation to ensure every single Wattie’s pea is harvested, washed, blanched and frozen ASAP to seal in that delicious taste – so that every mouthful you take is as fresh as the moment the pod popped. What do you think of that? Read our story here! [ Bit.ly Link ]
Congratulations to everyone who has participated in a Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon so far, and for those who are yet to participate keep up the training over summer! Wattie’s are proud to be supporting the Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon and are giving you the chance to win free entry for you and a friend to a Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon of your choice. Simply tell us what Wattie's products you use to fuel...
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With just two simple ingredients you can create this delicious chicken dish. The secret? Use a pouch of Wattie’s Wok Creations Honey Soy Stir-Fry Sauce as your super easy and delicious marinade – such a clever shortcut! [ Bit.ly Link ]
We harvest our Wattie’s peas with six special harvesters specially designed for the purpose. They’re a pea-picking marvel, just like all the staff involved in the process. Have you ever tried picking peas yourself? [ Bit.ly Link ]