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Chef and restaurateur Al Brown is enjoying a bit of break with time to cook comfort food and do lots of reading. On his daily walk, he forages for feijoas which work well in a simple feijoa & almond… Audio
It's feijoa season, so we invited Annabel Langbein in to talk feijoas, as she has a new cookbook out - Essential Volume Two: Sweet Treats for Every Occasion. Audio
With the feijoa season drawing to a close one farmer in Waikato says he has 40 percent less fruit than last year.
Frans de Jong grows thousands of feijoa trees near Matamata in Waikato. He's keeping a close eye out for evidence of guava moth or myrtle rust in his orchard. Audio
A feijoa grower has found the crop-destroying guava moth breeding in the plant's flowers, which damages the fruit's development.
The guava moth, which ruins feijoas, is getting worse and spreading south from Northland, growers say.
Feijoa harvesting's underway, at Ruatoria on the East Coast the ewes are in good nick for the ram and a young Taranaki dairy farmer is gearing up for National awards. In the South Island, fruit… Audio