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In the photo: L-R: Peter Livingston, Maramena Vercoe, Barnett Vercoe, Moyra Bramley, Ken Raureti, Angela Wharekura, Les Stowell and Tina Ngatai.

Rerewhakaaitu, Rotorua

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In the photo: L-R: Chris Torrie, Hector Pere, Trudy Meredith and Tim Rhodes.

Te Karaka, Gisborne

Created in 1899 by an Act of Parliament, the Wi Pere Trust was established by their tīpuna Wi Pere to protect the remaining lands of their whanau at a time when the whenua was heavily in debt, from b...

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In the photo: L-R: Pete McKenzie, Brodie Taylor, Paul Te Aho, Raniera Holden, Dick Finnie, James Beattie and Lance Wesche.

Wairoa

Hereheretau Station, a 2,000ha sheep and beef farm near Wairoa, is the major asset of the Māori Soldiers Trust.

The Māori Soldiers Fund was set up in 1917 as part o...

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The 2022 Ahuwhenua Trophy competition to select the top Māori sheep and beef farm is back on track after having been postponed earlier in the year due to Covid-19 risk. Judging of the entrants in this competition resumes in May, as well as the judging for the Ahuwhenua Young Maori Farmer Award which...

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