Light-Earth Building Course

If you’re interested in joining the Ruatoria Light-Earth Building course being run by EIT Tairāwhiti in conjunction with Hikurangi Enterprises, please complete the form below and we will be in touch asap. Course Details: Duration: 10 October – 21 December 2017 Days/Times: Tuesday – Thursday 8:30 am – 2:30 pm Location: Ruatoria Based Some accommodation…

Carbon Farming Indigenous Plants

The future of East Coast carbon farming has received a boost with a three-year research project beginning this year to identify the opportunities and barriers for reforesting Maori land. Ruatoria charitable company Hikurangi Enterprises, Motu Economic and Public Policy Research Trust and Victoria University of Wellington will work together on the project, which received a…

Hikurangi Hemp goes viral

The new TVNZ online news channel Re: visited Ruatoria and produced this piece on Hikurangi Hemp. At last count the Facebook version had nearly 150,000 views in the first week!