Tupu (meaning seedling or growth)...

is an Iwi and industry-led training to employment initiative working to get 20 kaimahi into sustainable employment in Horticulture.

Delivered in Te Hiku o Te Ika by partners:
Te Hiku Iwi Development Trust and participating Rūnanga - Te Rarawa (Group Employer),
Te Runanga o NgaiTakoto, Te Aupōuri
Host Employers - Bells Produce Ltd and Mapua Avocados; 
Training Provider - NZ Sports Turf Institute
and Government agencies – Ministry of Social Development, Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment and Tertiary Education Commission.



Tupu - Growsafe

Mapua Orchards