Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Te Mata Mushrooms - Hawkes Bay

Information on "Te Mara Mushrooms" in the Hawkes Bay.

The next few posts will look at the food coming out of the Hawkes Bay.

 Te Mata Mushrooms

Situated on the outskirts of Havelock North in the heart of Hawkes Bay, Te Mata Mushrooms is New Zealand's second largest Mushroom growing company. Picking on average 22-23 tonnes of mainly white Agaricus Bisporus button mushrooms per week. The mushrooms are marketed and sold through out the North Island.
The farm produces its own compost of approx 100 tonnes per week with
Two Phase 1 Compost Bunkers
Two Phase 2 Pasteurisation Tunnels
5 Spawn Rooms
And has 19 growing rooms
The farm was established in 1967 and is presently owned and operated by the second generation members of the two families who started the business over 40 years ago.
Farm fresh mushrooms are available from our shop at our shop at 174 BROOKVALE ROAD, HAVELOCK NORTH.

Contact Details:

Physical Address Postal Address
174 Brookvale Road PO Box 8137
Phone: 64 6 877 7266
Fax: 64 6 877 6980

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