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The latest tips and stories from our Wonky Team & Community.

Bountiful Brussels sprouts
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4 Recipes That Will Have You Loving Brussels Sprouts

Not sold on Sprouts? Here's everything you need to know about NZ grown Brussels sprouts and how to enjoy them.

Grower picking pear
Grower Journal
A Tale of 'Pear'serverance

Industry size standards almost left 5,000kgs of Gisborne kiwifruit to end up as waste. Here's how some peculiar pears and tiny kiwis ended up in your Boxes.

Tips & How To's
6 Easy Recipes to Eat Your Way Back into Routine

Getting back into routine is easier than you think with these 6 simple lunch and dinner recipes for busy days.

Watermelon rinds low waste recipe
Tips & How To's
From Waste to Taste: How to use Watermelon Rind

There's more to watermelon than the juicy pink flesh. Give these 3 clever waste reducing rind recipes a try.

Wonky News

Autumn Veggie Guide

As Autumn arrives, it brings chiller winter months. But it's not all bad news! The cold weather creates a great environment for growing an array of cooler winter crops.

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Tips & How To's

Check out some of these insights, tips, and tricks for a low-waste lifestyle.

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Fighting Waste

Discover our community's latest news, inspiring stories, and innovative practices.

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Wonky News

Discover impactful solutions, practical tips, and inspiring stories to combat food waste.

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Grower Journal

Hear from growers who are sending their produce to Wonky Box in a bid to reduce food waste.

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Fighting Waste

Discover our community's latest news, inspiring stories, and innovative practices.

Fighting Waste
COP27: Food In Focus

Leaders from 190 countries worldwide met in November 22 in the Egyptian town of Sharm el Sheikh and discussed actions to combat climate change. After the conference ran into overtime, forward-thinking

Fighting Waste
6 Handy Tips to Keeping Your Veggies Fresher for Longer

Use these top tips to reduce to reduce your household waste and save money in the process. These handy tips will also help you prolong the life of your fruit & veggies which is a YES from us.

Fighting Waste
Lets Talk About Plastic

Navigating plastic vs food waste dilemma whilst paving the way to a sustainable future. We try and scratch the surface in this article.

Fighting Waste
Why Is Food Wasted At The Farm?

From travelling from farm to farm and listening to growers galore, we’ve learned some of the main reasons why pear-fectly edible produce isn’t getting to hungry tummies.

FIGHT FOOD WASTE.
SUPPORT GROWERS.
EAT WONKY.

1/3 of food globally is wasted and it’s estimated that up to 40% of produce grown doesn’t leave the farm gate.

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