Rimutaka Prison growing northern rata for Project Crimson
Rimutaka Prison has been growing eco-sourced northern rata for Project Crimson for 5 years in their purpose-built training nursery. In this activity prisoners undertake a range of horticulture roles from preparing and planting, understanding and caring for plants, to potting and transporting seedlings. Prisoners are supported to learn on the job towards the National Certificate in Horticulture Level 2 and Level 3.
Havelock North Intermediate’s Treemendous makeover
Over 350 members of the Hastings community attended a working bee at Havelock North Intermediate School to help transform its outdoor area. It was one of the biggest turnouts ever at a Treemendous Makeover!