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Squash harvest

Squash harvest

These squash grown in a market garden in Te Aute, Hawke’s Bay are bound for export to Japan. The Japanese name for squash is kabocha.

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Market gardens and production nurseries - Major vegetable crops', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 21 April 2024)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Nov 2008