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See how their gardens grow.

Mitre 10 Mega Queenstown’s supplied 19 primary schools and early learning centres with garden starter kits as part of its annual school garden partnership programme.

GM Paul Jackson’s pictured with keen Queenstown Primary School gardeners, from left, Ollie Duncan, Dominic Ashton, Siena Dorn and Leon Tuautu.

It’s good to see Kiwi kids ‘‘getting outside and doing things sustainably’’, Jackson says, and embracing the ‘garden to table’ process.

The kits — including seedlings, compost and Veggie Mix — are designed to help kids learn where food comes from and how to grow, prepare and cook home-grown produce.

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