Spring Vegie Growing Challenge 2014

Thank you to everyone that has joined the Yates Vegie Growing Challenge and you’re now sharing your gardening journey with other aspiring gardeners.

The competition is still running up until 14th December, 2014

Just a reminder you can win:

  • Best Individual * – $500 worth of Yates products + $500 Cash
  • Best School * – $500 worth of Yates products + $500 Cash
  • Best Community Group * – $500 worth of Yates products + $500 Cash

Runners Up Prizes for

  • Best use of Yates products
  • Most helpful and informative blog
  • Best failed attempt at growing vegies

+ Lots of prizes throughout the challenge! Be sure to read your Spring Vegie Challenge email on the 15th of each month for more details.

We are very excited to announce the winners of the Mini Challenge 2 (click on their names to see their entries):

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Leading regions see all regions

Auckland

268 Gardeners
Growing: Beans, Beetroot, Broad beans, Broccoli, Cabbage, Capsicum, Carrot, Cauliflower, Celery, Chilli, Chinese Cabbage, Cucumber, Eggplant, Herbs, Leek, Lettuce, Peas, Pumpkin, Radish, Silverbeet, Spinach, Spring Onion, Squash, Sweetcorn, Tomato, Turnip, Zucchini

Canterbury

158 Gardeners
Growing: Beans, Beetroot, Broad beans, Broadbeans, Broccoli, Cabbage, Capsicum, Carrot, Cauliflower, Celery, Chilli, Chinese Cabbage, Cucumber, Eggplant, Herbs, Leek, Lettuce, Parsnip, Peas, Pumpkin, Radish, Silverbeet, Spinach, Spring Onion, Squash, Sweetcorn, Tomato, Zucchini

Wellington

125 Gardeners
Growing: Beans, Beetroot, Broad beans, Broadbeans, Broccoli, Brussel Sprouts, Cabbage, Capsicum, Carrot, Cauliflower, Celery, Chilli, Chinese Cabbage, Cucumber, Eggplant, Herbs, Leek, Lettuce, Parsnip, Peas, Pumpkin, Radish, Silverbeet, Spinach, Spring Onion, Squash, Sweetcorn, Tomato, Turnip, Zucchini

Waikato

117 Gardeners
Growing: Beans, Beetroot, Broad beans, Broadbeans, Broccoli, Brussel Sprouts, Cabbage, Capsicum, Carrot, Cauliflower, Celery, Chilli, Chinese Cabbage, Cucumber, Eggplant, Herbs, Leek, Lettuce, Parsnip, Peas, Pumpkin, Radish, Silverbeet, Spinach, Spring Onion, Squash, Sweetcorn, Tomato, Turnip, Zucchini

Bay of Plenty

79 Gardeners
Growing: Beans, Beetroot, Broad beans, Broadbeans, Broccoli, Brussel Sprouts, Cabbage, Capsicum, Carrot, Cauliflower, Celery, Chilli, Chinese Cabbage, Cucumber, Eggplant, Herbs, Leek, Lettuce, Parsnip, Peas, Pumpkin, Radish, Silverbeet, Spinach, Spring Onion, Squash, Sweetcorn, Tomato, Zucchini

Manawatu-Wanganui

78 Gardeners
Growing: Beans, Beetroot, Broad beans, Broadbeans, Broccoli, Brussel Sprouts, Cabbage, Capsicum, Carrot, Cauliflower, Celery, Chilli, Cucumber, Eggplant, Herbs, Leek, Lettuce, Parsnip, Peas, Pumpkin, Radish, Silverbeet, Spinach, Spring Onion, Squash, Sweetcorn, Tomato, Zucchini

All entries receive a free pack of seeds!

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Previous Growing Challenges

The Yates Growing Challenge is something we run each year. Check out some of our earlier challenges.

The 2017 Vegie Growing Challenge

The 2016 Vegie Growing Challenge

The 2015 Vegie Growing Challenge

The 2014 Vegie Growing Challenge

The 2013 Vegie Growing Challenge