Creston Harvest Share distributed almost 20,000 lbs of produce last year.

19757 lbs of which was distributed to those less fortunate in Creston and the surrounding areas.

The non-profit organisation spoke about their 2017 harvest earlier this week.

Coordinator Dennis Charles says they had a great year.

He says they called on Nelson for volunteer help.

Charles adds 469 people came out to volunteer, he hopes to see more in 2018.