IN FEATURE: ROSE CREEK ESTATE

IN FEATURE: ROSE CREEK ESTATE

Rose Creek Estate brings Tuscany to East Keilor! The Siciliano family garden grew into Rose Creek Estate which has bee n producing fine wines and award winning olive oils for many years. The olive oil production is based on traditions in their home town of...
IN FEATURE: LANGDALE ORCHARDS

IN FEATURE: LANGDALE ORCHARDS

Carol and Gavin Lang of Langdale Orchards have been selling at farmers markets for over 13 years; Gavin Lang is the 6th generation to grow fruit on the same patch of soil in the Harcourt Valley! The Lang family grow eleven varieties of apples (Royal Gala, Pink Lady,...
IN FEATURE: JONES POTATOES

IN FEATURE: JONES POTATOES

The Jones family have been growing potatoes in Warragul in West Gippsland for four generations. The property is at the foothills of the Strzelecki mountains and consists of free draining red to chocolate clay loams with permanent streams running through most gullies....
IN FEATURE: DR MARTY’S CRUMPETS

IN FEATURE: DR MARTY’S CRUMPETS

This week we farewell Dr Marty’s Crumpets. Marty has been keeping us well fed with his warm toasted crumpets on market mornings and it has been wonderful seeing the growth of Dr Marty’s crumpets over the years. “When we first started Dr Martys...
In feature: Benview Farms

In feature: Benview Farms

Tim and Katherine along with their three children, Patrick, Jonathan and Millicent have been farming on their Benview property in Victoria’s Pyrenees Ranges since 2009. The Pilkington family have a split lambing period, and with rich pastures, the later lambs...
MFM Take 2

MFM Take 2

Melbourne Farmers Market is committed to fighting climate change. That’s why we’ve made the TAKE2 pledge to help keep the temperatures rise under two degrees. TAKE2 is the state’s collective climate change program supporting individuals, government, business and other...