May: What’s In Season

May: What’s In Season

Check out what will be hitting your local farmers’ markets with this handy guide to what’s in season throughout...
Your Seasonal Guide to April

Your Seasonal Guide to April

Oh how we love April! It’s April and that means we celebrate the incredible colours and variety of Autumn produce! This month you’ll see mandarins, pomegranates and quinces coming in alongside the last of the tomatoes, the sweetest corn and the ripest of new season...
Tomato Storing, Saucing and Preserving

Tomato Storing, Saucing and Preserving

Help! My tomatoes are ripening all at once but I don’t live on a diet consisting of 100% tomatoes! Tomatoes are an extremely adaptable resource in the world of food and cooking. As Samwise Gamgee once said, “boil ‘em, mash ‘em, stick ‘em in a stew” – I know in...
Heirloom Vegetables

Heirloom Vegetables

Food is one of, if not the most, important ways people connect with one another – sharing tastes, smells, and ideas. Over time, the meaning of food and cooking is passed down from one person to the next, a way of passing the torch to future generations. You...
Your Seasonal Guide to February

Your Seasonal Guide to February

Fabulous February Wow, it must be nearly Christmas! I seem to have blinked and missed the last one!! Melbourne Farmers Markets are delighted to announce we are happily housed in our new offices in Alphington. It’s been a wonderful five years in the Collingwood...
Your Seasonal Guide to January

Your Seasonal Guide to January

Greetings and good cheer for 2018! We hope you are beating the heat today having done your shopping early as we eagerly return to markets and embrace an exciting year ahead. We look forward to sharing it with you.   OUR WAR ON WASTE One of our immediate...