Your Seasonal Guide to September

Your Seasonal Guide to September

It’s been snowing in them there hills but we are basking in glorious sunshine, and daffodils are back at markets! Yippee it’s Spring, and here’s to a gradual unfold of the season for our farmers. A fair bit of cold for the orchardists, some delicious sunshine for veg...
IN FEATURE: BEENAK KIWI FARM

IN FEATURE: BEENAK KIWI FARM

The delicious kiwi fruit from Beenak Farm in Hoddles Creek (70km East of Melbourne) really show the benefits of Ian Cuming’s certified organic and biodynamic, low impact farming methods. Ian has been involved in biodynamic farming since the 70’s, and uses his...
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...