Your Seasonal Guide to December

Your Seasonal Guide to December

Shop local this Feast-ive Season Thank you to everyone, on both sides of the marquee, for another wonderful year of farmers’ markets. Your dedication to support Victorian farmers’ and specialty makers is so very appreciated, particularly throughout...
Festive Season Pre-orders

Festive Season Pre-orders

The festive season is here! Shop direct from Victorian farmers right up to Christmas at your local accredited farmers market. Fill your tables with artisan breads, berries, free range meats, wine, beer, honey, oils, nuts and more! Make your feast-ive season a breeze...
Schulz Organic Dairy introduce glass bottles!

Schulz Organic Dairy introduce glass bottles!

  Schulz Organic Dairy have jumped on board the war on waste, introducing reusable glass milk bottles, available on market days. The returnable and refillable glass bottles are currently being piloted at 10 farmers markets, including Collingwood Children’s Farm...
GIVE A CUP ABOUT WASTE

GIVE A CUP ABOUT WASTE

This October Melbourne Farmers Markets will make significant headway in the war on waste, thanks to a City of Yarra grant to fund a sustainability plan aimed at eliminating all single use coffee cups from MFM markets. The program will firstly encourage market goers to...
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...