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....
POTATOES with CHIKAKO

POTATOES with CHIKAKO

This month Chikako, MFM intern and food waste warrior shares her family’s potato recipes with us Potatoes…used in many form of dishes and it seems that potatoes are often positioned as favorite food among many people. (I love potato dishes!) I can think of many...
Food For Thought

Food For Thought

Future Melbourne: How city’s sprawl will affect food prices Melbourne’s “foodbowl” currently meets 41 per cent of the city’s food needs, but that could plunge to just 18 per cent by 2050, as the population booms and urban sprawl eats into valuable farm land, research...
City Larder Open a Food Store!

City Larder Open a Food Store!

Rebecca and Robbie Bell of City Larder, well known to Carlton, Collingwood, Coburg and Slow Food Melbourne shoppers, open the doors to their new food store today! Ready- prepared meals will change weekly, think bistro style slow roasted duck leg, braised red cabbage,...
Food Hub Visioning Day

Food Hub Visioning Day

A Food Hub Visioning Day was held on Thursday 25 May, highlighting the strong interest from many Darebin locals and community organisations in collaborating and building a Communal Food Hub. A buzz of energy and discussion filled room as we considered the potential...
delicious. Produce Awards 2017 State Finalists Announced

delicious. Produce Awards 2017 State Finalists Announced

Congratulations to all the nominees in the delicious. Produce Awards for 2017. Each year we are so excited to go through the list and say “yep, they’re at our farmers’ markets,” and “oh, good work delicious – we love that...