UPDATE: Fairfield FM

UPDATE: Fairfield FM

  Fairfield Farmers’ Market has a new home in 2018! We’re incredibly excited to be moving to the Melbourne Innovation Centre (MIC), 2 Wingrove Street, Alphington. The new site isn’t quite ready, and our January market will instead be held...
Fairfield Farmers Market is on the Move!

Fairfield Farmers Market is on the Move!

Melbourne Farmers Markets (MFM) is thrilled to announce the establishment of an accredited farmers’ market at the Melbourne Innovation Centre (MIC), directly opposite the Alphington Train Station. The MFM office will also be moving to the neighbourhood and forms part...
Give a Cup About Waste

Give a Cup About Waste

Thanks to the support of the City of Yarra, Melbourne Farmers Markets have been working towards waste free farmers markets. We have begun with ditching single use coffee cups at Collingwood Children’s Farm Farmers Market and Carlton Farmers Market. We are...
Submission to ‘Planning for Sustainable Animal Industries’

Submission to ‘Planning for Sustainable Animal Industries’

We have made a response to the State Government’s proposed reforms for animal industries, a summary of our key areas of concern and recommendations is below. Thank you to Amanda McLaren from Yapunyah, Kelvin Slade from Willow Zen, Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance,...
State Government Planning Controls for Animal Industries

State Government Planning Controls for Animal Industries

It’s been a worrisome few weeks for Victorian small-scale livestock farmers with the proposal of changes to planning provisions in regional Victoria. The changes, generally proposed to reduce red tape across the animal production industry would inadvertently increase...