All posts by Chris

Autumn almanac entry – Loquats in flower

Autumn almanac entry – Loquats in flower

12th May 2014

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This loquat tree (see pic above) was a volunteer seedling that popped up in my front yard about five years ago.  And this week, after thinking that it might never …

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This loquat tree (see pic above) was a volunteer seedling that popped up in my front yard about five years ago.  And this week, after thinking that it might never …

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Bulk talk: can you be your own co-op? CERES Market opens 7 Days

Bulk talk: can you be your own co-op? CERES Market opens 7 Days

5th May 2014

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This week, after reading some survey feedback asking for more single person sized offerings, I was working with Josh, Fair Food’s produce buyer, on a new  “one person” box we …

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This week, after reading some survey feedback asking for more single person sized offerings, I was working with Josh, Fair Food’s produce buyer, on a new  “one person” box we …

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Great gut news, Noleen's heritage pumpkins imminent and a new Food Host rises

Great gut news, Noleen's heritage pumpkins imminent and a new Food Host rises

28th April 2014

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If you’ve read these emails before you might have picked up on my fascination for the human microbiome – or as wikipedia puts it “the ecological community of commensal, symbiotic, and …

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If you’ve read these emails before you might have picked up on my fascination for the human microbiome – or as wikipedia puts it “the ecological community of commensal, symbiotic, and …

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Late Easter Monday morning cut-off for Fair Food orders & You've got that feijoa feeling

Late Easter Monday morning cut-off for Fair Food orders & You've got that feijoa feeling

23rd April 2014

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This week when you’re busy coming home from an Easter away putting in a Fair Food order is often the last thing on your hot cross bun and chocolate affected mind.  Sadly …

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This week when you’re busy coming home from an Easter away putting in a Fair Food order is often the last thing on your hot cross bun and chocolate affected mind.  Sadly …

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Madelaine's Eggs, Joe Sgro's Fennel, Hot Cross Buns & You

Madelaine's Eggs, Joe Sgro's Fennel, Hot Cross Buns & You

10th April 2014

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When Madelaine from Madelaine’s Organic Eggs wheeled her weekly delivery into the Fair Food warehouse on Thursday she was also carrying a big pile of postcards about her Pozible crowd-funding …

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When Madelaine from Madelaine’s Organic Eggs wheeled her weekly delivery into the Fair Food warehouse on Thursday she was also carrying a big pile of postcards about her Pozible crowd-funding …

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Seasonal Food Events: The Grain Store's Full Moon Dinner

Seasonal Food Events: The Grain Store's Full Moon Dinner

6th March 2014

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Despite the widely held belief that the full moon encourages people to misbehave like lunatics, farmers almanacs have been recommending planting and harvesting by the moon for centuries. Far from lunacy, …

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Despite the widely held belief that the full moon encourages people to misbehave like lunatics, farmers almanacs have been recommending planting and harvesting by the moon for centuries. Far from lunacy, …

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