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A delicate balance / Milk in glass

A delicate balance / Milk in glass

15th April 2019

Chris' newsletter growers and makers plastic free / low impact regenerative farming seasonal news

A delicate balance   Every year around this time Jenny Indian emails from Stanley with an update on her and partner, Steve’s, chestnuts and quinces. This year I’m sharing Jenny’s message because it …

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Chris' newsletter growers and makers plastic free / low impact regenerative farming seasonal news

A delicate balance   Every year around this time Jenny Indian emails from Stanley with an update on her and partner, Steve’s, chestnuts and quinces. This year I’m sharing Jenny’s message because it …

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Meat

Meat

9th April 2019

Chris' newsletter growers and makers regenerative farming

  Last week I was talking to Amy Paul from Ruby Hills about her organic lamb deliveries into Melbourne and also saw Ben Falloon, from Taranaki Farm, successfully crowd-funding $111,507 for an micro-abattoir to process …

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Chris' newsletter growers and makers regenerative farming

  Last week I was talking to Amy Paul from Ruby Hills about her organic lamb deliveries into Melbourne and also saw Ben Falloon, from Taranaki Farm, successfully crowd-funding $111,507 for an micro-abattoir to process …

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Fresh pistachios – a rare treat indeed

Fresh pistachios – a rare treat indeed

4th April 2019

Chris' newsletter food host news growers and makers regenerative farming seasonal news

  Fresh pistachios – a rare treat indeed Shane O’Dea remembers that when they first started growing pistachios people said Wahring was too far South and the trees wouldn’t bear. But …

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Chris' newsletter food host news growers and makers regenerative farming seasonal news

  Fresh pistachios – a rare treat indeed Shane O’Dea remembers that when they first started growing pistachios people said Wahring was too far South and the trees wouldn’t bear. But …

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Got to be worth a try  / Kids play at Joe’s Garden

Got to be worth a try / Kids play at Joe’s Garden

28th March 2019

CERES community Chris' newsletter Fair Food crew

Got to be worth a try   I was looking at an Instagram post about the big vegetable growing competition at CERES Harvest Festival when a comment caught my attention…. …

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CERES community Chris' newsletter Fair Food crew

Got to be worth a try   I was looking at an Instagram post about the big vegetable growing competition at CERES Harvest Festival when a comment caught my attention…. …

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Hopeful, resilient and fiercely generous  / CERES Harvest Festival

Hopeful, resilient and fiercely generous / CERES Harvest Festival

18th March 2019

CERES community Chris' newsletter Fair Food crew social enterprise

  Since Friday all I’ve heard about are the actions of a fearful man. I don’t to want hear about that any more. I want to hear the voices of 30,000 …

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CERES community Chris' newsletter Fair Food crew social enterprise

  Since Friday all I’ve heard about are the actions of a fearful man. I don’t to want hear about that any more. I want to hear the voices of 30,000 …

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Lost trades  / No box left behind

Lost trades / No box left behind

11th March 2019

CERES community Chris' newsletter plastic free / low impact

Lost trades I’m in Kyneton with 16,000 others this weekend to see the Lost Trades Fair. The Labour Weekend event has become so popular they’ve capped the numbers this year. Spread …

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CERES community Chris' newsletter plastic free / low impact

Lost trades I’m in Kyneton with 16,000 others this weekend to see the Lost Trades Fair. The Labour Weekend event has become so popular they’ve capped the numbers this year. Spread …

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