NEW Queanbeyan Farmers Market
Southern Harvest Farmers Market at Queanbeyan
Commencing on the 9th of November
Weekly on a Thursday, 3pm-6pm
Crawford Street, Queanbeyan
Southern Harvest is excited to announce it’s second truly regional farmers’ market for this area and Caroola Farm will be there, come on down and check it out!
All market produce being sold will be grown or made by the stallholders selling it and within the local region.
There will be a range of fresh vegetable, fruit, eggs, dairy, honey and meat producers; as well as value added products … CONTINUE READING
We finally have enough produce available to supply direct from farm again.
We have new, and hopefully convenient, hours for on-farm produce sales from our small self-service display area…
Open: 3pm to sunset Fri, Sat, Sun
Just drop in, 200m off the highway
9074 Kings Hwy, Mulloon
(800m on left past Hazeldell Rd heading from Bungendore to Braidwood)
We’ll have a selection of on-farm produced vegetables, herbs, flowers, eggs and preserves.
Farm tours by appointment
Please note that we are currently not able to sell meat via retail from the farm due to council however if you would like … CONTINUE READING
We’ve just put together a whole new exciting batch of herbal teas from Spring flowers including combinations of:
- Elm Flower
- Wattle Flower
- Hawthorn Leaf
- Blackberry Leaf and
- Orange Zest
Pop on down to the markets to check out what we have available.
Our Harvest Boxes are back on the menu… Valued at $30 or $60 each
If you would like to order a Harvest Box, please do so before 2pm on Fridays and let us know your best collection point. Unless otherwise specified, we’ll include a selection from seasonal produce (including but not limited to the list below)
Heading past? Our produce is available for purchase 7 days a week- so stop on by for our range of seasonal produce, preserves, herbs and home made cool drinks.
Harvest Boxes available by order before 2pm … CONTINUE READING
We have to make room in the freezer, so this week is your lucky week with 20% off frozen beef and pork.
At the markets we’ll have organic Grass-Fed Beef and Pork plus Pastured Chicken and loads of organic garden greens
- our famous salad mix
- stir-fry greens
- collard greens
- red and yellow chard
- chicory, plus
- turnips and radishes and a few more surprises….
- duck eggs
- chicken eggs
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Annual Food Sovereignty Convergence to be held in Canberra October 23-24
The Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance (AFSA) will host the annual Food Sovereignty Convergence in Canberra on the 23rd and 24th of October 2017 at the Burrungiri Cultural Centre.
The convergence will provide an opportunity for attendees to debate, share stories, analyse, strategise and plan towards building a fair food system for all Australians.
Held as an extension of Fair Food Week 2017, the Food Sovereignty Convergence … CONTINUE READING
This week is Fair Food week and there are lots of activities on all across Australia – just one of them is the farm tour we are running on Saturday afternoon. It looks so far to be a small group, so there will be plenty of time for questions…
As an extension of Fair Food week we encourage you all to join us for the Australian Food Sovereignty Convergence being held in Canberra this year on 23 and 24 October – … CONTINUE READING
Victorian Government Welcomes Feedlots and Rejects Free Range Pigs & Poultry
The Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance (AFSA) is deeply disappointed at substance of the proposed new planning provisions from the Victorian Government’s work on Planning for Sustainable Animal Industries. Despite our efforts to assist Agriculture Victoria and the relevant ministers in understanding the practical realities of small-scale livestock farmers, the draft graduated controls don’t appear to reduce red tape for small-scale commercial farmers, nor homesteaders or hobbyists, and yet they make it easier than ever before to set up … CONTINUE READING
This weekend we’ll have Fresh, organic, pastured pork including:
- Sausages – yum!
- Loin chops
- Trotters, Heads and more
In the freezer we still have some fabulous cuts of beef and lamb, plus we’ll have fresh chicken from Hillside Pastured Farm.
We’re cooking up some pork crackling for treats and the garden is producing:
This weekend is the Bungendore Car and Bike Show
On Saturday the Southern Harvest Farmers Market in Bungendore will be moving to the Anglican Church Grounds on the corner of Butmaroo Street and Gibraltar Street (about 50m down Butmaroo from where we normally are).
We will have a full range of fresh, organic lamb plus beef and we’ll be cooking up a sausage sizzle on the BBQ. Come along and join a great day out in Bungendore.
For those of you still around in Canberra on the weekend, we’ll be at the Southside Farmers Market at Canberra College as usual.
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