Food Sovereignty Convergence comes to Canberra 23 and 24 October

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

Help secure the future of free-range farming in Victoria

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

20% off Caroola Farm Organic, Grass Fed, Yearling Beef, this weekend 14 & 15 May

What a week! Rain, wind, and lots of action.

We are offering 20% off our organic, grass-fed yearling beef this weekend, as the beasts were rather large and we need more room in the freezer. If you already love our beef, now is the time to stock up. If you haven’t tried our beef, now is the time for some tasting!

We have preservative and gluten free sausages, premium mince, t-bones, sirloin (porterhouse), roasts, topside, stewing cuts and more. We will also have limited Harvest Boxes available for collection on Saturday (Bungendore) or Sunday (on-farm) only. We do require orders … CONTINUE READING