About Emily Yarra

Emily and Michael are a young couple giving biological regenerative farming a go in Captains Flat, twenty minutes south east Canberra. They farm at around 950 metres above sea level in a cool-temperate climate and produce a diverse range of chemical-free heirloom vegetables on under and acre of land; and have free range laying hens on their pasture. Brightside Produce sell at the Southern Harvest Farmers Market, offer box subscriptions and sell produce to local restaurants.

Q & A with an Urban Farmer

By |2021-08-25T12:59:42+10:0025 August, 2021|business, eating seasonally, ethical eating, farming, Gardening, general news, local food, permaculture, Produce boxes|

We’re super excited to welcome our newest producer member, Fiona Buining from Ainslie Urban Farm. Fiona has been in the small scale and urban farming scene in Canberra for yonks, and has worn heaps of different hats over the years -teacher, activist, small business owner and farmer to name a few. She’s passionate about plants, […]

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What is regenerative agriculture (and how is it different from ALLLLLL the other labels)?

By |2021-07-21T11:22:35+10:0021 July, 2021|democracy, ethical eating, farming, Gardening, general news, local food, permaculture|

‘Regenerative Agriculture’ is a bit of a buzz word at the moment with the release of documentaries such as ‘Kiss the Ground’ on Netflix and companies like Patagonia establishing a Regenerative Organic Certification for their cotton production. So what is Regenerative Agriculture and how is it different from Organic (or any […]

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Southern Harvest Association 2021 AGM -POSTPONED

By |2021-06-25T19:40:39+10:0023 June, 2021|general news|

UPDATE – AGM has been postponed – stay tuned for further details

Despite a trying few years, Southern Harvest has managed to continue to build a strong and vibrant local food and farming community. Through our market, online shop and produce box scheme, we are helping to connect farmers and producers directly to those […]

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