Braidwood Garlic Fiesta and Dinner

By | 2018-10-23T18:44:19+00:00 23 October, 2018|eating seasonally, education, farmers market, festival, garlic, general news|

Braidwood Garlic Fiesta

24th November 2018, 8am-2pm

Ryrie Park Markets and Cnr Duncan St & Wallace St Braidwood

Attractions will include:

* Mr Garlic & the Garlic Fairy * Stalls in the Markets * Stalls on Conrad’s Corner * Black Garlic * Tastings * Fresh green garlic * Fresh garlic scapes […]

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Big Ag Isn’t ending Hunger

By | 2018-10-10T11:48:36+00:00 10 October, 2018|general news|

MEDIA RELEASE

9 OCTOBER 2018

Big Ag Isn’t Ending Hunger – Small-Scale Farmers and Forward-Thinking Governments Will

Will GMOs end hunger? Is industrial agriculture the answer to grow more food ever more cheaply? Political agroecologist Dr. Jahi Chappell doesn’t think so. Rather, Chappell […]

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SHA Spring Gathering, AGM & Tree Planting at Three Gullies Farm

By | 2018-09-14T15:13:27+00:00 14 September, 2018|business, eating seasonally, farmers market, festival, general news, tree planting|

JOIN US TO PLANT TREES, PLAN FOR THE FUTURE AND SHARE IN GOOD COMPANY AND FOOD

SUNDAY 7TH OF OCTOBER 2018

  • Tree planting from 10am
  • Farm tour approx 3pm
  • Southern Harvest AGM (short and sweet) 4-430pm
  • Spring Gathering and pot luck dinner 5pm

THREE GULLIES FARM TREE PLANTING & TOUR
When James and Leisa purchased Three […]

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SHA produce box recipients visit Wynlen House Slow Food Farm

By | 2018-09-04T20:32:48+00:00 4 September, 2018|eating seasonally, Gardening, general news|

It was a windy Winter’s Sunday when a group of 15 Southern Harvest Produce Box Subscribers ventured out to Braidwood to spend a few hours at Wynlen House Village Farm & Learning Centre—an urban micro-farm that grows a diverse range of vegetables and raises poultry, pigs and sheep on around 1000 square metres of land […]

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SHA President’s Report – Winter 2018

By | 2018-07-13T14:14:33+00:00 13 July, 2018|general news|

SHA President’s Report – Winter 2018

As we move through winter, and reflect on the year so far, Southern Harvest continues to support farmers, and eaters of local food with opportunities to connect across our region and enjoy the value that comes from growing and sharing local food and the knowledge to process the harvest.

In […]

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Canberra Region – Farming Together Forum June 26

By | 2018-06-13T21:45:32+00:00 13 June, 2018|general news|

The Farming Together Program is hosting a forum at the Great Hall of Canberra’s Australian National University on June 26 where you can hear about the program’s future plans

The day will include speakers such as Mick Keogh, ACCC deputy chair and John Gladigau launching Australia’s first farmer-owned mutual.

It will also be an opportunity to hear how a […]

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Make your own Soaps, Salves & Moisturising bars – Workshop

By | 2018-06-01T12:11:01+00:00 1 June, 2018|courses, general news|

Soaps, Salves & Moisturising bars – Workshop

30th June – 4pm – 7pm

Bookings Essential

Soaps, salves and moisturising bars are part of our everyday life. They are easy to make, and by choosing to make them yourself, you can use good quality ingredients and your favourite essential oils based on the scents […]

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Organic Growing Workshops

By | 2018-05-18T16:09:23+00:00 18 May, 2018|general news|

Organic Growing

5th August – Vegetables

and

19th August – Animals

Bookings Essential

Want to grow organic produce from your paddock to the plate?

  • Animals?
  • Vegetables?
  • Or both?

These workshops will show you how, from start to finish using organic production methods. From planning and preparing your space, growing from scratch, to harvesting the final produce and all the […]

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Growing Small Farm Business Series – Book Now

By | 2018-05-17T08:47:58+00:00 17 May, 2018|general news|

Are you looking to invest in your own small farm but want to make sure you can make a living? Or already have a farm and need some guidance?

This series of one-day Growing Small Farm Businesses workshops will set you on the path to a farm that can be both financially […]

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Sustainable Living in Action – Free Family Day Out

By | 2018-04-10T07:24:46+00:00 10 April, 2018|courses, eating seasonally, general news|

Those looking for a way to entertain the whole family on Sunday 15 April 2018 need look no further than the free ACT Permaculture Festival, which will run from 10 am – 4 pm and will be held at Canberra City Farm in Fyshwick. With stalls, music, food, talks, workshops, kids activities, farm tours and more, there will be […]

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