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Newsletter Issue 21

Newsletter Issue 21

Seasonal recipes, new members, and holiday plans This is the time of year for lots of cauliflower, broccoli and kiwifruit, but also sadly the end of the apple season. We’ll be likely seeing future boxes with the last of the apple crop as we wait […]

Newsletter Issue 20

Newsletter Issue 20

The bountiful season Along with this burst of warm and interesting weather we are starting to get some of our delicious produce from the small local suppliers we like to support. This week we’ll have sweet corn from 2n5, tomatoes (yes, sorry to those who […]

Newsletter Issue 19

Newsletter Issue 19

Spring… and some important information       Well spring is here and many of us will be busy in our gardens. I won’t ramble on about sunshine and barefoot beach walking because I need you to read on as there is important updates for […]

Newsletter Issue 18

Newsletter Issue 18

Eat local month… In addition to eating local from your box check out some exciting Eat Local Month food events coming to the Surf Coast over the next month; supper clubs, crop mobbing, mini farmer days, and much more…

Newsletter Issue 17

Newsletter Issue 17

End-of-year brunch together! Its nearly the end of the year (yes… I hear all the groans!)  and many Farmgaters have asked for a get-together to catch up and say g’day – or meet for the first time – and celebrate a great year. And it has […]

Newsletter Issue 16

Newsletter Issue 16

Where are the parsnips? Well it feels like Spring, but we’re still in the winter harvest phase with less options on offer, higher prices and lots of broccoli and cauliflower! It’s difficult to get a lot of local produce at this time, with some winter […]

Newsletter Issue 15

Newsletter Issue 15

Eggs from happy (travelling) chickens! Hayden from Ravens Creek Farm has happy hens who are laying enough eggs to supply us so I am after your feedback. If we had eggs on offer to include with your box every 2nd week would you be interested?

Newsletter Issue 14

Newsletter Issue 14

A great start to 2014… It’s been a busy start to 2014 – but a good one! We have had some amazing boxes (more on this later), we have a bunch of new members, and things are running pretty smoothly.

Newsletter Issue 13

Newsletter Issue 13

What could be better than a summer breakfast of granola with raspberries and a latte? How about if they’re all organic, local, and delicious! Read until the end to find out the secret to avoiding the summer crowds for the best summer breakfast going around…

Newsletter Issue 12

Newsletter Issue 12

Kiwis, kiwis and more kiwis… Okay, I admit I’ve been going crazy for kiwis but they are soooooo good. They also have a limited season, come from Victoria, are VERY affordable at the moment, and they are low-fructose… so we will be seeing them regularly […]