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Local diverse farms secure food, grow local economies

What’s so special about local farms and local produce? Why bother when you can buy everything at the supermarket? Whether it is climate change, fossil fuels, peak oil or another of the global impacts on our food and water, the industrialised food system is dependent on the transportation of cheap global

Fair Food dinner showcases regional products

Why fair food? A fantastic roll-up for the Fair Food Dinner hosted by Southern Harvest producers in Bungendore in October was part of Fair Food Week, initiated by the Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance. More than 80 were served with a local fresh food meal cooked by Scrumpers Garden and  more than $6,000