Farm walks begin!

By | 2017-07-06T07:42:01+00:00 July 6th, 2017|Categories: Events, News, Producers|

Farm walks begin this Saturday 8th July. Please come and share the morning with us this Saturday as we show customers around Trish & Bruno, Keiran and Courtney and John & Julia's Farms. It will be a great opportunity to share ideas and become familiar with each others farming practices. 9am - We will be meeting [...]

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2017 Summer School (yes, in May) – Bookings now open!

By | 2017-05-16T22:55:18+00:00 March 15th, 2017|Categories: Courses & Training, Events, GrowerSupport, News, Resources|

SUMMER SCHOOL - ready to roll! 29th - 30th May 2017 This fantastic annual event brings together growers, experienced and new, and presenters in a feast of discussions on current best practice in local small-scale agriculture! There's a huge wealth of practical information available from expert presenters and the year's best opportunity to meet and learn [...]

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Farm Walk 24/04/2016 – Feral Pig control

By | 2016-10-20T13:34:46+00:00 April 14th, 2016|Categories: Events, GrowerSupport|

Update: ABC rural reporter Jennifer Nichols attended the farm walk and produced an excellent report which featured on the Qld Country Hour.  Here is the link to her report, with interviews and photos.  http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-04-29/mary-vallev-feral-pig-problem-returns/7369438   The next farm walk on Sunday 24th April will look at problems caused by feral pigs and examine ways landholders can co-operate to reduce wild pig numbers and the [...]

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Farm Walk 28/02/2016 – Tamworth Flyers

By | 2016-10-20T13:34:46+00:00 February 24th, 2016|Categories: Events, GrowerSupport|

For his month's farm walk on Sunday 28th February we will gain another practical pastural perspective  from Phil Stringer and his positively perspicacious porcine performers.   Details are: Sunday 28th February, starting at 2pm.Tamworth Flyers, 1229 Noosa Rd, Tandur Happy pigs fed by a subtropical garden Phil Stringer, one of the (very active) directors of the co-op, has again offered his hospitality to show us round [...]

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2016 Summer School, 9&10 February, Kandanga Hall. Program and booking details

By | 2016-10-20T13:34:46+00:00 January 21st, 2016|Categories: Events, GrowerSupport|

    Please book your space as soon as possible to this incredibly informative two days, with an impressive list of knowledgeable presenters. Not only do you get to be informed on  best practise farming, you get to meet some of your local farming community and make connections that support your business. This year there are [...]

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November Farm Walk followed by Annual General Meeting

By | 2016-10-20T13:34:46+00:00 November 28th, 2015|Categories: Events|

Hi all! A quick reminder that the Annual General Meeting of Mary Valley Country Harvest Cooperative will be held tomorrow, Sunday 29th November, at 5pm at the Imbil RSL Hall.  As per our Rules, 2 of our current Board of 7 members must resign, although may also nominate for re-election. This is a chance to celebrate [...]

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Monthly Farm walk – 25 October 2015 – Bringing back a creek on your property.

By | 2016-10-20T13:34:47+00:00 October 11th, 2015|Categories: Events, GrowerSupport|

The next farm walk will be at Dave Ross's property at 127 Diamondfield Rd Amamoor, 2pm on Sunday 25th October 2015.  A special event as part of Mary River Month. A restored tributary of Diamonfield Creek This month's farm walk is part of Mary River Month, where Dave Ross has kindly offered to show us the results of [...]

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Monthly Farm walk – 30 August 2015 – Keyline ripping , soil water management.

By | 2016-10-20T13:34:47+00:00 August 22nd, 2015|Categories: Events, GrowerSupport|

The next farm walk will be at Simon Budden and Michelle Jones property at Coles Creek, 2pm on Sunday 30th August 2015 Keyline patterning on broadacre land in the Munna Creek  catchment. This months farm walk will be a hands-on, tynes in the ground discussion of keyline concepts and taking a landscape perspective on soil and water management on [...]

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