New Horizons for our Co-op

By | 2017-10-04T21:24:10+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Categories: Mary Valley Country Harvest, News|

“So, when do we get started?” John, our passionate Avocado grower wants to know after attending our first Farming Together workshop last week at Kandanga Hall. The first workshop out of three introduced the new project team to the 25 attending farmers. A big thank you to everyone that provided us with all the wonderful produce [...]

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Local Co-operative receives $34,000 for Pilot Program

By | 2017-10-04T21:08:57+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Categories: Mary Valley Country Harvest, News|

The Mary Valley Country Harvest Co-operative (MVCHC) has received funding from the Farming Together Program - the Farm Co-operative and Collaboration Pilot Program of Southern Cross University, being delivered on behalf of the Australian Government. The $34,000 funding will allow the co-operative, which currently comprises 35 farms in the Mary Valley, to design and implement a [...]

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Queensland’s Mary Valley calls out for more market farmers to help revive region

By | 2016-10-20T13:34:46+00:00 April 30th, 2016|Categories: GrowerSupport, Mary Valley Country Harvest, News|

Co-op stars Bruno and Trish Gabbana at Gympie town Markets The ABC recently interviewed co-op members Trish, Bruno and Lesa.  Here is the link to a really good news article, with sound, as ABC journalist Jennifer Nichols reports: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-04-22/mary-valley-harvest-co-operative-reviving-region/7346868  

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Mary Valley farmers support ‘Boots for Change’

By | 2016-10-20T13:34:46+00:00 April 30th, 2016|Categories: GrowerSupport, Mary Valley Country Harvest|

The tidy family supporting "Boots for change" During April, Dagun Growers Market helped promote Boots For Change, an initiative of the Australian Farmer's Market Association  to connect farmers, their families, farmers’ markets and rural and urban communities. ABC Wide Bay visited some of our Mary Valley farmers at  Gympie Town markets and visited John and Julia [...]

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Sunshine Coast buyers group shuns supermarkets for fresh produce direct from the Mary Valley

By | 2016-10-20T13:34:46+00:00 November 7th, 2015|Categories: GrowerSupport, Mary Valley Country Harvest, News|

Caedman  delivering to the lively lot at Perigian on a Thursday night The ABC recently reported one of our family groups that we deliver to each week on the Sunshine Coast see their full article http://www.abc.net.au/local/photos/2015/11/02/4343602.htm

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