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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By | 2017-01-20T15:40:12+00:00 January 20th, 2017|Categories: Producers|Tags: , , , , |

Elaine Bradley and Steve Burgess produce vegetables, fruit and pastured eggs on the rich red volcanic soils of Dagun. They also look after Wurraglen Nature Refuge   Read their story here or look them up on Facebook at  You can phone Elaine on 0459 225 399 or email Steve at

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Wharenui Avocados

By | 2016-11-20T06:29:51+00:00 November 20th, 2016|Categories: Producers|Tags: , , , |

Originally from New Zealand, John Tidy of Wharenui Avocados was drawn to farming in the Mary Valley because of its fertile soil. It's a move that has paid off for this passionate producer who grows spray-free avocados using Biodynamic principles on 20 hectares at Amamoor, in the Mary Valley. John, who is committed to growing spray-free [...]

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Red Earth Farmers

By | 2016-11-20T06:59:33+00:00 November 20th, 2016|Categories: Producers|Tags: , , , , , |

Keiran and Courtney Lawler and their three children Mikayla, Jackson and Zoe are Red Earth Farmers. The family moved to the Mary Valley in March 2015 with no experience in commercial vegetable production and with the help of our Co-operative mentors have been supplying the Co-op with produce since October 2015. They run a small market [...]

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