Mary Valley Country Harvest hosts a number of workshops, farm visits and field days throughout the year to help growers, producers and consumers have a greater understanding of fresh local produce, how it is grown and produced.
COMING UP SOON!
2017 “Summer School” – 29th and 30th May at Kandanga. See “Latest News” for more information.
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 [...]
Beef cattle on the property of Mary Valley grazier Glenda Pickersgill. Agriculture’s role as the lifeblood of the Mary Valley will be put under the microscope when a new University of the Sunshine [...]
Brittany Skyring did a great job talking to ABC rural about her small crops operation Marty McArthy, the same ABC reporter that talked garlic with Luke Stacey last week also dropped into Dagun Station [...]
Tonight, a few coop members attended the showing of 4 short films produced by MasHumas and RegenAg documenting some aspects of their 2013 study tour of Australian farmers to Central America. Seeing as the Spanish versions [...]
During the recent heavy rain that ended the record-breaking hot and dry 2013/2014 summer, Steve Burgess filmed the effect of a few different deep ripping techniques on increasing water infiltration and reducing soil loss. The lessons learnt [...]
This is the second part of Peter Young's excellent presentation on horticultural tree crops for small growers in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland/Mary Valley area. This talk was part of the 2014 Summer School held [...]
This audio recording starts with Ernie Rider talking about forestry on farms , the fourth presentation from the Riversdale Rd Field Day held in October 2013. Tom Kendall gave a short presentation during lunch about [...]
Here is a recording of Graeme Elphinstone's paddock talk about interpreting a grazing landscape , the third presentation from the Riversdale Rd Field Day held in October 2013. This is the third of four presentations [...]