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Organic Vegie/Fruit Growers Disc Group – Mock Orchards – Red Hill
June 29, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
You are invited to attend the next organic vegie/fruit growers discussion group at ‘Mock Orchards’ Farm.
Mock Orchards is a well-established Bio-Dynamic apple, pear and cherry orchard and processing facility at Red Hill on the Mornington Peninsula Hinterland. The Mock family have been growing apples since 1895, and started using Bio-Dynamic farming methods in 1974. Their orchard is 50 acres and they also value add with cider, juice and dried fruit. They have also diversified into farm tourism and have a café. Neville Mock is a fourth generation orchardist and the 5th generation are also involved in this amazing business. It is a beautiful farm and an interesting afternoon is assured! We will have a farm walk also. You can read more about Mock Orchards at http://mockredhill.com.au/
N.B. As is it is a bit further away than normal, please feel free to come at 12:30pm & bring your lunch & have a chat before formalities start at 1pm.
Where: Mock Orchards, 1103 Mornington Flinders Road, Red Hill https://goo.gl/maps/spZzFsH6dy92
When: Thursday 29th of June 2017
Time: 12:30pm cuppa or BYO lunch, 1:00 – 3:00pm – Discussion & farm walk followed by afternoon tea.