Organic Vegie & Fruit Growers Discussion Group – Piggery Road Produce & Permaculture – Boolarra

Piggery Road Permaculture and Produce 13 Piggery Road, Boolarra, Australia

You are invited to attend the next organic vegie/fruitgrowers discussion group at Penelope (Pea) Swales ‘Piggery Road Permaculture and Produce’ farm on Wed 11th Oct. Pea has a micro market garden, and grows vegetables which are sold to approx 14-18 locals through a vegie box scheme. The market garden is small (1/3 acrea) but packs […]

Farmers Digging Deeper – Soil Carbon & Soil pH – what we have learned after sampling 119 farms!

Warragul Exhibition Hall 15 Howitt St, Warragul, VIC, Australia

Over the past 12 months, Peter Ronalds has taken over 550 soil carbon samples, 230 soil chemistry samples, and 115 soil biology samples from 119 farms located throughout the region as part of the 'Farmers Digging Deeper' project. The Western Port Catchment and Latrobe Catchment Landcare Networks invite all landholders to attend this workshop to hear the […]

Sustainable Farming Discussion Group – Linga Longa Park

Linga Longa Park 550 Cardinia Rd, Officer, VIC, Australia

All farmers are invited to the next WPCLN Sustainable Farming discussion group at ‘Linga Longa Park’ farm at Officer South. Simon Beard and family welcome us to their farm for our final discussion group for 2023. Simon runs 100 Friesian x Angus cows and crosses them with Charolais Bulls. They turn off 100 vealers annually […]

Organic Vegie/Fruit Growers Discussion Group – United African Farm

United African Farm Fowler Rd, Cardinia, Australia

You are invited to attend the next organic vegie/fruit growers discussion group at United African Farm on Wed 6th December. The United African Farm is located on 3 acres in Cardinia. It is a community run vegetable farm which has brought together over 80 families from 10 different African countries, multiple languages and cultures together. […]

Organic Vegie & Fruit Growers Discussion Group – Five Tales Farm Piedmont

Five Tales Farm 3525 Yarra Junction - Noojee Road, Piedmont, Vic, Australia

All farmers are are invited to attend our next organic vegie/fruit growers discussion group at Mikey & Kez’s ‘Five Tales Farm’ farm on Mon 12th Feb. Mikey & Kez have been growing food from the day they met, connecting through their love and passion for growing and cooking food. Mikey was a recent Nuffield Scholar […]

Sustainable Farming Discussion group – Neerim High Plains

Cathy's farm 2890 Main Neerim Rd, Neerim Junction, Australia

You are invited to the next WPCLN Sustainable Farming discussion group at Neerim High Plains at Neerim Junction. Farmers from the Neerim/Jindivick areas are most welcome to attend also. Cathy runs a Brangus breeding herd and grows multi species pastures on her 200ha farm at Neerim Junction and has been trialling regenerative practices for several […]

Soils & pasture production – Joel Williams

Bunyip Hall

The West Gippsland Progress Association have been able to organise Joel Williams to speak to local farmers at a workshop at Bunyip on March 12th. Join us for an enlightening day as Joel takes the stage to share his wealth of knowledge and expertise in agroecology, plant nutrition, and the intricate world of plant and […]

Sustainable Farming Disc Group – preying on pasture pests with biodiversity

Tony & Sue's Farm 55, Number Five Drain Road, Bayles, Australia

Our next Sustainable Farming Discussion Group farm walk will revisit the final results of the 'pasture pests trial' at Tony & Sue Morgan's farm at Bayles. Over 2 years, Melbourne Water in partnership with Orchard End Farm has been looking at management practices that can be used to reduce problem pasture pests such as Lucerne […]

Organic Vegie/Fruit growers Disc Group – Grasser farm at Hallston

Gerhard Grasser 2915 Grand Ridge Rd, Hallston, VIC, Australia

You are invited to attend our next organic vegie/fruit growers discussion group at Gerhard Grasser’s farm on Wed 1st May. Gerhard is a passionate organic farmer and advisor, and has been an active contributor to our group since formation. Gerhard purchased the farm in 2006 which is nestled deep in the Strzelecki ranges. Alongside his […]

Sustainable Farming Discussion Group – Yannathan

Evan Campbell 220 Patullos Road, Yannathan, Australia

You are invited to the next WPCLN Sustainable Farming discussion group at Cambroe Farm at Yannathan. Evan & Kellie sharefarm on 186ha milking approx 480 dairy cross cows at Yannathan. The farm is run pretty conventionally, and Evan attended the first regenerative agriculture training program in 2020. Over the past 3 years Evan & Kellie […]