The plastic conundrum

A few people have contacted me about single-use plastic bags at the market following the announcement from the supermarkets about getting rid of them. The thing is, supermarkets do nothing that doesn’t benefit them. If it sounds too good to be true that a supermarket is doing something good, that’s because it is (too good

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The price of food – Part IV: Salad

There’s more to running a farmers market then you might at first think. That’s my excuse for such a long gap between blog posts in this series about the price of food. But at the Deep Winter Agrarian Gathering at Gerringong last year, Costa Georgiadis — one of Australia’s best communicators — reminded us how important it

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5 August 2016

Minutes of Farmers Market Committee Meeting Friday 5 August 2016, 1 p.m. Kate’s Place, T*****, Moruya 1. Attendance/apologies Present: Kate Raymond, Stuart Whitelaw, Penny Cook, Geoff Scott, Sandra Makdessi Apologies: Martin Gribble, Emma Lipscombe 2. Minutes of previous meeting Minutes were accepted by Kate and seconded by Geoff. Matters arising Stallholder inspections – Phil Timms

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8 July 2016

Minutes of Farmers Market Committee Meeting Friday 8 July 2016, 1 p.m. Kate’s Place, T*****, Moruya 1. Attendance/apologies It was noted that Caroline has resigned as she has returned to Canada. Present: Kate Raymond, Stuart Whitelaw, Penny Cook, Geoff Scott, Sandra Makdessi Apologies: Martin Gribble 2. Minutes of previous meeting Minutes were accepted by Kate

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6 April 2016

Minutes of Farmers Market Committee Meeting Wednesday 6 April 2016, 9 a.m. SAGE Garden, Moruya 1. Attendance/apologies Present: Kate Raymond, Stuart Whitelaw, Penny Cook, Martin Gribble, Caroline Power, Geoff Scott Apologies: Sandra Makdessi, Hughen McConaghy 2. Correspondence Kate read a letter received from the Council of continuation of our licence together with their requirements. Further

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