The emphasis is on “sustainable”

The “SAGE” bit of the SAGE Farmers Market stands for “Sustainable Agriculture and Gardening Eurobodalla”. The emphasis is on “sustainable”. That’s why we started a farmers market. Recently, I (the market’s site coordinator) became car-less. Or car-free, as I like to phrase it. It’s been 2 and half months now and the changes to my

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8 August 2013

Minutes of Farmers Market Committee Meeting Thursday 8 August 2013, 10.00 a.m. Kate’s home, A****** St, Moruya 1. Attendance/apologies Present: Kate Raymond, Geoff Scott, Stuart Whitelaw, Sandra Makdessi, Isabelle Hennequin, Jock Quirk Apologies: Adrian Cram Penny Cook Hughen McConaghy 2. Minutes of previous meeting Minutes were accepted by Kate and seconded by Geoff. Matters arising

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More growers showing interest

At today’s market, we welcomed our newest stall holder — Symphony Farm from Tilba Tilba. We are more than just a little excited about these guys, as they are not only certified organic, but they are embracing the methods of Joel Salatin’s Polyface Farm in the USA. This is the same Joel Salatin of “Food

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4 July 2013

Minutes of Farmers Market Committee Meeting Thursday 4 July 2013, 10.00 a.m. Kate’s home, A****** St, Moruya 1. Attendance/apologies Present: Kate Raymond, Penny Cook, Geoff Scott, Hughen McConaghy, Stuart Whitelaw, Adrian Cram Apologies: Sandra Makdessi 2. Minutes of previous meeting Minutes were accepted by Kate and seconded by Geoff. Matters arising All-weather venue – Stuart

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6 June 2013

Minutes of Farmers Market Committee Meeting Thursday 6 June 2013, 11.00 am SAGE block 1. Attendance/apologies Present: Kate Raymond, Penny Cook, Sandra Makdessi, Geoff Scott, Hughen McConaghy Apologies: Stuart Whitelaw 2. Minutes of previous meeting Minutes were accepted by Kate and seconded by Sandra. Matters arising All-weather venue — apparently there was an item in a

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6 May 2013

Minutes of Farmers Market Committee Meeting Monday 6 May 2013, 2.00 pm SAGE block 1. Attendance/apologies Present: Stuart Whitelaw, Kate Raymond, Penny Cook, Adrian Cram, Sandra Makdessi Apologies: 2. Minutes of previous meeting Minutes were accepted by Kate and seconded by Stuart. Matters arising All-weather venue — Stuart has met with council who have agreed to

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Official launch party on 16th April

Plans are almost complete for the official launch of the SAGE Farmers Market on Tuesday 16th April 2013. To celebrate the formal go-ahead for the permanent residency of the market at Riverside Park, we’re throwing a bit of a party. Come along for a free organic sausage sizzle with barbequed SAGE corn on the cob

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