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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8 May 2015

Minutes of Farmers Market Committee Meeting Friday 8 May 2015, 1 p.m. SAGE Garden, Moruya 1. Attendance/apologies Present: Kate Raymond, Stuart Whitelaw, Sandra Makdessi, Hughen McConaghy Apologies: Penny Cook, Geoff Scott, Martin Gribble 2. Minutes of previous meeting Minutes were accepted by Kate and seconded by Hughen. Matters arising Moruya Market Day – The Chairperson

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Cooking up local culture with local food

The recent selection of our market’s managing committee Chairman Stuart Whitelaw’s receipe for inclusion in the Australia Cooks upcoming cookbook got us thinking. As Stuart pointed out in his post about his submission, recipes can reflect the uniqueness of a region and his recipe was selected because it did precisely that. Every ingredient was sourced

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