Commercial Producers Meetings

Discussion Time On the first Thursday of each month, Commercial growers, producers, consumers and anyone interested have the opportunity to network in an informal way to share experiences and ideas or discuss any concerns. For details see Events

Basics of Backyard Organic Growing 16th September 2018 2pm -4pm

Basics of Backyard Organic Growing 16th September 2018 2pm -4pm

This workshop is aimed at the consumer and backyard organic growers. Develop an understanding or enhance your knowledge of what “Organic” is, what it means for your health and how to grow organically. Information on organic gardening and how to get started as an organic gardener will be delivered by […]

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ANDRE LEU community event – Friday 2nd March 2018

PERSPECTIVES OF SUSTAINABILITY, A community event. Friday March 2nd 2018   Highlighting organic farming practices, social action and strategies for future sustainability. Opportunities for education, networking, information exchange   Keynote speaker: Andre Leu Director Regeneration International. Author: The Myth of Safe Pesticides: Former President IFOAM 2011-2017: Andre is also an […]

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Serpentine Jarrahdale FOOD & FARM FEST 5.5.18

Serpentine Jarrahdale FOOD & FARM FEST 5.5.18

       

Media Release 25.9.17

Media Release – Organic industry workshop in WA (1)

Spring Vegetable Planting Guide

Have you thought about growing your own vegies but never quite got around to doing anything about it? Well, spring’s the best time of year to put your vegie-growing plans into action! Below is a planting guide to what, when and how to plant you’re vegetables this season. Happy Spring […]

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Opportunities and Events

Disclaimer: OAWA takes responsibility for the content and quality of their own events. We list other events for your interest and cannot be responsible for their content and quality. Community Gardens The West Leederville Community Garden in Cambridge Street is celebrating 10 years in October.  One of their events is […]

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Local Organic Groups Update: Spring 2017

Living a healthy organic lifestyle is much easier when you have local friends a stroll away doing exactly the same thing.  Grow friendships, gardening tips, sustainable living skills and local knowledge by joining your local organic group! Roleystone Organic Growers Hi Everyone, We had a very informative meeting last night on reticulation. […]

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Q&A: Spring 2017

Q&A: Spring 2017

Here are some questions and answers Sarah Randell asked Annie Dunn about the community group she is involved in: Transition Town Stirling Q: What is Transition Town Stirling? A: We are a group that formed 3 years ago.  Local, committed to reuse, recycle, re-purposing and sharing.  We believe that connecting […]

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Dadda’s Marrow Chutney

Dadda’s Marrow Chutney

What You Need                                  3 lb marrow or zucchini (after preparation) 1 lb onions 1 lb cooking apples 1 lb sugar Piece of root ginger (smashed) 10 dried red chillies 10 peppercorns 1 level dessertsp turmeric powder 1 pint malt vinegar What You Do Skin marrow, remove seeds, cut into small pieces, […]

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