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Introducing the Organic Business Directory of WA. Welcome!

Introducing the Organic Business Directory of WA. Welcome!

We have been working very hard on creating a new online Organic Directory to connect businesses and consumers together. The directory includes Certified Organic businesses, along with businesses that sell products or services that are certified and covers all categories including retail, wholesale, producers and more. View the directory and Add your business today http://organicdirectorywa.com.au/

How to prepare your garden and what to plant in Autumn & Winter

How to prepare your garden and what to plant in Autumn & Winter

How to prepare your garden and what to plant in Autumn and Winter. Join us for discussion, questions and answers with Annie and Rick Dunn from Dunn & Walton. Where: Online via Zoom. When: Saturday May 30th 3pm Register Here Today We will email the Zoom link and you can […]

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WORKSHOP Organic Certification

WORKSHOP Organic Certification

Whole day workshop focusing on organic certification for small and local producers, growers and value-adding suppliers. You will learn how to develop your own road map for organic certification. At the end of the workshop you will have a written plan for your own vision, supply chain options and networking […]

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“Can a farm really work successfully with a closed organic system?”

“Can a farm really work successfully with a closed organic system?”

We are opening the topic for discussion. Key note Speaker experience based, well informed presentation from agronomist Anthony Quinlan from Western Australian family owned company No Frills.Also presenting talks from:David McFallandNick Kelly. For more information click here or book your ticket here

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)

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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The Origins of Organic Farming and Organic Standards

The following is a good explanation of the beginning of the use of the word ORGANIC regarding farming and growing.  It is taken from the beginning pages of the UK Soil Association Standards which you can find online. Three different strands contributed to the founding of organic farming. Rudolf Steiner […]

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