Mar 282014

Local food-related events

There is one last weekend of Harvest month activities. Have you taken part in any activities? Let us know what you thought.

Setting_up_EFM_boxesMore local edible planter boxes!

In preparation for the upcoming opening of Eltham Farmers’ Market, four wicking beds were built and planted out this week. Thanks Andrew, David, Guy, Susan and Nathan. The produce will be able to be used in a variety of ways at the markets and the beds used for educational workshops. Look out for the new Local Food Connect marquee on market day.

Not sure how a certain supermarket snuck into the picture!

Apple pie competition this weekend!!

Come along to the Eltham Town Square this Saturday, taste some local foods while listening to local music! To enter the pie competition email or call Lucy Anderson (0419 351640). The winner will receive $500 in vouchers to spend at their choice of Eltham shop(s). This is a Harvest Month activity. Continue reading »