Connecting gardens, groups and growers to create a more resilient food future in Darebin

Farmer Incubator’s Pop Up Garlic Farmers program 2020 – Starts 29 Feb!

Farmer Incubator are a non-profit organisation aiming to help grow future farmers from an enterprising collective of young people who are concerned about food quality, sovereignty and security, and who are yearning to work the land. Their famous Pop-Up Garlic Farmers program is running for its sixth year! In this program, participants are supported to […]

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Sylvester Hive invites you to 2 exciting end of year events!

Sylvester Hive is inviting you to celebrate what has been a super productive year for them at these 2 exciting events: 1.’Buzz and Dig’ native workshop Help identify native bees and understand their nesting behaviour. Understand why insect biodiversity is so important and how you can encourage native bees to your garden When: Thursday 29 November from […]

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Horticulture Therapy – Why we need MORE School Gardens…. Dirty Hands Make Happy Hearts !

Gardening is an engaging activity for children of all ages and abilities. Join us in visiting 3 special school settings where students can enjoy the recreational & therapeutic benefits of gardening. Teachers and volunteers will gain an insight into: – Recreational/therapeutic and pre-vocational benefits of gardening – The delivery of a Certificate 2 program in […]

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2016 Backyard Harvest Festival a Hit with Home Food Gardeners!

The Spring Darebin Backyard Harvest Festival has just wrapped up with visitors enjoying a fascinating variety of private food gardens and workshop topics delivered by our talented hosts: Robbie, Elena, Lee, Fotios, Effy, Damian, Steve, Georgia, Luigi, Emanuela, Kat, Kim, Angelo, George, Marika, Antonis, Michael, Dru, Maya, Jessamy and Harry. We can’t thank you enough […]

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