BIODYNAMIC vs ORGANIC – I was talking to a friend the other day about a seminar I recently attended on biodynamic gardening.’ he exclaimed. “Isn’t that all about burying cow horns and planting lettuce at midnight under the full moon!
KNOW YOUR FARMER - Bauer's Organic Farm | Know your farmer, know your food... The Lockyer Valley is listed in the Top Ten Most Fertile Farming Areas in the World. And, right in the heart of this rich, fertile valley lies Bauer’s Organic Farm
CARROTS ARE EASY TO TAKE FOR GRANTED! Organic carrot crops are booming again – just in time for spring salads, juicing or a lovely moist carrot cake... Take a look at today’s NEW post on our website for more info on this super root veg and delcious carrot recipes.
ORGANIC CERTIFICATION 101 – What do think of when you see the word ‘ORGANIC’ on a product label? Does it conjure up images of spray-free farming, chickens roaming in lush pastures and muddy farmers boots? No? Just me then! We all have a different idea of what ‘organic’ means, so how can we be sure that the organic products we buy have been produced using best-practice organic methods?
Australia’s Organic industry is constantly growing, and consumers are driving the demand. More and more Australians are choosing local and organic produce, and well into the next generations we will continue to demand the finest and freshest foods available to us. If you sell or are thinking about selling organic products, here’s an excellent article well worth a read ‘The top 8 reasons your customers are going Organic’. READ MORE HERE http://bit.ly/1M7dIMp
AUSTRALIAN ORGANIC AWARENESS MONTH 2016 – There’s nothing like the beginning of spring to make you appreciate the natural world around you... September is @AustralianOrganic Awareness Month > Follow the link to our website for more info 🌱💚
GM NO! – What’s the go on GMO? Today’s new post on our website takes a look at GMOs and the easiest way to avoid them.
THE HUMBLE MUSHROOM – Mushrooms are very porous, just like a little sponge they readily absorb pesticides and fungicides. Take a look at today’s new post on our website to learn more about why you need to choose Organic.
THE DIRT ON SPUDS – Do you know anyone who doesn’t like potatoes? The new post on our website “The Dirt on Spuds” takes a look at one of winter’s favourite nutritional powerhouses and a local grower 💚🌱
GOOGA FARMS - Know your farmer, know your food! Avocados are nutritional powerhouses. Loaded with good fats, fibre, Vitamin E, potassium and antioxidants, these fruits boast an abundance of health benefits. Want to know the best news? The Queensland grown organic avocados have finally arrived! This season has yielded an absolute bumper crop, with an oversupply (can you ever have too many!?) of delicious, creamy, locally grown Hass avocados that are ripe and ready to eat.
THINK BEFORE YOU EAT – At a time when our lifestyles are busier than ever, and trendy diets lurk around every corner, choosing healthy food for you and your family has become an overwhelming task. To add to the confusion, we can no longer define ‘healthy food’ by its nutritional quality alone.