Farming

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Buy organic and save

Tuesday, 31 January 2012

We all know we should be eating organic – but sometimes it can seem just a little too beyond budget! We’ve investigated how to eat organic without breaking the bank.

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Instant Expert: Fracking

Monday, 7 November 2011

Following the release of the US documentary Gasland earlier this year, fracking has become an explosive topic. What is it and why the controversy?

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Counting sheep

Monday, 25 July 2011

Wool has become an Aussie cold weather essential. But is the very fibre itself being pulled over our eyes of the high environmental & ethical impact of this popular thread?

Farm Gate Trail 2013

Saturday 8 June - Monday 10 june, 2013
Get a first hand look at how some of the produce we eat is grown and meet local farmers and specialists on the 2013 Farm Gate Trail. Visitors can self-drive to the 10 farms that are participating and gain information on topics and farming techniques, such as biodiversity and free range farming. The event is kid friendly as well, with opportunities to play with the baby animals while they're learning about where the food on our plate comes from.

Where: Port Macquarie
When: Saturday 8 June - Monday 10 june
Click here for more information.

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Escape to River Cottage

Tuesday, 25 October 2011

Follow city-slicker Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's comical year-long experiment to live off nothing but the fat of the land and the sweat of his brow.

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