21 04, 2019

Community Sufficiency not Self Sufficiency

By |2019-12-12T12:38:17+11:00April 21st, 2019|Farm and Food, Monthly Member Update|0 Comments

Member Update April 2019. “Growing food needs to be less about self-sufficiency and more about community-sufficiency.”  Farmer Caitlin Caitlin works at Honey Lane, the registered Organic Market Garden here at CERES. With these words she succinctly underlines a subtle yet powerful shift in story that can be heard from many different pockets of our community [...]

24 09, 2018

Your friendly neighbourhood tomato growing guide: Step 1. Choosing the Right Tomato for You

By |2018-10-22T14:24:12+11:00September 24th, 2018|Nursery Advice|0 Comments

It's not unusual this time of year to see a CERES Nursery horticulturalist gesticulating wildly in the tomato section, trying to convey a sense of JUST HOW BIG a particular variety will grow, while a queue of customers look on wide-eyed and captivated! We thought we'd make it easy for you and post some [...]