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 [...]

4 12, 2018

Smart Urban Forests at CERES

By |2018-12-04T09:17:05+11:00December 4th, 2018|Around Site, CERES Education|0 Comments

A new Swinburne University-led pilot program introduced at CERES Community Environment Park is using water-sensor technology to better manage urban forests. Swinburne University Water Resources Engineering senior lecturer, Dr Scott Rayburg, and his team have partnered with ICT International and RMIT University to install $31,000 worth of tree water sensors at CERES, located in [...]