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“Grown and Gathered” Book Review and Giveaway

Eat Local Ballarat received two complimentary copies of “Grown and Gathered, to review and giveaway, for this post. “Grown and Gathered” is a modern Australian guide to local eating and connecting with your place...

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Local Food at the Ballarat Show

On Friday, Eat Local Ballarat paid a visit to the Ballarat Show. The show is in its 150th year. Like most agricultural shows Australia-wide, began as an opportunity for local farmers to come together...

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What to plant in November in Ballarat

November is traditionally the time to plant tomatoes in Ballarat – Melbourne Cup Day, specifically, but with weather like this year’s, nobody will blame you if you’re a bit late. This is the month...

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What to plant in October in Ballarat

If you want to grow veggies over the summer, October is prime planting season.  As the weather warms up, delicate spring greens like lettuce and bok choy are at their peak, and seasonal treats...