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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...

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October 2016: Local Food Events in and around Ballarat

We’re all waiting for the weather to warm up, and many of us are getting our veggie gardens started for the summer.  Here are some local food events to get you out and about...