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Register for the Ballarat Local Food Forum

The Ballarat Local Food Forum is coming up in just two weeks.  Up to a hundred local food people – producers, distributors, retailers, restauranteurs, community groups, health professionals, and others – will be gathering...

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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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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...