Victorians can use the Local Harvest website, winner of a 2012 Green Lifestyle Award website to find local food nearby. You just enter your postcode to find farmers’ markets, farm-gate produce, local food swaps, community gardens, organic retailers… Why should you do this? Check out the short video ‘A Little Local Knowledge’ presented by Arabella Forge – nutritionist, frugavore and Mum, and you’ll soon see why.

    Five Things You Can Do To Get More Connected To Your Food

  • Eat out
  • Grow and share
  • Buy Direct
  • Learn and participate
  • Meet the farmer

How Do You ‘Take The Challenge At Local Harvest’?

Go here for details, then:

  • Choose your challenge – Bite-Sized, Meal-Sized or Feast-Sized
  • Form a team with your friends or neighbours
  • Link up with other people taking the challenge in you locality
  • Organise a ‘local pot-luck’ dinner to celebrate the week
  • Blog your discoveries and experiences (see 2012 blogs)

Support local growers & reclaim your food choices!

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