Food Security

Australian Community Food Hubs conference Bendigo August 8th & 9th

Last year, after completing a Food Hub Feasibility Study for the City of Greater Bendigo, followed by one for Wangaratta, and with one for Wyndham Council in our sites, it seemed that now may be the time to have a conference in Australia about food hubs - community food hubs in particular. As our research [...]

Food Growing as ‘The New Prevention’

Our changing climate is predicted to worsen the obesity crisis in Australia, with availability and cost of fresh produce predicted to increase. Elsewhere, the connection between failed crops, food prices and civic unrest is now being told, where food security, linked to: •       Availability - a supply of fresh, healthy food, •       Access - whats [...]

By |April 20th, 2016|Bringing People Together, Community Food Hubs, Creating Environmental Outcomes, Food Security, Growing Change, Local Community Food Initiatives|Comments Off on Food Growing as ‘The New Prevention’