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Billy goat plum, Gubinge or Kakadu plum

HATS off to the Australian Prawn Farmers Association. Reported by Robin McConochie in ABC Rural Report in October 2014 the story of the Gubinge and the latest research done the Griffith University. Researcher Dr. Yasmina Sultanbawa talks to McConochie about the Gubinge powder being used as as a antimicrobial in […]


Northern Star Ocean Group

SUNDAY October 19th brought Slow Food Perth members and friends and family of Ian and Loretta Ricciardi, director of Northern Star Ocean Group together for Slow Food Perth’s Local Seafood event showcasing four of Northern Star’s products. The Northern Star Ocean Group is a family owned Western Australian business who […]


WAW

BEN Shrewry’s What a Wonderful World, WAW event took place over the weekend of 4/5th October. Shewry says. “I’d like this gathering to be a time when people can check out for a moment; stop, talk and take their bearings and think about what we’re all doing, whether it’s as […]


4Real Milk

DAIRY farmer Greg Dennis and recent Dairy Farmer of the Year was interviewed by Landline presenter Pip Courtney about his innovative approach to dairy farming. Greg Dennis is attracting national attention and praise for his bold approach to solving the problem of what he says is the poor treatment of […]


Ancient agriculture in Australia

CAMERON Wilson presenter of ABC program Bush Telegraph explores the topic of Australia’s aboriginal ancient land management past. Guests on his program range from, Bill Gammage, historian and author of “The “Biggest Estate on Earth; Bill Pascoe,”teacher and author of “Dark Emu”; Beth Gott Adjunct research fellow at Monash Univerity; […]


Destination Flavour

SBS program Destination Flavour with Adam Liew travels to the North West of Western Australia to the Dampier Peninsular. His first stop is at the Minyirr Park, between the sea and Broome, a conservation park managed by local indigenous rangers. Mick Lo one of the custodians/rangers explains to Adam how […]


Ethical production at Wilburs Farm

BUSH Telegraph presenter Cameron Mitchell visits Tammi & Stuart Jonas’s farm where they ethically raise their rare breed pigs. Tammi & Stuart gave custody to Bush Telegraph of a large black male piglet called Wilbur 101 and the listeners were invited to vote in regular online polls on how best […]


Free range meat producers

ABC Bush Telegraph brought to attention some of the issues of how a few free range meat producers are solving the problem of shortening the supply chain from paddock to plate. Farmers Jeff Pow from the South West of Western Australia and Tammi Jonas from Victoria talk to presenter Cameron […]


Broome verge gardens and bush foods

PAT Torres and Val Sibosado, Slow Food Perth members and nominated Terra Madre delegates were interviewed by Damien Carrick of ABC’s “First Bite” Radio National program, about their ‘veggies on the verge’. Pat and Aunty Val talk to Damien about their ideas that started them to create their community vegetable […]


Avon Valley Food Festival 1

AVON Valley Food Festival is to be held this coming long weekend, the 31st May and the 1st June in Northam. Eighty five producers will be exhibiting their produce amongst whom will be some Slow Food members and the produce from the monastery of the Benedictine monks of New Norcia. […]