Rain and Creativity

Rain and Creativity

Well, I’ve been a bit quiet on the blog front lately!  My excuse, I’m waiting for rain…  Yes, sounds lame and somewhat disconnected doesn’t it, but really when it rains I feel very creative! I love nothing more than recoiling inside and listening to the rain on the...
How to Celebrate National Ag Day?

How to Celebrate National Ag Day?

The 21st of November 2017 marks the inaugural National Ag Day in Australia. North Queensland will be celebrating National Ag Day in style with a Farmer Meets Foodie Forum on Tuesday 21st November at the Mareeba International Club from 10am to 5pm followed by a Food...
Taste of the Tablelands

Taste of the Tablelands

I had the privilege of hearing firsthand from Tableland producers at the Farmer Meets Foodie sessions at this year’s Taste of the Tablelands. I interviewed a variety of innovative farmers who shared their stories, challenges and information about their products. The...
Love Lee Cooking Loves Local Food!

Love Lee Cooking Loves Local Food!

I first met Leeandra Norman through our mutual interest of bringing home grown food and cooking skills to kids in remote communities. She turned up as a replacement for another chef I had organised, driving a mere 850km round trip to share her knowledge of cooking...
Healthy Beef

Healthy Beef

October 11, 2016 Inspirational is probably the best way to describe my visit to Bushy Creek Farm. I spent a morning with the amazing Julie Larson who, with husband Tony, has over the past 6 years developed their Julatten property on the Northern End of the Atherton...

Started a website ended up with a blog

I’ve set out to build a website to share my quest to match farmers to foodies and through my limited knowledge of building websites made a blog site by accident! I have been contemplating blogging about my exploration into sourcing local produce and the best places to...