Byron Grass Fed

. We assume that beef labelled ‘grass fed’ comes from animals fed and raised naturally on pasture, but that’s not always the case according to local beef farmer Andrew Cameron. “Unfortunately grass fed is an unregulated term in Australia,” he said. “So when you see that on

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Suria Foods

THREE generations back, Katerina’s ancestors were exiled from Russia to a labour camp in Kazakhstan. “They were forced to live in a very harsh environment and to grow their own food,” she said. “They had to rely on the soil and, gather seasonal vegetable and preserve what

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Hot tips to keep cool

Arrive early, bring your cool bags, and have a cool drink. Follow those tips and you’re all set for an enjoyable trip to the market this summer.We open at 7am, so if you arrive then, you’ll beat the heat, and get the pick of the produce. Cool

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Shop local for Christmas

SHOPPING at your local farmers market this Christmas is a wonderful way to support local growers, the local economy and the environment. At the market there’s super fresh locally grown and produced food for your Christmas table that you will enjoy even more knowing where it has

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Christmas cheer!

The Mullumbimby Farmers Markets will be operating every week up until Christmas and over the New Year period. Our sister market at  New Brighton Farmers will open on Christmas Eve, Monday, December 24, to allow shoppers to pick up their last minute Christmas shopping and gifts.

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Bangalow Coffee

  Nashua coffee growers Michelle and Andy Clarke, of Bangalow Coffee, have been selling their fresh coffee at the Byron and New Brighton Farmers Markets for more than a decade, and have recently joined the Mullumbimby Farmers Market. Their coffee is handpicked when the coffee cherries are

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Byron Gourmet Pasta

Byron Gourmet Pasta is a local business that uses fresh local and organic ingredients to create a range of gourmet pastas, available at the Mullumbimby Farmers Market each week. The face of the business is Liam Ahern: Tell us a bit about the pasta you make? We

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Grow Your Own Lunch 2018

The Byron Shire’s budding farmers and chefs of the future came together at the Mullumbimby Farmers Market on Friday for the fourth annual Grow Your Own Lunchbox Challenge. Primary school students from seven local schools created a display of their garden produce, talked about their gardens and

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Baraka

Alan Schwarz is the owner of the New Brighton Farmers Market Middle Eastern dip and gourmet food stall, Baraka. The business recently won two silver medals for its products at the Sydney Royal Fine Food Show.  • Can you tell us a bit about the products you sell

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Kids, get growing!

  Local primary school students are set to put their gardening and cooking skills to the test in the fourth annual Mullumbimby Farmers Market Grow Your Own Lunchbox Challenge. On Friday November 2 teams of students from schools around the area will come together at the farmers

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