Articles by: Willunga Farmers Market

Wintry Willunga: July 2015

Wintry Willunga: July 2015

It’s cold, wet and miserable, and the Brassica’s are loving it! This season is all about leafy greens and root veg, so wrap your lips around these sweet winter treats: Brussel Sprouts Kohl Rabi Wombok Broccoli Cauliflower Parsnips Carrots Kale Spinach

Fleurieu Living Magazine 3rd birthday

It’s Fleurieu Living Magazine’s 3rd birthday party. Friday 19 June, Pennys Hill Winery, $35 per ticket. www.fleurieuliving.com.au

Learn the art of fruit tree pruning

Fruit tree pruning workshop with rare fruit specialist Ross Boag, Ashbourne Valley Orchards. Sat 13 June, 10am Free, Willunga Town Square

Young Farmers Scholarship recipient digs deep 8.4.15

Media Release Young Farmers Scholarship recipient digs deep   Kate Washington dug deep to ensure she was successful for the second annual Willunga Farmers Market Young Farmers Scholarship. Using organic methods, Kate will be farming heirloom vegetables on a reclaimed vineyard block in McLaren Vale; a mere 5km from the […]

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Tour Down Under Twilight Market

Tour Down Under Twilight Market

This summer is looking to be sensational, with plenty of seasonal produce, and oh, what’s that? TWILIGHT MARKETS! TOUR DOWN UNDER TWILIGHT MARKET Fri 22 Jan, 5:30 to 8:30pm Willunga Rec Park NB: We are CLOSED Sat 23 Jan, for Stage 5 of the Tour Down Under. We are CLOSED Sat 23 […]

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Willunga Farmers Market seeks more producers 24.9.14

Media Release                               For immediate release Willunga Farmers Market seeks more producers Willunga Farmers Market, (WFM) South Australia’s first farmers market, is seeking applications from Fleurieu Peninsula based food producers. After working closely with the City of Onkaparinga, WFM has been granted a site extension, enabling the market to trade in […]

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World leader in permaculture takes to farmers markets 14.5.14

Media Release                               For immediate release World leader in permaculture takes to farmers markets   Darren Doherty, one of the world’s most acclaimed permaculture specialists, is taking the shoppers of Willunga Farmers Market under his wing. 10:30am Saturday 24 May, Darren will take over the market square sharing his knowledge on […]

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Young Farmers Scholarship recipients break new ground 15.1.14

Media Release   Young Farmers Scholarship recipients break new ground The young recipients of the Willunga Farmers Market pilot Young Farmers Scholarship first broke ground on Wednesday with soil regeneration of their market garden plot under way. The $10,000 scholarship has been awarded to a collective of four youths from […]

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Young Farmers Scholarship draws new farmers to the Fleurieu 3.11.13

Media Release                               Young Farmers Scholarship draws new farmers to the Fleurieu Willunga Farmers Market is introducing the Young Farmers Scholarship, a $10,000 scholarship open to 18 to 35 year olds interested in farming but discouraged by the obstacles of entering the industry, like access to land, equipment and start up […]

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Rare pears a world first at Willunga Farmers Market 10.7.13

Media Release                               For immediate release Rare pears a world first at Willunga Farmers Market Ashbourne Valley Orchards continue to wow the crowds at Willunga Farmers Market with their rare pears. The only known commercial grower of the Durondeau pear in the world and the only commercial grower of a number […]

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