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The Kitchen Gardener At Fox Hill Farm

After sad loss in the Victorian bushfires, Lynne Derwin has made a new beginning in the NSW Southern Highlands.

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BACKROADS TRAIL

The produce that grows on both sides of the Murray River is celebrated by an affiliation of primary producers and venues known as the Backroads Trail.

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EATING THROUGH ENGLAND’S GREEN AND PLEASANT LAND

Exploring the counties of Shropshire and Herefordshire in England’s pleasant land involves lots of eating and drinking

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QUINOA FARMERS

Diversify or die is the mantra of the modern farmer. Three Western Australian Wheatbelt families transported into the new world of the wonder food, quinoa.

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PADDOCK TO PLATE TASMANIAN BAKERY

Healthy connections between farmers, bakers and consumers have grown from humble beginnings in Tasmania.

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A CARROT FARMER’S SOLUTION TO WATER ISSUES

A carrot farmer and an industrial chemist have formed a partnership which may help to resolve some of the world’s water issues.

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MURRAY RIVER GOURMET PRODUCE

A gourmet food product provides a rosy solution to a major environmental problem.

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TASMANIA’S LOCAL HEROES

Tasmanian restaurateur Karen Burbury has built a hugely successful business from the most inauspicious foundations.

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SUN WORLD TABLE GRAPES

Farmers growing Sun World table grapes aim to provide consumers with a grape for every season

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ALEX ELLIOT-HOWERY’S PRESERVATIONS

If life gives Alex Elliott-Howery lemons, she salts and preserves them, or makes marmalade, or perhaps lemon cordial. One thing is for sure, nothing will go to waste.

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PADDOCK TO PLATE

A career in catering has taken Brigid Kennedy from the high seas to the Southern Highlands of NSW. But her heart has never strayed far from the farm where she spent her childhood.

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CHASING FLAVOURS WITH SALLY WISE

When Sally and Robert Wise host lunch in the garden at their home in Tasmania’s Derwent Valley, it’s all hands on deck with three generations manning the stoves.

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A SEASIDE CAFE

Sue and Chris Alison’s beachside cafe feeds their garden, which in turn delivers fresh produce for the kitchen.

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SHANNON GARSON’S CAKE RECIPES

The AC team were lucky to visit Shannon Garson where she baked us cakes.

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A DIETICIAN’S FOOD BAG

New Zealand foodie Nadia Lim inspires cooks from all levels of expertise with her simple, flavour-packed recipes.

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HARRY & LARRY’S ICE CREAM

In the past 20 years Harry & Larry’s ice-cream business has grown from boutique to booming.

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AIREYS INLET LAMB FARMER

A family tradition of holidaying by the Great Ocean Road resulted in a special venue for sharing good food with friends.

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salmon farm

SALMON FARM FIGHTS BACK

Rebuilding after the Victorian bushfires has been a remarkable journey for the Buxton Trout and Salmon Farm.

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RIVERSIDE REVIVAL

Jane and Neil Mackenzie have traded hectic corporate lives for a bucolic existence on the NSW mid-north coast.

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VICTORIAN GOAT FARM

Victorian farmers Dave and Connie Northey emerged from devastating bushfires with a new direction for their farm.

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CHOCOLATE FIX

Seeking stress relief from high-pressured jobs led to new careers in chocolate for Victorian couple Neil and Robyn Funston.

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A LUNCH IN THE ORCHARD

Food miles are reduced to metres when Janet Jeffs hosts lunch in the orchard with most ingredients sourced from her farm.

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RAISING THE BAR

Yealands Estate winery sets benchmarks for the wine industry way beyond its home shores.

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BY THE SEASHORE

Jane and Myles Lamberth are living the ultimate hand-crafted dream, running a cafe and a funky little shop.

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