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My Organic Story – Alisha

Alisha is our new administration officer at The Organic Place but she is no stranger to an organic lifestyle. Very early on in life, Alisha cottoned on to the fact that her body reacted badly to pesticides. Ever since she could cook for herself, Alisha has purchased organic produce. She loves that her family reap […]

My Organic Story – Joanna

Joanna is an avid gardener and studies environmental science. She was dealing with a myriad of health issues when she decided to make a dramatic change to a Whole Food Plant Based Diet. This huge lifestyle change brought Joanna increased wellness as well as peace of mind that her diet was not only supporting herself […]

Be Breast Aware

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and with one in eight women being diagnosed before they reach the age of eighty six, it is something we just cannot ignore. The Organic Place is a workplace that employs many women and the communities to whom we deliver our products includes women from various backgrounds, careers and […]

Five Tips to a Winner Grand Final Barbecue

Organic BBQ Meat Pack

We all remember that barbecue get together when someone overdid or undercooked the meat. The last thing you want on a special day is to have your guests lose their appetite. Ensure your event is remembered for all the right reasons with these Five Tips to a Winner Grand Final Barbecue. Five Tips to a […]

What’s in Season September

What's In Season September

Spring has sprung and there’s a whole new variety of fresh fruit and veg coming your way. Here’s what you will find available in the month of September: Apples „ Asian greens „ Asparagus „ Beans „ Beetroot „ Berries „ Broccoli „ Carrots „ Cauliflower „ Chillies „ Garlic „ Grapefruit „ Lemons „ […]

Meet The Farmer: Busch Organics

This week in our Meet The Farmer Series we meet family-run business, Busch Organics, which has been an advocate for growing produce organically for decades. If you read their story I’m sure you will be moved by the family’s dedication to: the environment, their produce and their customers, by choosing to follow methods that benefit […]

Meet The Grower: Coolibah Herbs

1. Tell us a bit about yourself and your business. Michael & Jenny Bogicevic began growing a variety of vegetables and herbs on a small 45 acre farm outside Pearcedale on the Mornington Peninsula in the 1980s, selling the produce off the back of a truck in the old Melbourne Wholesale Market at Footscray.  Today, […]

My Organic Story – Carlie

This week in the My Organic Story series we hear from Carlie, Emergency Service worker, wife and mother of four. Despite leading a busy life, she still manages to organise fresh organic produce for her family and they all attest to the great flavour. 1. Tell us a bit about yourself. . . My husband […]