Tag Archives: organic farming

Insecticides

Last week we delved into the world of pesticides and discovered that they are categorised depending on which type of pest they are targeting.This week we are looking into insecticides, which as the name suggests, target insects.  What are insecticides? When we hear the word insecticide we no doubt immediately think of those used in […]

Pesticides Profile

As you know, at The Organic Place we like our produce to be certified organic so that we can ensure that only the freshest, most nutritious fruit and vegetables are being delivered to you. Hold the toxins and nasties, thank you very much! It’s a comfort to know that we are bypassing the chemicals that […]

No Plastic Bags Here: Five Reasons We Are Cleaner And Greener

Five Reasons Why You Should Eat Seasonally

In the wake of the plastic bag ban, most of us have come to appreciate that we need greener everyday habits to ensure the longevity of our environment. While the majority of supermarkets are only getting on board now, The Organic Place has been advocating for cleaner and greener produce, materials and procedures from the […]

My Organic Story – Sarah

In this chapter of the My Organic Story series we hear from Sarah, childhood intervention specialist, wife and mother. Sarah’s passion to provide a healthy and holistic lifestyle for her family is obvious and her thoughts on why we should eat organic make perfect sense. Sarah’s story is just further confirmation as to why going […]

Cherry Tree Organics

cherry tree organics, www.theorganicplace.com.au

Quite often, our community members ask where they can purchase high quality, local, organic meat from. We’ve been thinking, plotting and planning for a while now and we’re super excited to announce that as of this week you will be able to order organic meat through us! Orders will need to be placed by 12noon […]

Meet the Farmer Series – Colin and Sally’s Organic Lamb & Beef

Here at The Organic Place we specialise in fruit and veg but there is a whole other world of organic food out there, including organic meat. As a family, we have always sourced our meat from Colin and Sally’s Organic Lamb and Beef; we just love these guys! We love that they are a young […]

Meet the Farmer Series- Mt Alma Fresh Organics

The Organic Place is passionate about supporting local famers and businesses. We love hearing the stories behind the products we source; there is so much time, energy and hard work that go into them! Over the past year we’ve introduced you to some our fantastic suppliers like Bob from Bob’s and Chris’ Mandarin Farm,  John […]