Tag Archives: organic farming

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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

You may have already heard that recently The Organic Place has had some big changes. As well as your usual market fresh organic fruit and vegetables, bread and dairy order, we are now able to deliver high quality organic meat to your door. Even more exciting is that we have an array of special organic […]