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The SJ Food & Farm Alliance is Building a LOCAL food network 

Educating in sustainable healthy living
Passing on LOCAL skills & knowledge
Catering with healthy food options

Many many thanks to all of our fabulous VOLUNTEERS who did a great job on a great day  at the Food and Farm Fest.


We hope you all enjoyed yourselves and we look forward to an even better event next year!

Proudly supported by our sponsors

Check out how the Quarry Farm wicking beds are performing at the Food and Farm Fest on Saturday the 5th May.


See our calendar








Click here for more information as it comes to hand.

Latest News

The 

FOOD AND FARM FEST 

iCOMING 

 

MAY 5TH  MAKE SURE YOU GET YOUR TICKETS AT 


EVENTBRITE.

Our book, Food and Farms in the Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale is still available, if you would like one click here


Here is a short video of goings on at "let's launch Food and Farms in SJ.


New events on our calendar have now been posted.

Members of the SJ Food and Farm Alliance have been on the road gathering information for upcoming events, click here to see more...



Thanks to all those who came to our Joel Salatin event, the feedback we have had is amazing. Checkout our Joel Salatin Event here  - and of course there is heaps of information on the http://www.polyfacefarms.com/  website.

Our Vision
To support the Serpentine Jarrahdale Shire as a hub for sustainable peri-urban agriculture in the Peel (south of Perth)

Our Mission
To champion annual educational activities that support Peri-urban agriculture and influence broader issues such as food security, benefiting community health and nutrition and increasing local economies.

Objectives

Encourage healthy eating habits through education:-

Foster support for locally grown and value added  foods:-

Educate the community to access local fresh food, and understand the food supply chain:-

Raise awareness of the importance of small farms to community vitality and well being:-

Strengthen the relationship of urban communities to their surrounding agriculture and environment, through education:-

Click here to read about Food Sovereignty

We will initially deliver these objectives through a schedule of events that focus on:

Food and small farm education programs in each community-
Visits to local farms-
Home gardening workshops-
Development of local food initiatives-
From 'Garden to Gate to Dinner Plate' cooking demonstrations-
And anything else that will foster a stronger relationship with the urban and agricultural community.