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KEEP IT IN THE FAMILY

By | Asian Produce, Autumn, availability, Local, Produce, Produce Varieties, Sydney Markets, Vegetable, Winter | No Comments

Q: What plant did these vastly different vegetables stem from? While they may seem an unlikely grouping, the Winter vegetables listed below are all from the same species. They are all classified as cultivars of Brassica Oleracea, one of the world’s most diverse plant species which includes kale, collard greens, broccoli, broccolini, chinese broccoli, cauliflower, cabbages, Brussels sprouts and kohlrabi….

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TRUE LOCAL

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Q: With the urban sprawl of Sydney, do we have truly local produce available?  The Crave, Sydney International Food Festival is well and truly underway with Sydneysiders (and travelling foodies) basking in the glow of World Class chefs and the latest food trends. Despite its international focus, the festival keeps some things close to home. The 100 mile meal challenge,…

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