Sustainable Living Armidale Youth Awards
We are looking for ideas from young people promoting awareness about climate change, we are calling it SLAya and there are prizes to be won!!
Armidale Vegetable Sowing Guide
This guide shows planting time periods that should allow you to get a crop in Armidale.

Food

Armidale Local Food is a small group of committed SLA members wishing to raise community awareness in relation to the promotion of local food within Armidale and surrounding districts.

At their regular market stall with the Armidale Farmers Markets, ALF provides a wide variety of local chemical free produce from the Community garden and backyard gardens, for sale to the community.

Throughout the year, workshops will be held in areas of interest including composting, planting and garden tours with the possibility to include pruning, seed saving and poultry care.

Armidale Vegetable Sowing Guide PDF

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SLA stall at Saumarez markets is going bananas

SLA stall at Saumarez markets is going bananas

[ Sunday, 8 Dec; 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] The SLA/Community Garden/Armidale Local Food stall (the one with the yellow roof) has sourced some supplies from Coffs Harbour independent producers. They will have bananas, tomatoes, avocado, cucumbers — and Blueberries! Local fruit and veg are so tasty and awesome! Make sure you are up early so you don’t miss out… full article »

Climate Matters: Biochar for Sustainable Soils

Climate Matters: Biochar for Sustainable Soils

  Land degradation affects 24% of global land area, with 24 billion tons of fertile soil and 12 million hectares of productive land lost annually. Globally, 1.5 billion people live on degraded lands, and the world’s population is expected to reach 9 billion by 2050. Feeding this growing population is a major challenge, particularly as climate change […] full article »