• Brisbane Food City

    Brisbane Food City?is the work of myself, Ellia Guy, Catherine Simpson and Nick Stein who, together with a larger stakeholder team, submitted an?application?to the global?Food System Vision Prize,?spearheaded by The Rockefeller Foundation.??The prize is $US200,000 and the 10 finalists will be announced in just under six weeks, on the 3-7 August.? Our vision sees a

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  • Why I call myself a food advocate

    Hi, I?m Kylie and I’m a food advocate. Most people don?t really know what that means. The thing is it?s pretty tricky to explain exactly what a food advocate does, and more importantly, why I do what I do.  Ever since I was 14, I knew I wanted to work in a profession that was

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  • A Day on the Farm at Echo Valley

    We?ve been Echo Valley community supported agriculture (CSA) members now for six months and when the chance came to attend their Spring Farm tour last weekend to learn more about their farming practices we jumped at it.? We booked to stay in a cottage in Goomburra, which was close to the farm, and after a

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  • Who am I? A consumer or a citizen?

    It?s a strange thing to think about I know. Am I a consumer or a citizen? And why does it even matter? A report released last year, titled Food Citizenship looks at how these words carry different types of power, and how changing the way we think of ourselves, can impact on the future of

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