Author Archives: Centre for Organic Research and Education

CORE celebrates NOW 2013 at Cana Farm!

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In celebration of National Organic Week 2013 (4-13 October), the Centre for Organic Research & Education (CORE) was holding a free event for locals at Cana Communities Farm. The farm opened its gates to host a variety of organic farming …

National Organic Week 2013 has been a real success!

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National Organic Week Australia (NOW) is 10 days of targeted media and locally-staged activities designed to increase awareness of the benefits of organic products and farming production systems and accelerate the uptake of these in the wider Australian community and …

Australian Organics Recycling Association (AORA) Awards Dinner

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Celebrating and showcasing compost innovation and soil improvement across New South Wales. The Australian Organics and Recycling Association (AORA) is holding the Annual Compost Awards Night dinner on Friday 5th of July. AORA works with the New South Wales government to raise …

Australian Organics Recycling Association (AORA) Annual Members’ Meeting

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Friday 5th July 2013 is an important day for the Recycled Organics industry. The Australian Organics Recycling Association is holding their Annual Members’ Meeting on Friday 5th of July 2013. PROGRAM: 11am – 1pm: Workshop on AORA achievements and where to …

Article on Joe the farmer using CORE mulch in The Land newspaper

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The Land has featured Joe, a farmer participating to the Mulch Trial conduced by CORE, in last week’s newspaper. “This mulch has been absolutely amazing – we’ve been using it for 18 months now and started seeing results about six …

Costa Launches ICAW 2013

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Costa launched International Composting Awareness Week Australia (ICAW) 2013 during the CORE Mulch Farmers Get Together on Friday 15th February at CANA Community Farm in the Sydney region. The event was organised to explain CORE’s background and present its vision …

International Composting Awareness Week Australia, get ready and your hands dirty!

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International Composting Awareness Week Australia is coming up: 6-11th May 2013 For more details see: www.compostweek.com.au

CORE Lunchroom Movie & Organic Lunch

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In honour of National Organic Week (NOW) Australia, CORE organised an organic lunch on Thursday, 24 October 2012 for the CORE Team. The movie Food Inc., a documentary that examines corporate food issues and food security, was shown during the …

National Recycling Week, coming-up!

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Planet Ark’s National Recycling Week campaign promotes the importance of reducing, reusing and recycling! National Recycling Week 2012 runs from Monday 12 – Sunday 18 November. For more information: recyclingweek.planetark.org

The fifth annual Compost Ball, a success!

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The fifth annual Compost Ball took place on Saturday 2nd June in Dee Why, Sydney, and was a great success! TV personality Costa the Composter Georgiadis and his chicken Kinky were the host of the evening along with Laurie, the …