ABOUT US

We are gardeners, farmers, and first time producers of our own backyard fodder, who meet monthly to learn about living and growing sustainably in the Hunter Valley & surrounds.

Secretary (Barbara): 0402 052 248

 

Mailing address:
60 Oswald Lane, Oswald 2321 NSW

 

hunterorganicgrowerssociety@gmail.com

All members receive free entry to field days, one free workshop per year, our monthly newsletter & that good feeling that you're apart of positive change.

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May 11, 2018

On an unassuming block of neat and tidy homes in a fairly new and conservative sub-developed estate I found myself scratching my head and wondering if I had taken a wrong turn when directing myself to our May HOGS field day. I peered up the street wishing to see a fami...

April 13, 2018

In April 2018 we had the pleasure of being invited on a tour of the herbarium at Hunter Region Botanic Gardens by two of the volunteers there - Andrew Pengelly and Kathleen (Kat) Bennett. We are also very lucky to have Andrew and Kat as members of HOGS. For many who at...

March 9, 2018

Each year Hunter Organic Growers pays for a workshop or tour for members to attend. The
Barramundi Fish Farm was the 2018 choice, and was well attended by members and visitors.


14 of us arrived for lunch at the Fish Farm's restaurant "COOKABARRA" where we greatly enjoy...

February 28, 2018

The trees are dripping in cool shade, a natural atrium opens up like a cathedral under the trees. It's been a hot summer and this 5 acre bushland site is a welcome gathering spot to learn from two dedicated Landcare volunteers that have created something special on the...

July 30, 2017

Rehabilitating the land with animals, HOGS July Field Day: Grace Springs Farm 'We are soil & grass farmers' says Virginia, as she weaves her way through the paddock, pointing out grass types and the

July 16, 2017

We love sharing our stories of farm trips, garden visits, workshops and other activities we've been up to with you! Now our newsletter stories can be found here on our blog, so you can visit them anytime and check back on some old but good ones!

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