Huon Producers' Network

Adapting Agriculture for a Changing Climate

Notes accompanying the presentation as delivered by Dr Bec Harris, Lecturer Physical Geography (Climatology) Geography and Spatial Sciences, UTAS.

Many thanks to Bec for allowing us to share this information.

Supercharging your Soil

Pt 1

HPN notes accompanying the site visit to Scrubby Hill Farm.

Supercharging your Soil

Pt 2

Notes accompanying the training event, courtesy of Letitia Ware.

Practical Grafting – Notes

Establishing an Orchard – Notes

The Power Of Local

One of the goals of the network is to encourage the Multiplier Effect – ways to keep money circulating in the community and increasing the economic activity of our area. Supporting local businesses has a positive impact on the community. This poster provides an example of how it works.

What’s in Season?

Want to eat  what’s seasonal in Tasmania but don’t know what is?

A handy printable guide to what’s available when

Click the image to download a high resolution version

You say Potato, I say Pink Eye?

There are more to potatoes than washed and unwashed

in Tasmania we have a huge range to choose from

Click on the image to download a  printable version

The Huon Producers’ Network banner

Additional Resources

  • For Tasmanian sowing you can refer to SeedFreaks’ monthly guides: here
  • For seasonality & healthy eating tips Eat Well Tasmania have some comprehensive lists
  • For sources of surplus produce and community sharing why not reach out to your local Crop Swap group