Simplicity, freshness and minimal preparation this Christmas

Simplicity, freshness and minimal preparation this Christmas

12-12-2017

With Christmas just around the corner, many of us indulge in the opportunity to catch up with dear friends, family and loved ones. A wonderful excuse indeed to chill, laugh, and enjoy good food in the company of those we cherish. Read more

Salad-inspired gifts for your loved ones this Christmas

Salad-inspired Christmas gifts

11-12-2017

It’s the silly season where we’re running from Christmas party to ‘one last catch up with friends’ before the year comes to an end, planning what to cook on Christmas day and to top it all off we’ve a bunch of presents to buy... Read more

Truss tomatoes are a nutritious and delicious addition to vibrant salads or meals with their intense flavour, deep red colour and succulent burst on eating.

7 reasons to love truss tomatoes

06-11-2017

Truss tomatoes are a nutritious and delicious addition to vibrant salads or meals with their intense flavour, deep red colour and succulent burst on eating.  Read more

Here's six good reasons to make your own salad dressing and an easy 4-ingredient salad dressing recipe from Catherine Saxelby.

6 reasons to make your own salad dressing

01-11-2017

Why make your own salad dressing when there’s a whole aisle of them in all flavours and varieties in every supermarket? Here are six good reasons I think you should and I give you my easy, 4-ingredient, salad dressing recipe... Read more

Nutritionist Catherine Saxelby shares her 6 top reasons to eat more truss tomatoes

6 top reasons to eat more truss tomatoes

30-10-2017

The tomato, eaten as a vegetable but botanically classified as a fruit, is our second favourite vegetable. Much of this intake is in the form of tomato products like canned whole tomatoes, tomato pasta sauces, tomato paste... Read more

What is a Piel de Sapo melon?

What is a Piel de Sapo melon?

17-10-2017

Are you aware of the deliciously sweet and refreshing flavour of the Piel de Sapo melon? Originally from Spain, the melon is now grown in Australia all year round. Keep an eye out for this ugly melon and don't be afraid to try... Read more

Grow your own rockmelon

How to grow a rockmelon

11-10-2017

What you’ll need: Two rockmelon seedsA car tyrePotting mixA Hessian bag Fertiliser  Step one) Find a sunny spot in your backyard for your plant to grow. A rockmelon plant can grow to cover up to 4... Read more

Morris the Melon performs the melon dance

Morris rolls in to Toronto for Spring Fair

11-10-2017

It’s not every day you can see a rockmelon dancing, but for the local community of Toronto ‘Morris the Melon’ will make a special appearance at the annual Spring Fair.Presented by the social network Love My Salad, Morris will... Read more

Frances Tolson grew up on her family's vegetable farm

Childhood memories harvesting goodness

06-10-2017

Growing up on the family vegetable farm meant food was always harvested fresh and prepared with loved ones. It was just our lifestyle. Read more

BBQ time

Throw another pineapple on the barbie!

14-09-2017

What’s more Australian than firing up the grill for a backyard barbecue? Spring is finally here and we’ve got some vegetable dishes starring tomatoes, melons, eggplant, cucumber and capsicum that will be the talking point at... Read more

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