In a collaboration which stretches from the cattle in the paddock to sausages on the plate, more essential protein is on the menu for Australians in need thanks to a new partnership between Foodbank and MDH, a family-owned beef cattle enterprise. MDH has agreed to donate 1 tonne of beef trim each month which will […]
Each year the Supply Chain Logistics Assoc. Australia’s (SCLAA) annual Christmas party focuses on helping other people at a time when they need it the most. It is about having fun and knowing that you have made a difference. Over the last five years, Members of the SCLAA, the Australian Institute of Packaging, the Australian […]
Gospel Lighthouse Care serves school breakfasts 5 days each week to 2,000 children in Marsden alone. Della is Gospel Lighthouse’s Pastor and leads a team of volunteers passionate about providing kids with at least one healthy meal per day. So successful is their breakfast club that they also run a lunch club where children […]
Update – You made it Brisbane! 40 Tonne what an achievement! This is enough food to generate 80 000 meals, an amazing start to 2017! Thanks to Retail First Centres, Quest Community Newspapers , All Purpose Transport and all those who gave so generously! Retail First has been helping Foodbank feed families since 2009. We […]
Every season farmer deal with the elements, gluts in the market ‘ugly’ produce and the hardest of all the not to specification product that gets rejected namely by the retailer. 40% of Foodbank Queensland’s 12 million kilograms rescued last year was fresh produce from growers nationally. A staggering figure of fresh nutritional food that would […]
Every season farmers deal with the elements, gluts in the market ‘ugly’ produce and the hardest of all the not to specification product that gets rejected namely by the retailer.
40% of Foodbank Queensland’s 12 million kilograms rescued last year was fresh produce from growers nationally. A staggering figure of fresh nutritional food that would otherwise end up on the paddock floor if it wasn’t for proactive farmers who have got involved supporting the vulnerable in our community.
We have all been told it a million times – don’t judge a book by its cover, its what’s inside that counts, beauty is in the eye of the beholder . . . . Welcome to IMPERFECT PICKS brought to you by Harris Farm Markets. Fruit and vegetables that might not look perfect from the […]
The Australian grain industry has donated the equivalent of 8.8 million meals to the country’s largest food relief organisation, Foodbank Australia, to help feed those in need. Initiated by Grain Trade Australia (GTA), a Grain Industry Consultative Group partnered with Foodbank one year ago to coordinate the collection of the grain from individual growers through […]