Melbourne as the seed of the open food revolution, when we stopped asking nicely

Melbourne as the seed of the open food revolution, when we stopped asking nicely

Posted by on October 14, 2013 in Food Web, Open Food, Ownership & Governance, Philosophy | Comments Off on Melbourne as the seed of the open food revolution, when we stopped asking nicely

Kirsten was invited with her Victorian Eco-Innovation Lab hat on to be part of a recent panel discussion at the Festival of Ideas in Melbourne (Oct 2 2013).  Panelists were asked to respond to and discuss the following question. ‘Imagine it is October 2nd 2033 and we now live in a world in which the transition to a healthy, just, […]

Eaterprises is excited!

Eaterprises is excited!

……that its only one more sleep to Eco City Melbourne Food Forum! Kirsten will be giving a taster of all things Eaterprises and Open Food Web Foundation at tonight’s lightening talks session.  And then we’re ready to roll up our sleeves and talk and listen and generally have fun…in equal measure on Friday!   Here’s 10 things we’re particularly excited […]

Wholeshare

Wholeshare

Posted by on June 10, 2012 in Food Web, Things We Like, Tools | Comments Off on Wholeshare

This is one of the coolest things we’ve uncovered in the last little while.  Wholeshare seems to be in beta testing phase and originates in the US.  From their website: “At its core, Wholeshare has two major components: an online marketplace and online group ordering. The marketplace allows people to find out what collective purchasing options are available in their […]

Some great platforms out there!

Some great platforms out there!

Posted by on January 17, 2012 in Food Web, Things We Like | Comments Off on Some great platforms out there!

In developing our ideas around local food web we have been looking at some fantastic platforms already out there.  We are really keen to hear from people about other good models they have come across… Here are some that we have already been talking to: Sustaination (UK)  Local Dirt (US)  www.localfoodcoop.org Local Food Systems (Ohio) OOOOBY (NZ)  They all do different […]