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on 2 Jul, 22:38
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Penang Funmers Life Market

Penang Funmers Life Market
Past Event
5 Jul
8:00 - 12:00
No location

Hi all, 
As usual every month first week of Sunday, is Funmers Life Market at Pusat AgroPelancongan Relau.

Our organic farmer, Mei Shy, been organizing the market on herself, trying to gather organic farmers together and create farmers market without middleman.

This also has been a platform for Pesticide Action Network Asia Pacific (PAN AP) to raise awareness among Penangites about food safety & impact of pesticides in our life.

Come & join us this Sunday to get to know organic farmers who produce healthy food for us.

What kind of stuff/produce you can get from this market?

Organic/Natural
Fresh
Healthy
Handmade

 

 

Date: 5 July 2015
Time: 8AM-12PM
Venue: Pusat AgroPelancongan Relau
(Please click the hyperlink for direction)

*Please bring your own recycled bags & food boxes to reduce waste.

For more info please contact Wonder Wilderfarm (Ms. Loi 0125536898)

on 15 Jun, 21:19
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Evening Organic Farmers Market at Straits Quay, Penang

Evening Organic Farmers Market at Straits Quay, Penang
Past Event

The next Evening Organic Farmers Market will be held on 21 June, 2015 from 4pm to 7pm. An important objective of these markets is to build a bond between the farmers and end users. We want to increase the confidence of the public in the authenticity of our organic products and build understanding of the challenges these small farmers face. We expect 19 participants, with fresh organic fruits and vegetables, free-range eggs, herbs & spices. There will also be vegan dishes such as nasi kerabu (some dishes are prepared using pottery cookware), peanut butter, mushroom growing kits, artistic performances, hand-made soap and other hand-made products and much more besides.
We started with these markets last year April in order to introduce healthy organic food to the community. Together, Real Food and the Farmers also hope to raise awareness of the environmental friendliness of organic farming, our food production without pesticides and other poisons. We want to protect our environment for future generations so that they too might enjoy good health through organic food.
These activities are organized by Real Food and the Straits Quay management. The Evening Organic Farmers Market will be held on the 3rd Sunday of every month. The venue will be at Real Food, Straits Quay. For further information, please contact Ms Carmen on 04-8908295.

Pesticides Action Network Asia Pacific (PANAP) will also be there so please drop by our booth to view our photo gallery of the PhotoVoice Workshop we conducted in Cameron Highlands with schoolchildren at an organic farm and pick up our Protect Our Children Against Toxic Pesticides Campaign materials for free! There will also be a Zee the Bee children’s storytelling session at Straits Quay at 5.30-6.00pm on Sunday.

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