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Railton Farmers Market Railway Hotel car
park, 9am to 1pm. Details: Jackie Gillespie
0427 652 366.
Richmond Farmers and Makers Market
Town Hall, Richmond, 9am to 3pm. Details:
Harvest Launceston Community Farmers
Market Cimitiere St car park, Launceston,
8.30am to 12.30pm. Details: 0417 352 780 or
Big River Growers Market Willow Court
Complex, New Norfolk, 9am to 2pm. Details:
Mowbray Community Market 330-336
Invermay Rd, Mowbray, 9am to 3pm. Details:
Richard 0418 133 308.
Smithton Saturday Market 135 Nelson St,
Smithton, 8.30am to 3pm. Details: Ray
Murphy 0418 144 249.
St Helens Market Memorial Hall, Cecilia St,
St Helens, 8am to noon. Details:
Burnie Farmers Market Showgrounds,
Burnie, 8.30am to noon. Details: 6431 5882.
Burnie Foreshore Market Burnie Yacht
Club, South Burnie, 8am to 1pm. Details:
0488 152 339.
Huonville Market Town Hall, Huonville,
10am to 2pm. Details: Sami 0400 505 069.
St Marys Market Community Hall, St Marys,
9am to 1pm. Details: Robina 6372 2022.
Bridport Market Main Rd, Bridport, 9am to
2pm. Details: Annemarie Laubsch 63561474
Deloraine Market Showgrounds, Deloraine,
9am to 1pm. Details: Bodhi McSweeney
0409 695 321.
Oatlands Community Market Oatlands
Rechabite Hall, Gay St, Oatlands, 9am to 1pm.
Details: Rowena McDougall 0448 438 363.
Latrobe Village Market 169-171 Gilbert St,
Latrobe, 7am to 2pm. Details: 0429 779 990,
Tasmanian Farm Gate Bathurst St, Hobart,
9am to 1pm. Details: Madi Peattie 6234 5625
or 0401 925 439.
Sorell Market Community Hall, Sorell, until
1.30pm. Details: Rod 0417 509 558.
Penguin Market Old Primary School,
Penguin, 9am to 3.30pm. Details:
Don Village Market Memorial Hall, Don,
8am to 2.30pm. Details: 0428 921 443.
Esk Market Showgrounds, Launceston, 9am
to 2pm. Details: Philip Le Fevre 0408 487 154.
Evandale Market Russel St, Evandale, 8am
to 2pm. Details: Peter Woof 6391 9191.
Hobart Showground Market
Showgrounds, Howard Rd, Glenorchy, 8am
to 2pm. Details: 6272 6812.
Cradle Coast Farmers Market Pier Wharf,
Ulverstone, 8.30am to 12.30pm. Details: Ian
0418 386 380.
Axemans Makers Market Axemans Hall of
Fame, Bells Parade, Latrobe, 9am to 3pm
Details: 6426 2099.
Cygnet Market Town Hall, Cygnet, 10am to
2pm. Details: Julie 0488 066 873, 6297 8179.
Wynyard Market foreshore area, Wynyard,
8am to 1.30pm. Details: Chantelle French
West Tamar Lions Market Showgrounds,
Exeter, 9am to 1.30pm. Details: Narelle
Martin 0427 084 600.
Bream Creek Market Showgrounds, Bream
Creek, 9am to 1pm. Details: Helen 0417 599
South Arm Community Market 9
Calverton Pl, South Arm, 9am to 1pm. Details:
Pam 6248 9852.
Brighton Market Memorial Hall, Brighton,
9am to 2pm. Details: 0427 008 353.
AN industrial hemp field day
in the North-West tomorrow
will feature agronomy trials.
The field day will run at the
Tasmanian Institute of Agri-
culture's Forthside facility
from 2pm to 4pm.
The day allows for growers
to view the trials, ask questions
of researchers and connect
with others interested in in-
Topics include how much
and when to apply nitrogen,
using phosphorous and alter-
natives to common herbicides.
New industrial hemp varie-
ties can be examined. For de-
tails send email to ann-maree.
Close look at hemp trials
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School shares shearing skills
Learning right moves P4-5
Safforon pioneers bag award
Golden thread wins P6-7
Busy time in store sales
Good sign for weaners P21
Smart Berries farm manager
Alyx Busoli among the
raspberry rows at Kindred.
Picture: CHRIS KIDD
Get smart P14-15
TFGA Matters ......................... 12
Limousin cattle feature ..........16
Wool Report ..........................20
Real estate ............................. 23
Trades and classifieds............24
GARDEN FOR BIRDS: A
workshop looks at ways to cre-
ate a bird-friendly garden on
Sunday at Inverawe Native
Gardens in Margate, south of
Hobart. The day runs from
1.30pm to 4pm and explores
encouraging birds to visit,
plant selection and landscap-
ing tips. Afternoon tea and
printed notes included. Cost:
$30. Bookings essential on
NATIVE FOODS: A two-
day forum on March 8-9 focus-
es on bush foods. The Tamar
NRM program features speak-
ers from Aust Native Bush
Foods & Botanicals, local pro-
ducers, marketing and indi-
genous perspectives. Cost: $45
per day, includes a trip to a na-
tive pepperberry farm, morn-
ing tea and lunch. Details: 6323
3310, www.tamarnrm. com.au.
SPRAY WORKSHOP: A
for vegetable growers and
spray operators on March 13
will cover equipment demon-
strations, presentations and
using UV dye. The day runs
from 5pm to 7.30pm at the
facility and is organised by Ve-
gNET with Syngenta and the
Tasmanian Institute of Agri-
culture. RSVP to Emma Egan
by March 9 on 0448 214 745 or
PASTURE DAY: A field
day on March 20 at Elverton in
Blessington offers a chance to
see pasture species and culti-
vars and innovative grazing
management practices. Partic-
ipants in the Tamar NRM
event can email in a pasture
question to be answered on the
day, which runs from 10.30am
to 3pm. Details: Greg Lund-
strom on 6323 3310.
VegPRO is running free
for vegetable levy-paying busi-
nesses. Two-day workshops
will be held in the North-West
from March 26-27 and in the
North from March 28-29. The
training will cover units re-
quired for a Category 2 or 3
Certificate of Competency for
agricultural chemicals. Places
are limited, register by calling
Emma Egan on 0448 214 745
or go to https://www.event-
ISLAND CARNIVAL: The
Bruny Island Easter wood-
chopping event on March 31
will include old machinery,
children's fun, indoor market,
CWA cake stall and novelty
events for adults and children.
The fun starts at 10am. Details:
0429 121 243 or email easter-
CRAFTY GROUP: New
members are welcome to the
Happy Hookers group every
Monday to create textiles. The
group meets at the British
Hotel in Deloraine from 10am
to noon. Refreshments $2. De-
tails: Joanne Wild 6368 1373.
RELIEF EFFORT: Rural
Business Tasmania will host a
fundraising event for the Rural
Relief Fund on April 13. The
evening will be a chance to
mingle with politicians, stake-
holders and supporters of the
rural community at one of Tas-
mania's great rural homes. De-
tails: 6334 2768.
WELCOME: A workshop tomorrow looks at attracting birds to gardens.
0408 967 901
0499 440 770
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