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National Organic Week 2013 has been a real success!

Posted ago by Claire

National Organic Week Australia (NOW) is 10 days of targeted media and locally-staged activities designed to increase awareness of the benefits of organic products and farming production systems and accelerate the uptake of these in the wider Australian community and …

Article on Joe the farmer using CORE mulch in The Land newspaper

Posted ago by Claire

The Land has featured Joe, a farmer participating to the Mulch Trial conduced by CORE, in last week’s newspaper. “This mulch has been absolutely amazing – we’ve been using it for 18 months now and started seeing results about six …

Costa Launches ICAW 2013

Posted ago by Claire

Costa launched International Composting Awareness Week Australia (ICAW) 2013 during the CORE Mulch Farmers Get Together on Friday 15th February at CANA Community Farm in the Sydney region. The event was organised to explain CORE’s background and present its vision …

CORE Lunchroom Movie & Organic Lunch

Posted ago by Claire

In honour of National Organic Week (NOW) Australia, CORE organised an organic lunch on Thursday, 24 October 2012 for the CORE Team. The movie Food Inc., a documentary that examines corporate food issues and food security, was shown during the …

CORE has initiated a Greenhouse Gas Inventory to analyse its carbon footprint!

Posted ago by DrApple

The total carbon inventory calculated for CORE is 155 tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent (TCO2e) for 2011/12. Approximately 99% of the business’s carbon footprint is from air travel. In addition to currently purchasing 100% Greenpower, CORE has decided to reduce its …

The fifth annual Compost Ball, a success!

Posted ago by Claire

The fifth annual Compost Ball took place on Saturday 2nd June in Dee Why, Sydney, and was a great success! TV personality Costa the Composter Georgiadis and his chicken Kinky were the host of the evening along with Laurie, the …