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TV chef calls on councils to value food producers

SBS presenter Matthew Evans has called on councils to do more to support small local producers, saying the benefits include the increased tourism appeal of their towns. Mr Evans, who presents Gourmet Farmer Afloat, currently screening Thursday nights on SBS will have the ear of councillors, CEOs and council staff when he speaks at the […]

Rural councils seek new, sustainable way forward

Rural councils are working together to develop new ideas and approaches to secure their financial and operational futures and the economic and social futures of their communities. Rural Councils Victoria (RCV) Chair, Cr Rob Gersch said the Rural Council Sustainability Project has identified four priority actions to strengthen council performance and enhance their sustainability. “We […]