the growers' charter
All growers of fresh produce for Grow Lightly are committed to:
Producing foods of high nutritional value, without recourse to synthetic fertilisers, herbicides or pesticides – foods which enhance the health of those who grow and eat them;
Working with natural systems;
Maintaining and increasing the biological activity in and fertility of our soil;
Using renewable resources, giving priority to those produced locally;
Extending the range of locally organically grown foods available in South Gippsland, particularly those grown from open-pollinated seed;
Finding out more and sharing our knowledge about food plant varieties which grow well in southern Gippsland, including native Australian food plants.