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FRESH STATE OF AFFAIRS: ISSUE #48

Issue #48 of Fresh State of Affairs is the third market magazine published in 2019, and is packed with information about the market and our recent National Horticulture conference, Hort Connections. This edition goes over the issues of the Early Buyers Permit, all the different facets of Hort Connections including the tradeshow, the visit to […]

Fresh State of Affairs: Issue #47

Issue #47 of Fresh State of Affairs is the second market magazine published in 2019, and is packed with information about the market. This edition goes over the issues of the Fairwork Commission’s Changes to the Horticulture Award, the Upcoming Review of Melbourne Market Operations, and the recent national election and the Agriculture Visa. Read […]

Fresh State of Affairs: Issue #46

Issue #46 of Fresh State of Affairs is the first market magazine published in 2019, and is packed with information about the market. This edition contains an article about the Horticultural Industry’s response to the Australian Recycling Crisis, all the news from the Melbourne Market Charity Golf Day in March this year, and also an […]

2019 Golf Day – Celebrity Player Silent Auction

  HOW WILL IT WORK? This year there will be a silent auction before the Melbourne Market Golf Day, that will be held for the celebrity players that will be attending the event. The winners of these auctions will get to have their celebrity join their golf team on the day of the event. These […]

Fresh State of Affairs: Christmas Edition – Issue #45

Our Christmas Edition of Fresh State of Affairs is packed with information about the market, including an article on the changed market hours, what the Victorian election results mean for the market, and what the idea of a “public market” really means. Our Melbourne Market wholesalers and market associated businesses have also put together Christmas advertisements to wish their customers the very best over the holiday season and into the New Year.

Fresh State of Affairs – Issue #44

Find out how the Labor state government is holding the market back, which familiar face at the market has been working in the industry for 50 years, and all the highlights from the Fresh State Gala Ball (including photos) in issue #44 of Fresh State of Affairs

The Fresh State Promotional Video is now Live!

Make sure you watch the brand new Fresh State Promotional Video that was premiered at the 2018 Fresh State Gala Ball. Not only is it filled with familiar faces, but it showcases the community and friendships of the market and what Fresh State provides to it’s members everyday. Feel free to share this link with […]

Pricing News from the Market Floor for September

  Bananas – Are in good supply and prices are low. Tomatoes – Good to heavy supply of both gourmet and truss varieties at very cheap values. Avocados – Light/moderate supplies of mainly Hass variety from Western Australia. Prices remain steady. Asparagus – Supplies from Mexico are diminishing but local supply is building. Prices are […]

Pricing News from the Market Floor for July

  Bananas – Only moderate supplies available. Prices remain high for this time of year. Avocados – Light to moderate supply and values are strong. Beans – Good supplies available with attractive values. Sweet Corn – In good supply at the moment and prices are low. Capsicums – In very good supply from the Queensland […]