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Demand for native foods pushes foraging trend to greenhouse cultivation

The Edible Garnishes team are excited to receive the first batch of results from the Halophyte trial early in the new year. The Southern Cross Plant Science group, based at Southern Cross University, Lismore, continue to research the nutritional content of our bush foods; something we are itching to share with our customers and wider community! Check out the ABC article to learn more about the growing demand for bush foods by chefs here in…

Northern Rivers’ Pocket Herbs partner with Southern Cross University

A GREENHOUSE TRIAL TO DETERMINE NUTRITIONAL CONTENT, SAFETY OF NATIVE BUSH FOODS Northern Rivers’ Pocket Herbs – a cutting edge producer of specialist edible plants in Burringbar Valley – has entered into a research partnership with Southern Cross University to determine the nutritional (and anti-nutritional) content of native bush foods. Up to 20 bush food varieties will be selected and their propagation optimised in greenhouse conditions. The year-long $95,000 study is jointly funded by the…

HACCP Food Safety approved for another year!

We are HACCP Food Safety approved for another year! HACCP stands for Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point and is a global certification standard. Ask your current supplier if they can offer this level of accreditation! If not, why are you taking the risk?

Autogrow & Pocket Herbs

HACCP Approval !

We are pleased to announce we are now HACCP approved.  HACCP is an internationally recognised method of identifying and managing risk and provides customers, the public and government sector bodies with a high degree of comfort that food safety is being taken seriously and is well managed.

Team Pocket Rocket Complete Mystery Box Rally and Raise $7511.56

Our Press Release Read: Thousands of miles across the Outback, driving an “eclectic” old car that has certainly seen its better days and may not be up for the journey.  Night camping car side, and a route that’s only known to the organisers.  This is the stage set for the Mystery Box Rally 2017, a true adventure if there ever was one, with funds raised going to help the Cancer Council of NSW.  Never shy…