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Organic and Local Produce

Certified organic products are grown and processed without the use of synthetic chemicals, pesticides, herbicides, fertilisers, or genetically modified organisms – that ultimately end up in our environment. Every step of the process for producing a certified organic product is audited against strict guidelines. 

National Organics Week Events

Council hosts community events over National Organics Week to educate the community about the benefits of organic products and farming production systems. Past events have included:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ethical Catering Policy

Byron Shire Council has adopted an ‘Ethical Catering Policy’ that preferences organic, free-range, fair-trade and local products in Council’s catering purchases. To view a copy of the Policy, click here.