I had the pleasure of meeting Ash Lurie and his mom Adi at their home where Ash has been turning the once barren front garden into a luscious green microcosm of a Food Forest. The area, now landscaped to retain water is allowing plants and trees to thrive in a climate that is dry and harsh. The garden supports up to six people with surplus food … [Read more...] about TMNSP 006 – Permaculture in Johannesburg
On a chance drive on Saturday I noticed a sign pointing me to the Walkerville Farmer's Market, in South Africa and pulled in to see what was going on. I met owner and trader Gary Tuchmann and we chatted about running a market and what a new trader needs to get started. I also spoke to Karen Gibbs from the Karen Gibbs Crafts Stall and learned how … [Read more...] about TMNSP 005 – Diversity
Episode 4 of The Market Nosh Show features interviews with entrepreneur and owner of The Little Field Mouse Pop Up Market, Debbie Lea Fendick, Manager Megan, and trader Alicia Wentzel of Little Monsters. I also interview Desrie Zank of Choices: Cakes, Bakes and Gifts and talk about home baking and selling through a shop. With Pop up markets … [Read more...] about TMNSP 004 – The Pop Up Market
Episode 3 has arrived! After a little creative angst, and a bit of a time delay I finally managed to get this wonderful podcast jam packed with interviews up online. I visited the Bryanston Organic Market last Thursday and met with four incredibly interesting stall traders and rounded off the day by trying some great pizza from a Stall owner of 38 … [Read more...] about TMNSP 003 – Finding my Niche
Welcome to the Second Episode of 'The Market Nosh Show'. YES really the second episode. I am thrilled with this one as I managed to interview my first market stall traders on the mic and get the podcast up and running smoothly. In this episode I talk about Lesson 2 of How to Start a Market Stall, looking at how it impacts your life being a … [Read more...] about TMNSP 002 – Is the Marketplace for Me?
The Market Nosh Show Podcast has launched! I am really excited for the new year and all that it has to bring with it, including this brand new shiny podcast. Taking you with me to the marketplace to re-discover the magic and experience the atmosphere first hand. It's the first one and of course I am a little nervous, but every podcast needs a … [Read more...] about TMNSP 001 – Getting Started