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