Tennant Creek Food Ladder profiled on ABC’s flagship radio program, AM

By Steven Schubert

For most Australians, buying fresh fruit and vegetables is something we take for granted.

But in remote parts of the country, they’re hard to find or unaffordable – and that creates health issues, particularly in Indigenous communities. 

Now, a brand new greenhouse near the remote Northern Territory town of Tennant Creek is being heralded as a model for other regions.


Tara White and Keeley Pickerin, Year Nine Students
Scott McDonald, Horticulture and Training Manager, Food Ladder 
Marc Gallagher, Greenhouse Manager, Department of Education

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