Rosmarie & Fred Sidler from Sidler Veggies
Rosmarie and Fred Sidler have lived on their farm for 37 years located near Comboyne 35km from Port Macquarie. Rosmarie is the 4th generation marketer and they both demonstrate a love for markets.
On their farm you can find them growing vegetables, Proteas and Native flowers as well as breeding Angus Cattle and raising Chickens and Ducks. You can also find Fred running a small engineering business from home which require him to repair and make new hard to get spare parts for farming machinery. Rosmarie and Fred often grow older vegetables like Potkin Pumpkin, White Cucumbers or Table Queen Squashes. You can also find them growing English Spinach, Beetroot, Carrots, Peas, Beans as well as different kinds of lettuce. Rosmarie and Fred also don’t spray or use any chemicals on their products. They also supplement and source produce from other local farmers a well to fill in the gaps on their stall.
You can catch Rosmarie and Fred Sidler at the Real Food Markets every Tuesday from 12pm.