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Unbelievably Exciting Morning

Whoa nelly we have had a doozy of a morning!  The craziness started when I went outside to mark where I wanted a load of topsoil dropped.   270 more words


Spring Rush to Memorial Day

April has gotten very busy. There are dozens of tasks to do at home and farm work has kept me busier while my warehouse work and newspaper writing continue at the same level. 165 more words

Local Food

Cabernet Shiraz Wasp 2015

‘Yes there is a distinct and delicious bouquet of wasp in this vintage’ said by No one ever!

On record the summer of 2015 experienced the worst plague of Wasps in 20 years .  596 more words

Moving From London To Australia

Raw Milk

In the evening, just before the pigs dinner I let them out into the field for a run and a grass munch. There is not a lot of grass yet so there is still a danger of them rooting. 607 more words


Pruning Apple Trees

Spring finally arrived this week and with it came the start of spring work.  Right now I’m pruning some of our apple trees using the new chainsaw I got for Christmas. 362 more words

Farm Life

The Big Moove

Well, it is all very final. Last week our 101 acre block just outside of Sale in Victoria sold and we have now relocated our cattle to the new farm in South Gippsland. 919 more words


Good soil

Earlier this morning while taking the dog for a walk, something about the field behind our house made me want to go and have a closer look. 127 more words