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Ian's Bird of the Week ~ Pilotbird

Ian’s Bird of the Week ~ Pilotbird ~ by Ian Montgomery

Newsletter ~ 3/31/15

The primary targets in East Gippsland were the Sooty and Masked Owls, but there were several daytime birds on the wanted list too. 662 more words


A Blustery Day at the Farm

Today is one of those days where I would much rather curl up with a mug of hot chocolate, my favourite slouchy clothes and a good book to read. 199 more words


Bairnsdale beetroot, not really.

I have been informed that the post I did last week about the baby beetroot from Bairnsdale is incorrect.  Yes the beetroot is processed in Bairnsdale at Vegco but apparently the crop is actually from Cowra, not local after all. 34 more words


Stubborn Cattle

I have been away from the farm for three weeks. During this time there has been little to no rain and virtually no new growth on the grass. 286 more words


Veggie Patches.

As of late I’ve had an insane obsession with veggie patches, and believe me when I say I’m most likely the worst gardener on the planet. 476 more words


Baby beetroot from Bairnsdale

We do most of our grocery shopping at Bairnsdale which is the commercial centre of East Gippsland.  Bairnsdale is situated on the Mitchell River and alongside the river are the Mitchell River flats, or the flood plain.   101 more words