Author Archives: Matt Taylor

What’s in your Veggie Box (2B)

Vegetables this week include: tomatoes, zucchini, green beans, brown onions, carrots and silverbeet for small and medium boxes, plus in the large box cucumber, beetroot and potatoes. Fruit will be blueberries, apples and for 3 fruit boxes, other mixed berries at this stage. Update: for 3 fruit boxes, mixed berries this week got blasted by […]

Duck, Duck, Gone

organic ducks free ranging at Heritage Farm

I’ve had ducks for almost ten years now, but that’s about to change. For a time at least. At the end of every summer, ducks moult. Moulting causes the ducks to lose their feathers, stop laying eggs and begin building up their nutrient reserves. Ducks tend to lay best over the cool wet months – […]