Author Archives: Rachael Koch

Permaculture Advice for Water Logging

Soggy compacted clay paddocks

As you all, know, we still aren’t living on our farm. We’re getting close, and hope to move in by the end of September. But in the meantime, we have been sticking to research rather than hands on farming. Having said that, it’s still been a frustrating experience. I was hoping for some guidance in […]

Blue Popcorn Harvest

As most of you know by now, I planted two varieties of popcorn this year. The first, a miniature blue, was planted on the 12th of September, while the strawberry mini wasn’t planted until over a month later. This meant that I was ready to harvest the Miniature Blue popcorn long before the strawberry. I picked my […]