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Opening up farm tours again

lamb on farm tour heritage farm

We’re looking forward to welcoming visitors back to the farm again as soon as it’s safe. So we’re planning on hosting farm tours again from Saturday 7 November. Until at least the start of December, farm tours are probably only going to run on weekends. All farm tours run at 10am in the morning. Our […]

Spring time

Rach and Kingsley in front of the broadbeans

Sun, warmth, fast growing plants and lambing. Goodbye to the depths of winter. Welcome to spring! Rach has already discussed some of the challenges growing vegetables in spring (tl;dr there’s very limited produce growing on our farm and the Mornington Peninsula at this time of year – most produce at the supermarket now is shipped […]

Starvation in Springtime

capsicum seedling

It’s a heartless headline, maybe. But historically it’s accurate. Pre-supermarkets, pre-freezers, and pre processed foods with used by dates years away, spring was the time that people starved. It still can be in subsistence societies with a temperate climate. Winter, although cold, is easy to get through with the bounty of autumn. Cabbages, broccoli, greens, […]