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picking ...

The new plant Nursery is almost reticulated, seeds are being collected, but the smoke  and fire is not helping and keeping us away…

… lots of seed picking to do over the next three months, subject to fire of course. 18 more words

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burning the Dampier Peninsula ...

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Fiercely burning fires are devastating large tracts of bush surrounding Broome.  The Dampier Peninsula (20000 km2), is now almost 70% burnt, and with  strong Easterlies today, now has several fronts marching towards the coast. 68 more words

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back to the bush ... station life

Station country in both Kimberley and Pilbara areas that I visit on field trips are covered in this interesting blog with guest posters from cattle station women. 102 more words

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unclassified, and extremely remote, species ...

The Kimberley and adjacent regions have many remote inaccessible areas, which means that much of the flora and fauna is unclassified. Geoff Vivian reports: Remote Kimberley teeming with unclassified life. 492 more words

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the tomato business from the bush ...

Bush tomatos are a strong commercial possibility for cultivation, something we will be looking at in the near future …

http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/bushtelegraph/bush-tomato/5652550

[...] The plant in question is the bush tomato, also known as the bush raisin, a very close relative of the more familiar tomato.

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