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The ShaikhSpear Himachal Diary 2016: Rajma Bean Pod Removal Session 2

Majhot, Himachal Pradesh, India, 10 September 2016, 4:45 pm



Reaching Aunty at the edge of the maize fields was one kind of experience. But once inside, it was a different kind of ordeal altogether. 70 more words

Mountain Walking

The ShaikhSpear Himachal Diary 2016: Rajma Bean Pod Removal Session 1


Majhot, Himachal Pradesh, India, 10 September 2016, 11:50 am:

We’ve reached the fields where we’ll spend the next few hours working.

The demarcation of fields is weird and difficult to understand for an outsider like me. 70 more words

Mountain Walking

good food news

This will be the last newsletter until October. Jenny and I are traveling cross country to the great Southwest, visiting the Grand Canyon, the Petrified National Forest, the Painted Desert, and any other…to read more click here Vol.9 #23 (09-13-16)

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Newsletter - September 5th, 2016

Dear Members,

This week you are getting potatoes, white onions, purple carrots, daikon radish, white turnips, eggplant, jalapeno peppers, bell or specialty sweet peppers, cabbage, tomatoes and corn. 1,528 more words

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good food news

September is a recharging month for both farm and farmer. We paused CSA deliveries until October, conveniently carving out more hours dedicated to fall food preparation and less to harvesting…to read more click here Vol.9 #21 (08-30-16)

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A trip back to normality 

For the past five weeks I’ve been working on a dairy farm in Northern Victoria so that I can get a second visa to stay in this amazing country for another year. 150 more words

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Halfway ~ Transitioning Seasons

We are halfway through our CSA season.  The nights and a few days have been cooler and there has been a shift in our surroundings; the birds are flocking and their music has changed.  395 more words