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the next chapter.

Well after an awesome seven week road trip through South Australia, Western Australia, Bali, The Gili Islands, Tasmania, Victoria, Canberra and New South Wales, it’s finally time for us to look for work again. 184 more words

Pete's Bipolar Apple-picking

I’ve been a bad, bad blogger. There’s tons of excuses I can make for disappearing of the face of the blogosphere for two months, but truthfully, … 852 more words


My Favorite Tools Will Surprise You

Everybody’s favorite tool list is unique, shaped by the size of their farm, their crops and markets. Three years ago we bought a piece of farmland and began to transition it to certified organic. 593 more words

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Farm Work Part One - The Search

After saying an emotional goodbye to our friends and family in Sydney, we arrived in Cairns to glorious sunshine and thirty degree heat. I must admit, as sad as I was to leave Sydney (where I was quite frankly far too settled) it was nice to get away from the constant and depressing rain that had plagued us for weeks on end. 761 more words


good food news

This time of year there are so many reasons to be thankful for an outside farm job: an unending burning blue sky, transformative breezes…to read more click here Vol.8 #9 (05-19-15)


4 Tips to Avoid Getting Poison Ivy From a Girl Who Has It!

Ok lets just say that my husband told me so…. and I did it anyway. I have never really had a bad case of Poison Ivy up until this mothers day weekend. 948 more words


Zen and the Art of Transplanting by Anathea Swanson

Amidst early May’s gray cloudy skies and the cerulean blue of darting barn swallows we are taking our cabbage, broccoli and kale seedlings out to be planted in the fields. 581 more words

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