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Fruit Picking at Anzai Orchard

Three of the most well-known things about Fukushima Prefecture are its samurai history, its onsen and its fruit. In particular, its peaches are extremely famous. Fukushima Prefecture is the second biggest producer of peaches in the whole of Japan. 938 more words

Appreciating Nature

Bilpin Fruit picking

So we ventured our way out to Bilpin which is located in the Blue Mountains, about 2.5 hours away from Sydney. It’s a lovely area with several orchards around- perfect for fruit picking season… 112 more words


Australia Second Year Visa Farmwork FAIL

When backpacking in Australia, most backpackers find regional farm work for 88 days to gain there second year visa that will grant them another year in this beautiful country. 724 more words


A final word about farmwork

So I finally made it to the end of my 88 days and I couldn’t be happier!

I’ve had my fair share of ups and downs (mostly the latter) so if you’re thinking about doing your farmwork to get a second visa, read on and have a good think about whether it’s actually worth it! 998 more words


Farm Fun

Hello everyone, I hope you are doing good at blogging or reading your favourite blog.I have tried to think that I will blog fairly of every two days or so, but my last blog was 4 days ago.  349 more words

Okanagan cherry picking

On a quick visit home to the Okanagan, a large branch fell off the cherry tree in the backyard. We spend most of the day picking (and eating) these beautiful berries to be saved for wine and pie!