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Picking Juicy Cherries in Fukushima

Last week, I visited Iizaka Onsen, Fukushima City, to pick delicious cherries and celebrate the start of Fukushima’s fantastic fruit season!

Cherry Picking Experience

The orchard I visited is called Anzai Orchard – please note, this is a different Anzai Orchard from the one I mentioned in my blog last year! 438 more words

Appreciating Nature

Fresh Fruit and Veg.

As spring merges into summer I am led to ponder upon what we have lost through the availability of fruit and veg all year round. Everything now seems to be available all the time, 365/24/7 we can get whatever fruit and veg we want. 196 more words


Mida ma tegelikult siin teen? What am I really doing here?

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Hei hei

Jõulud läksid mööda kiirelt, ilma mingisuguse draamata. Ma nutsin küll palju jõuluõhtul, kuna koduigatsus tuli peale, aga muidu oli täitsa vinks-vonks. 877 more words


A taste of summer: Strawberry growing in Hampshire

The coming of the railways in the early 19th century changed how quickly perishable foods could be transported to market.  This transport innovation, combined with the enclosure of the common fields and the growth of small-holdings, had an enormous impact in Hampshire. 643 more words


Day 8: Salamanca Market, Fruit Picking and the Tasman Peninsula

Day 8 was looking like a packed day so we took an early start to our first stop, the popular Salamanca Market
which should be on most tourists itinerary being the largest street market in Tasmania. 755 more words


Our First Two Weeks of Fruit Picking in Queensland, Australia. Good Hostel, Psychotic Farm Supervisor.

First Stop – A small town 3 hours east of Brisbane, QLD

The first place we gained employment is at a working hostel in a small rural town 3 hours east of Brisbane, I will be omitting real names for legal purposes, from this point on the working hostel I stayed at will simply be referred to as ‘the hostel’ and the location will be referred to as ‘the town’ . 4,170 more words