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Memories of Your Suburb: Narellan

Narellan is on the traditional land of the Dharawal and Gundungurra people. Narellan lies in the central part of the Camden Local Government Area, although it was originally part of Nepean Shire Council until it was abolished in 1948. 160 more words


Thank you for a wonderful weekend!

Apples, Plants, and ‘Shrooms Weekend Intensive.

We had a wonderful time this weekend exploring the biodiversity Appalachia has to offer.

The first day began with a multitude of mushrooms. 826 more words

wine painting: vineyards & orchards

South Africa’s The Daily Maverick recently discussed varied career paths to winemaking while ruminating over the intersections of art and artistry.

Michael Fridjhon writes, “Nowadays the pointy end of the industry has seen an influx of artists, the wine trade’s equivalent of poets-in-a-garret. 162 more words

Something worth more

“I work hard in the orchard, not for the money anymore, but for something I can’t explain. Something worth more than money.”Steven Herrick… 329 more words

Thinning Fruit On Apple Trees

You may well be thinking that life is too short to spend time in the orchard thinning fruit. In our view, any time spent in an orchard is a bonus. 446 more words


Fallen Fruit.....

Greeting fellow gardeners! We are experiencing great weather in my area, so I am writing this post on my laptop, in a shady part of my garden. 320 more words


Avocado rustling in New Zealand

Surging local and international demand for avocados is fuelling a crime wave in New Zealand.

Since January there have been close to 40 large-scale thefts from avocado orchards in the north island of New Zealand, with as many as 350 fruit stolen at a time…It is suspected many more thefts have gone unreported.

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