Category Archives: The Farm

5 August 2017 10:39am – Farm updates

Wow! What a crazy week! Here are some pics from last weekend’s visit to the Farm: we found some rather cute little visitors on our lemonade flowers, one of the lemons is so unphased by the frost we had the … Continue reading

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5 July 2017 4:02pm – Humanure and Composting Loos

We’re looking to install a composting loo system up at the farm shortly. What are your thoughts/experiences? Humanure: The Next Frontier in Composting

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2 July 2:25pm – Citrus update

I must admit that I was a little worried about our baby trees with the predicted frost last night, but they don’t seem to have been phased in the slightest. The flower buds on the lemonades are fine, the new … Continue reading

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28 May 2017 4:51pm – The Farm Warming

The Farm Warming yesterday was absolutely brilliant. A HUGE thankyou to everyone who could make it, bringing a plate/drinks and their great company, and especially to Nerida and John who drove up late on Friday, set their tent up in … Continue reading

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24 May 2017 5:15pm – Citrus update: one week in

All of the baby citrus are looking good after their first week in the ground. Both lemons had one leaf with leaf miner, which got promptly squashed, but even ‘the bendy mandy’ (the Ellendale is top heavy and was not … Continue reading

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18 May 2017 6:51pm – New Citrus and Fence at The Farm

Back in Bris now and am tired but happy that we not only got the planting done but also now have a new boundary fence AND gate! MASSIVE thankyous to my folks, Craig and Eryn, and dad-in-law Les! Probably would … Continue reading

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1 May 2017 7:09pm – First Weekend at The Farm

This weekend, The Little Blue Van found its new home up at The Farm and we got to see our first sunset, first sunrise, start to organise the shed and mark out where the citrus will be planted in a … Continue reading

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25 April 2017 4:27pm – A Beautiful Day

A beautiful day up at The Farm today :)  

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21 April 2017 3:41pm – Shed, Tank and Drive Completed!

We have a shed, plumbed-in 24,500L tank and driveway!! Yay! :D    

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15 March 2017 6:26pm – Orchard-to-be

Going through the pics that I took on our trip up to the farm on Saturday, and I think these two are my favourites. They may not look like much, but one day, this will be our orchard overlooked by … Continue reading

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