Jonai Farm

Jonai Farm

About six month ago or so I was listening to Radio National’s Bush Telegraph as they spoke about a free range pork farm in Central Victoria. The broadcast had an educational focus with the owners of the pig farm wanting to…

Captains Creek Winery and Vegetables Farm

Captains Creek Winery and Vegetables Farm

Rod kindly agreed to let me visit his family farm a few weeks ago when I was in Blampied. I had texted him excitedly saying that I had done a bike ride from my new house in Eganstown to his…

Tuscan WWOOFing

Tuscan WWOOFing

Just over three years ago, Ralf, Artemisia, Ahlia and I indulged in one of the best holidays I have ever had. On a Tuscan Farm, near Montaione, Italy, we met up with friends Ken, Amy and their children, who were…

Dragon Fruit Cactus

Dragon Fruit Cactus

In my Vietnamese neighbours garden you can feast. It looks sparse on first observations but a tour of the garden soon reveals a genuine bounty of foods. My neighbour and I can only speak to each other via our body language and…