Author Archives: Murrindindi

Th-th-th-that’s all folks

I was sitting in a pie shop on my work lunch break as I started to write this last Murrindindi farm blog post. Good old food as a psychological crutch – and the excellent Port Melbourne fare near my new … Continue reading

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Murrindindi Beef

About a year back you may remember the sheepish admission that take 1 at producing our own home grown beef had failed.  Not all was lost – the cattle we’d raised with this in mind were sold at the stockyards … Continue reading

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New life

With frost laid mornings and farm-side night time temperatures of less degrees than fingers on a hand, it seems a tad strange that the cherry blossoms are going for it. Might be all the bees. And birds. You know what … Continue reading

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Winter is coming

Says every other billboard, web ad, or Facebook post. And while I can’t for the life of me begin to get into a fantasy TV series, regardless of the clever wisecracks, raunch or gore involved, I am happy it is … Continue reading

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Friends, festivities, far away places and farm fringe foraging

Is a lot of alliteration and the past two months in a nutshell. We had a swathe of lovely visits, full of stories, top notch company and the farm got decked in some festive trim. A Chrissy brunch replete with … Continue reading

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Summer loving

It’s been a long time between drinks for this blogger care of this year of mad research/event production mode (hey kids don’t try this at home!).  Happily my first soil science postgrad degree has come to a finish, the year’s … Continue reading

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I tried to make this a recipe blog

A documentation of a resourceful bit of toxicity safe urban foraging and the tasty crab apple,  and lilly pilly jam which ensued (a good idea, people of the internet!).  Written during one of the week on week on week on … Continue reading

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