BEE FRIENDLY BLOOMS

BEE FRIENDLY BLOOMS

Like many feminine spirited humans, I love flowers, and I shared this love with my maternal grandmother. I would visit her with my family most weekends…she lived in council housing in inner city Birmingham, Sparkbrook. Her garden was tiny, yet it was always...
The Wonder-Full World of Hemp

The Wonder-Full World of Hemp

So, for those of you that do not know…prior to me becoming a market farmer, I was working in the hemp industry for the previous 5 years, official position title…Hemp Goddess 🙂 I actually came to my current farm site, as I ran some hemp seed trials here. I...
The Magic Of Local Food

The Magic Of Local Food

So, why is it so important to buy food from local farms, that is grown organically..? I have pondered this question deeply, since beginning my farming journey. One of the biggest changes that we have had in our urbanised communities in the past few generations, is...
Climate Change

Climate Change

I was recently interviewed for the DPI (Dept. of Primary Industry) Podcast. I had been recommended for the podcast as a farmer who is doing things differently, and who has a different perspective…for those of you that know me, you will know this is quite an...
Ask And You Shall Receive

Ask And You Shall Receive

So, how amazing is the universe? In my last blog, I asked for help. It had become clear to me that I have gone as far as I can in this journey alone, and in order to more fully realise my vision I need support. I’ve never been that great at asking for help,...
Please Help Me!

Please Help Me!

Hello, As I come to write this post, I realise how long it has been since I last wrote to you… and sooooooo much has happened! Where to begin? Well as you all know, I took on a farm lease in Main Arm, and moved there last year, however, it became apparent that...
Summer Growing

Summer Growing

Summer Growing Well, as we are experiencing the mid-summer heat right now, I thought I’d give you some tips for growing in the subtropical summer. 1. If you are planting seedlings, you will have more success with getting them to take, if you plant them under...