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...
Happy New Year

Happy New Year

Wishing all our wonder-full customers the very best for the New Year – I celebrate the Chinese New Year which is coming up in a few short weeks – which will be the Year of the Pig…another of my life passions is the study of feng shui 🙂 This is the...
Lifeforce Volunteer Program

Lifeforce Volunteer Program

We would love to invite those of you in our community who would like to come and volunteer on the farm for 2 hours a week, in exchange for an abundant box of FRESH certified organic veg! The kind of work you will be doing is harvesting, planting, cropping out, and bed...
Supply Updates

Supply Updates

It’s been a long time between farmletters…So, what have we been up to? Well, we have now moved home, and taken on the long-term lease of a beautiful farm in Main Arm, NSW. This has presented enormous logistical challenges for Isaac and I, and a LOT of...
Why Soil – Grown..??

Why Soil – Grown..??

So, I thought I would write an article on why we emphasise the fact that our plants are soil grown, and what the difference is with hydroponically grown plants…? I spent my late teens and early 20s peering down microscopes as an undergraduate Clinical...
New Farm – New Direction

New Farm – New Direction

Winter has arrived in the Byron Shire, our last share was at the beginning of Autumn. So, firstly – HUGE NEWS! We have moved, and are very grateful to be care-giving a farm in Main Arm owned by a local family (also a grower), in a long-term lease. Moving home,...
Supply and Demand

Supply and Demand

Supply and Demand A recent post on facebook shared a photo of a famer with a ute load of sweet potatoes which he could not sell at market. There was an outcry about the poor farmer and the fact that many people would buy his wares despite how they appeared. There was...
What we’ve been up too…

What we’ve been up too…

Hello…apologies for missing our monthly blog for the past few months It’s been very busy in our world, between the farm, running a small business, and parenting – never a dull moment around here 🙂 Summer is finally over and autumn is here, which...
January Farmletter

January Farmletter

We had every intention of writing a Farmletter for Christmas, however we were just too exhausted! We have had a gruelling year of farming, continuing to establishing our farm business and continually improving our art and skills in growing food in commercial...
We Did It!

We Did It!

We Did It…We are very proud to announce that we are now 100% certified organic, after completing our 1 year successfully as a certified organic in-conversion farm 🙂 We are firm supporters of national organic certification. It provides a minimum professional...