Fruit

Finding the net

January 15, 2018 // 2 Comments

My wife is funny – in a special way… We both agreed that, although practical, the nets at Homeland aren’t the most pleasing on the eye. At Dreamland we wanted to [...]

Happy New Year!

January 2, 2018 // 0 Comments

Happy New Year! May your fruits and vegetables grow abundantly, may your soil be healthy, may you have good rains, may the pests be few and most of all, may you be blessed [...]

The net effect

December 19, 2017 // 4 Comments

Last year we were keeping a keen eye on the first few bunches of grapes forming on our newly planted vines as they were slowly ripening. Great was our dismay when a small [...]

Slash or burn?

November 27, 2017 // 3 Comments

After attending Ian Tolley’s citrus masterclass at Heronswood, I was all inspired to get our Homeland citrus orchard back in shape, which has been neglected a bit of [...]

Juggling priorities

November 16, 2017 // 1 Comment

It is so exciting working on the new developments over at Dreamland. There is never a dull moment, with planting, irrigation, mulching and much more to be done before the [...]

Citrus masterclass

November 13, 2017 // 4 Comments

Last weekend I was very fortunate to attend Ian Tolley’s Citrus Masterclass at the Diggers Heronswood nursery in Dromana. When I initially called to book, both classes at [...]

Boys and their toys

October 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

I was very fortunate that my sister gave me a great gift voucher for my birthday. This enabled me to acquire one of the most useful implements I have had in a long time – [...]