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Life on the land in Australia

TRUFFLES INDUSTRY ‘black diamonds’ IN AUSTRALIA IN DIRE STRAITS

GROWING ‘DIAMONDS’ TRUFFLES IN AUSTRALIA IN HARD TIMES They were billed as ”black diamonds” and an opportunity to get rich quick but it has now emerged that parts of the truffle industry in Australia are in dire straits, with some growers abandoning their orchards. Mystery surrounds why some truffieres, some having invested tens of thousands […]

April 28th, 2013
Topic: FRUIT VEG SMALL CROPS, FUNGI & MUSHROOMS Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

WHOPPER OF A DEAL WITH 120,000 HUNGRY JACK BURGERS SOLD IN A FEW HOURS

MORE ‘BIGGEST LOSER’ CONTESTANTS TO COME ON LINE AFTER THIS Hungry Jack’s whopper burger sale crashed group buying site Scoopon earlier this today, with more than 120,000 burgers sold nationally in less than three hours. In a bid to jncrease its social presence, the fast-food giant is advertising a $2 Whopper and fries deal on […]

March 13th, 2012
Topic: FOOD DRINK, MARKETING PROMOS Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

BUYING BACK THE FARM BY THE NEXT GENERATION IS NOW ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE

SO WHAT DO WE DO WITH THE FARM WHEN WE RETIRE? BUYING the family farm has become just about impossible for young farmers and fewer people are taking over when their parents hit retirement age. However, there are some young farmers, like Michael Nichols, who are still keen to pursue the farming lifestyle. The 28-year-old […]

January 16th, 2012
Topic: FAMILY FRIENDS SOCIAL, LIFESTYLES GENERAL, PLANTS CROPS WEEDS, REAL ESTATE Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

CARBON FARMING TO INCREASE YOUR $$$ YIELD FROM THE FARM

Carbon Credit Farmers?  Carbon Farming is bankable Wednesday, 30 Nov 2011 The Federal Parliament’s recently introduced ‘Carbon Farming Initiative’ creates an opportunity for farmers, foresters and landholders to take advantage of the carbon stored in their trees or soil. Landholders who reduce greenhouse gas emissions or sequester carbon through accredited practices may be able to […]

December 16th, 2011
Topic: CARBON CREDITS, Money & Investments Tags: , , , , ,

ABC GARDENING SHOW TO HAVE CURRENT HOST STEPHEN HOST REPLACED

ABC GARDENER STEPHEN RYAN NO LONGER NEEDED BY NETWORK No longer required … Stephen Ryan’s hosting role axed. THE host of ABC television’s Gardening Australia program has been told his services will no longer be required next year. Stephen Ryan, who fronted the show for three years, says the program’s executive producer, Tim Mitchell, visited […]

December 1st, 2011
Topic: GARDENING, PLANTS CROPS WEEDS, TELEVISION Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

ENJOY DOING THIS VERY REVEALING QUIZ.NO COST & LOTS OF FUN.WHO IS THE ONE YOU LOVE? WHO LOVES YOU? MORE HERE….

DO THIS HOROSCOPE QUIZ & BE IN FOR A NICE SURPRISE AS I WAS HOROSCOPE NUMBERS QUIZ Nothing to buy or deals to do.Just a bit of fun for you.Enjoy it. Henry Sapiecha

January 6th, 2011
Topic: TRIVIA QUOTES Tags: , , , , ,

COUNTRY LIFE IN AUSTRALIA NOW HAS A NEW PRESENCE

AUSTRALIANS NOW HAVE A SOURCE OF INFORMATION ABOUT RURAL COUNTRY LIFE ON THE LAND. WATCH HERE FOR GREAT INFO ENJOY YOUR JOURNEY This site will report on the many aspects of  what rural life [with it’s ups and downs] consists of. The varied and rewarding & sometimes painful life can present some challenges but well […]

August 11th, 2010
Topic: AGRICULTURE, ANIMALS & STOCK, ARTICLES STORIES, BOOKS MAGS PUBLICATIONS, BUSINESSES SELF EMPLOYMENT, CLASSIFIEDS, COMICS CARTOONS JOKES, COMMUNICATIONS, COUNTRY LIFESTYLES, EDUCATION TRAINING, ENTERTAINMENT, EVENTS FAIRS SHOWS, FASHION STYLE GROOMING, FRUIT VEG SMALL CROPS, GOVERNMENT, INVENTIONS, JOB WORK OPPORTUNITIES, LATEST PRODUCTS, MACHINERY EQUIPMENT, MEDICAL, MINING OIL GAS, NATIVE TITLE LAND RIGHTS, NEWSPAPERS ADVERTISING, NOTICES INVITATIONS, PEOPLE, PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT, PESTS DISEASES BACTERIA VIRUSES, PLANTS CROPS WEEDS, RENEWABLE ENERGY, RESOURCES MINERALS, SOCIALS GROUPS, SOILS EROSION, SOLAR ENERGY, SPORTS & RACING, TOURISM & ACCOMMODATION, VEHICLES TRANSPORT, WATER & IRRIGATION, WEATHER Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,