Self-Sufficiency

WHEN DOES NATURE KNOW BEST?AND AT WHAT POINT CAN HUMANS STEP IN TO HELP? The bark looked familiar. As did the shape of the teenage tree. I was sure the tortured trunk with its blackened, ailing branches was a pear tree cut down in its

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DUCKS v SUMMER HEAT And THE COLLAPSE OF THE EDIBLE GARDENS Here at home, two weeks of soring summer heat exhausted fruit, vegies, herbs, flowers, chooks, ducks, pigs, cats, dogs and humans. Huge trees wilted.  Close to the point of no

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