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Food Security

Back to the Bees – the Fairmont Waterfront Bees

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I’ve been very happy to find myself back in Vancouver this week and even more happy to have a chance to check up on how the bees on the roof of the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel are getting along. I first visited them about 15 months ago, in early summer, so this was a great chance [...]

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OzHarvest Adelaide Milestones & A Delicious Recipe for Left-Over Moroccan Lamb Parcels

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Food security is a pretty big issue world wide these days and regular readers will know of my ongoing support for OzHarvest, the Australian food rescue organisation that does such a brilliant job of keeping fresh food out of land-fill and placing it in the bellies of those who need it. Subscribe to Lambs’ Ears [...]

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Book Review – Backyard Bees – A Guide for the Beginner Beekeeper

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I’m not going to beat about the bush with this review of “Backyard Bees – A Guide for the Beginner Beekeeper” by Doug Purdie (Murdoch Books, 2014) – I absolutely love this gorgeous, comprehensive and timely book about backyard beekeeping. Subscribe to Lambs’ Ears and Honey Enter your Email Preview Lamb’s Ears and Honey | [...]

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Joel Salatin at Tasting Australia – Succession and Sustainability

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Joel Salatin is a farmer – possibly the most famous farmer in the world today. He has been here in Adelaide for the last week, as a guest of Tasting Australia, spreading the word about how to ensure a viable future for the localised food system and it’s sources. Subscribe to Lambs’ Ears and Honey [...]

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OzHarvest, Adelaide’s Cellar Door Wine Festival and Cooking For a Cause

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A few weeks back I boasted about modestly mentioned my appointment as a Social Media Ambassador for my much-loved Cellar Door Wine Festival. I’ve been a supporter of the festival since it began and am thrilled with how it has grown and developed, winning a series of awards for festivals of it’s type. It will [...]

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Bees and Honey – Two Different Canadian Ways

September 6, 2013

You might have guessed by now that I have an interest in food security. I also have a minor passion for bees and if you follow me on Instagram you’ll see my (sometimes clumsy) attempts to capture pictures of the busy little things on my smart phone. I have a zillion of them in my [...]

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