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If you're looking for information on living and farming on a lifestyle block then you've come to the perfect place. 

  • Our online training courses take the stress out of keeping livestock.
  • You’ll find information-packed articles in the lifestyle file covering almost everything you need to know about rural living.
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Happy farming!


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Featured articles

March 05, 2024

Your Backyard Fruit Bowl – Apples with heritage

in Gardening

by Anna-Marie Barnes

March 01, 2024

Farming Diary for March

in Farming Diary

by Dr Clive Dalton

February 19, 2024

Rural Fire Safety Guide

in Property

by Kate Brennan

February 11, 2024

Worm control - Prevention is better than cure!

in Running the farm

by Amanda Bowes

February 05, 2024

Your Backyard Fruit Bowl – Peaches

in Rural People & Issues

by Anna-Marie Barnes

February 13, 2024

Fly Strike - The summer curse

in Livestock & Pets

by Amanda Bowes