The Urisino Blog

Stories documenting our progress

Gates and fences need constant repair

To keep out unwanted guests.

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Getting around China

My Chinese is very rudimentary but allows me to get around the back blocks of China to get good deals from the actual manufacturers.

This looks uncomfortable but it's better than walking ....

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Kangaroo-friendly barb wire

At Urisino the biggest hazard for fences are kangaroos.

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Goats thrive on organic weeds

First, water is pumped into our dam at Kialla for flood irrigating at the right time of the year.

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Special fencing wire for outback conditions

We explored some solutions for the fencing required at our locations.

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Our secret weapon: Soil Carbon Methodology

First we irrigate the paddocks with water at the right time of year - usually spring and autumn - to grow the natural seed bases in the soil. No fertilizer or pesticides are used.

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