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Up2Us Newsletter – June 2015

Up2Us Update Up2Us has been placing regular updates on face book this year so the newsletter has been sporadic. Feel free to ‘friend’ us on facebook using the address Up 2 Us Landcare and you will receive more regular updates on what is happening. There have been a number of changes for Up2Us this year […]

Barjarg Bounty

Barjarg Bountry Report

‘Barjarg Bounty’ celebrates the time of harvest in the community. The event creates a time for people from Barjarg to gather to enjoy a meal featuring locally grown produce prepared by Mansfield Chef Megan Knapp and by home cooks. The event is generously supported by a grant from Up2Us and Megan Knapp’s Kitchen Door. Community […]

Soil health for production in small acreage farms a hit

Soil health for production in small acreage farms a hit

Up2Us Landcare Alliance facilitated a soil health workshop on Saturday 2nd May where 12 people gathered overlooking the hills of Mansfield to discuss soil matters for small acreage properties. The Rapid Soil Assessment Tool (RSAT) was used as a basis for understanding the physical nature of soil and how that contributes to the overall production […]