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by Grace McClure…

After an hour of driving west out of Melbourne, a kids toilet stop and a wrong turn…we arrived. Four year old Amelia looked delightful! She had my Akubra hat perched high on her head, as we arrived Fox Lillie Offices, Melton, with thirteen year old Billy by our side.

Amelia and Akubra in stride. She can't help it. It's in her blood.

Amelia and Akubra in stride. She can’t help it. It’s in her blood.

Today was the day of Mum’s wool sale and even though it was a tricky time for me; with school holidays, kids in tow and lots going on; I knew how passionate Mum is about her work and I couldn’t let her down. Continue reading

World Organic Congress – Italy, June 2008

Janie at World Organic Congress 2008In 2008, Rural Organics was invited to give a presentation at the IFOAM Organic World Congress (OWC) only occurs every three years. It is the largest and most important meeting of the organic sector and an honour to be invited.

We arrived in Modena, Italy via Bologna and Rome Saturday June 14th 2008.

Besides my Rural Organics presentation  at the World Organic Congress, I also attended the following venues & sessions. Continue reading