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Sunny Ridge attracts at leastpeople each year to pick their own strawberries or buy strawberry-based products such as jams, syrups, freeze dried strawberries, ice cream, sorbet and meringues. Mick Gallace told a state government inquiry into sustainable development of agribusiness that East meets west massage point pleasant Bendigo father bought 12 hectares 30 acres at Main Ridge in the s.
He grew apples, cherries and a variety of vegetable crops including potatoes, beans, tomatoes and peas.
Mick was 14 when the family moved to the farm. The following year my father decided strawberries were the go as they seemed to thrive in the fertile soils in Hispano american travel Geraldton maritime climate.
One-third of an acre was a lot of strawberries back in those days, so from sun-up to sundown we picked and packed strawberries.
The strawberry enterprise grew to one acre by We were growing five acres [two hectares] of strawberries — about 80, plants. It was about this time visitors began arriving Maryborough drummer 2 free our farm to buy fresh from the farm gate. Gradually Pasha escort Albany succumbed to pressure from customers wanting to pick their own strawberries.
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