Not a hollyhock in sight: Home gardens of three women in remote Australia in the late 19th and early 20th centuries

In February 2020 I presented a paper at the 13th New Zealand Symposium of Gastronomy and Food held at the Hamilton Gardens. In this paper I look at the gardens of two women in remote Australia to see what light they throw on how women lived in remote Australia in the later 19th and early …

Diggings 18 January 2020

Knobbed Russet: William Mullan An edition that by chance focuses on conservation and food security and justice. Iamges from Around the World in Rare and Beautiful Apples The Conservationist Saving India’s Heirloom Rice Varieties  'During his initial survey, Deb found that until the 1970s, farmers grew more than 110,000 varieties of rice across India. But he …