There’s been a rally cry recently to help support NSW farmers in the drought. To help with this I’ve just written an article here on how to buy food from local farmers around Dubbo where […]
This section of my blog has updates and photos of family life! Just click on ‘Our Family’ on the menu above.
I run a help site for Apple computers at http://macintoshhowto.com. Under ‘Computers’ you’ll find some articles that were a bit too technical or obscure to make it on my main Apple website.
Some photos of our place.
Under the ‘Church‘ heading above I have a stack of resources from how to select church PA gear to sermon ideas and some highlights of things we’ve done at DPC!
Awesome fun video of our Slot car knockout!
On ABC radio yesterday they reported on an Australian study by Lisa Wood that shows saturated fat can worsen asthma. The article is transcribed here: “Associate Professor Lisa Wood discusses a new finding that an unhealthy diet high in saturated fats and low fresh food can exacerbate asthma and make it more difficult to treat.”
This was a little surprising to me because it goes against all the recent research showing that saturated fats are highly beneficial to our health. So I did a little bit of research only to find that the article itself by Lisa Wood says the exact opposite of what ABC radio has reported it as saying.
This study from NASA in 1989 tells us
” most environmental scientists and government agencies agree that indoor air pollution is a realistic threat to human health”
It turns out that NASA tried all sorts of technologies to see which was the most efficient way to purify air from toxins. The answer was… plants!
So if you do want to do something about air pollution in your home or office, get some plants. Read this NASA article for more details on which plants are better for which toxins
My contribution to ford mods. http://www.fordmods.com/gearbox-suspension-brake-driveline-f4/torque-converter-lock-up-override-circuit-t36733.html
Click here to download pdf of article
Just found this photo of when we replaced the engine in the falcon. We were working late into the night with torches because the crane had to be back to the hire place the next […]
Well, the great BBQ challenge finals were last week. Earle and I entered. Here’s a photo of us at the auditions. We didnt’ even make it into round 1, despite our obvious wit and talent. […]
When I upgraded to the latest php version (Version 7) across all my WordPress sites (which are hosted using bluehost) I encountered a 500 server error when trying to access the WordPress admin page. It […]
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ontometrics.dminder Currently where I am in Victoria Vitamin D from the sun is only available for 2 hrs a day from 11am till 1pm! The rest of the day it’s just sunburn. 🙁
Last month a fellow came to our meter box and was going to install a smart meter despite the fact that I had previously told the electricity company that we don’t want one. It seems […]
Here’s how I wired a factory Toyota towbar that I got from a wrecker. It needed to interface to the brown connector in the photos below, plus it needed to be connected to earth […]
http://www.momsacrossamerica.com/all_top_5_orange_juice_brands_positive_for_weedkiller The levels are very low bit it’s interesting that Round-up is in all major brands of orange juice..
These were at the bottom of the list for pesticides and herbicides. From Environmental Working Group. http://www.ewg.org/foodnews/list.php
Strawberries Apples Nectarines Peaches Celery Grapes Cherries Spinach Tomatoes Sweet bell peppers From Environmental Working Group. http://www.ewg.org/foodnews/list.php
Check out our facebook page here! https://www.facebook.com/silverdalefarm
Check out Alphalpa (luncere), Hay, Pea and Wheat and Barley! (And consider what we feed the cows that we eat.) http://www.fao.org/fao-who-codexalimentarius/standards/pestres/pesticide-detail/en/?p_id=158
Food produced using gene technology in Australia
- Sugar Beet
- Alfalfa (Lucerne
https://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/1307294/ “Our results raise questions about adverse effects on the retina from chronic exposure to LED light compared with other light sources that have less blue light. Thus, we suggest a precautionary approach with regard […]