Early morning cow routines

The dairy cows in the cattle yard at Maungaraeeda, PRI Sunshine Coast

The early morning cow routines at Maungaraeeda, home of Tom and Zaia Kendall and the Permaculture Research Institute Sunshine Coast are very satisfying, both due to the connections between people and cows and for the end products.

Why we do things the “hard way”

Garden harvest on our permaculture property on the Sunshine Coast

Why do we live the hard way, shovelling shit day in day out, putting up with animals dying despite looking after them well, losing crops due to erratic weather, living in an unfinished house and a multitude of other issues? We do it because we believe.