Long-horn a beautiful beetle story

Long-horn a beautiful beetle story

Posts Stories from the farm – a closer look at the people, the place and the bio-diversity at 5EyesFarm Long-Horn Maybe the fascination of insects and creatures here gets us swept up a bit, but while eating dinner there is a visitor so majestic it cannot be...
Mole Cricket – the trumpet singer

Mole Cricket – the trumpet singer

Posts Stories from the farm – a closer look at the people, the place and the bio-diversity at 5EyesFarm The (ugly) romantic trumpet player The mysterious mole cricket is the platypus of the insect world and a romantic singer. The mole cricket looks like a...
The Mormon Butterfly

The Mormon Butterfly

Posts Stories from the farm – a closer look at the people, the place and the bio-diversity at 5EyesFarm Butterfly poetry Never has black been so velvet. Stare for even a moment, and it draws you into a vast abyss of mesmerising travel. It is the black of all...
Scale and the ant

Scale and the ant

Posts Stories from the farm – a closer look at the people, the place and the bio-diversity at 5EyesFarm The leaves of the ornamental lime, not precisely a lime, more a limequot tree, had turned black. “It wasn’t like this the other day,” said...
Nesta – a spider story

Nesta – a spider story

Posts Stories from the farm – a closer look at the people, the place and the bio-diversity at 5EyesFarm Nesta - a spider story Yesterday morning, Nesta was gone. She had been there for months. All that was left was one leg, ironic really since she was missing...