The terror and delight of the invisible glass trap

The terror and delight of the invisible glass trap

Posts Stories from the farm – a closer look at the people, the place and the bio-diversity at 5EyesFarm As a human invention, glass is a remarkable thing. It helps us see, keeps the elements at bay and holds our precious liquid tonics. If you have even watched a...
Whip Scorpions look scary but don’t sting

Whip Scorpions look scary but don’t sting

Posts Stories from the farm – a closer look at the people, the place and the bio-diversity at 5EyesFarm They don't sting Whip Scorpions are not actually scorpions. Nor are they spiders. But they ae related to both. Theirs is a unique classification: Kingdom –...
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...