Diary of a Farmers Husband

Rob is married to Chris and Pam's eldest daughter Jessica and they have 3 children, Amelie, Zach and Anna. Rob knew that when he married Jessica he would be third in order of importance behind the kids and the farm at certain times of the year! He decided he would write a blog to describe his experiences as a city boy who has married a country girl farmer.


July 8, 2016

Wifey Watch.

Wifey has also been a victim of her own sucstress this year which initially saw her being the recipient of an AWI Scholarship to attend the […]
July 1, 2016

Suc’stress’ful

If Success is defined as the accomplishment of an aim or purpose and Stress is defined as a state of mental or emotional strain or tension […]
March 2, 2016

Successful Complacency

Successful complacency “I think that one of the biggest flaws of mankind is that we become complacent with our lives.” ― Daniel Willey As it relates […]
August 2, 2015

The China/Kimberley connection

As the satellite picture from my last blog indicated the district did get some rain but nowhere near as much as was expected or for that […]
May 10, 2015

Ex’seed’ingly dry…

Most years are punctuated with periods where there is so much going on you are not sure how you will cope, what I like about times […]
February 19, 2015

Some time ‘off farm’

To be honest I really can’t put my finger on why it is taken so long for me to write this post although I have come […]
November 30, 2014

Harvest hi jinx Part 1

While the origins of the rain dance are well documented and can be traced back to Native American tribes such as the Cherokee the invention and […]
October 30, 2014

Some loose ends….

This post will probably be the last one that features TJ in the role of our au pair although Wifey and I sincerely hope this is […]
October 12, 2014

A smorgasbord of sheep.

The end of September sees a very brief period of calm before the inevitable storm of harvest begins and the focus of the man(and woman)power at […]