Canada + Peter, Coombah

Farmers who usually grow spelt for us, for example Peter at Coombah , have had several challenging season, as the drought continues. This has resulted in a major shortage of organic Australian spelt. Consequently, we’ve had to source our spelt from Canada. Their spelt variety is known as CDC Origin. The suppliers work with several different farmers […]

Peter, Coombah, NSW

Peter grows a variety of grain crops for Kialla including spelt, hard and soft wheat, and oats in a very barren part of NSW, south of Broken Hill. The reason that crops are able to be grown on land that borders desert is due to a once-a-decade seasonal phenomenon. Very heavy summer rainfall in Southern […]