Polia Station's organic cropping enterprise on the banks of Lake Mindona

Rebecca Nadge
November 2 2023 - 5:00am
Emily Clothier, Polia Station, Pooncarie, (also on this week's cover). The Clothiers have planted crops on Lake Mindona as the water recedes. Picture by Rebecca Nadge.
Emily Clothier, Polia Station, Pooncarie, (also on this week's cover). The Clothiers have planted crops on Lake Mindona as the water recedes. Picture by Rebecca Nadge.

A Pooncarie family is living the adage of "make hay while the sun shines" by planting crops on a receding lake which only floods once every decade.

Rebecca Nadge

Rebecca Nadge

Livestock editor

Bec is livestock editor for The Land based in Orange. She has previously worked for Stock & Land in Victoria, the ABC in Kununurra, and newspapers in Kalgoorlie and New Zealand. Contact her at bec.nadge@theland.com.au

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