Posts Tagged ‘ food connection ’

Close but no cigar

Nov 29th, 2012 | By

You could even say eclipsed. Still, Number 8 Network was delighted to learn that the best little news provider north-east of Hamilton was a finalist in the recent Alcohol Sponsorship Press (ASP) media awards recently. The almost winning photograph was of Food Connection’s Mich Dul looking at the eclipse through a welding helmet at his

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One dark morning in Gordonton…

Nov 14th, 2012 | By

It got very cold and eerie here in Gordonton for the eclipse but we managed to get this picture from Woodlands Rd, taken at10.25am Wednesday 14 November. Earlier we headed to Food Connection and looked at it with Mich Dul – who had a welding helmet. As backup, we used the old trick of smoking

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Couple’s Cambodian dream

Sep 7th, 2012 | By

It’s not what you’d call a holiday for Yorng Dul. The co-owner of Gordonton’s Food Connection has just returned from a three-week trip to Cambodia where she spent time in Pilan (or Pailin). It is Cambodia’s poorest region: the average salary there is just $1 a day – and with husband Mich she owns six

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Food Connection’s mighty bean

Feb 13th, 2012 | By

Yorng Dul, of Gordonton’s Food Connection, is also a champion grower of veg. She just sent in these photographs of her could-be prize-winning legume. The beast in question is a Yardlong Bean, noted for its extra length. They grow to be about 60 – 70cm. However, Yorng’s monster bean is 95cm and still growing. Anyone

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