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Finding Water in Africa

July 16, 2011

This morning Johan AKA the “borehole man” came to the farm here in Hazyview to find out whether we had a place that we could sink a new borehole to give us a strong supply of water.  Our existing borehole gives us water on the farm but we always have to be careful how we […]

Mozambique and Prawns!

August 20, 2009

A short hop from Hazyview in South Africa, the home of the Rogue brand of hats, boots and bags, is Maputo the vibrant capital city of Mozambique.  Kendrick Imports took a brief visit there last week to sample seafood and the local brew Laurentina!!! We stayed at the iconic Costa do Sol – a popular […]

Hazyview Footy Team get new equipment

April 5, 2009

Hazyview Bluebird Young Stars April 2009 The local Hazyview football “The Bluebird Young Stars” team were in action again this morning. The team are based in Mpumalanga in South Africa.   Kendrick Imports, Gola and Leighton United Football Club provided balls a ball bag, training cones, pumps and new trainers for the young team. The equipment […]

Monkey Apples dry in the sun at Terra Boma Farm, South Africa

January 2, 2009

The monkey apples that were picked in South Africa during August last year are now drying in the sun at the Worx of Africa Farm Terra Boma. The drying is the first part of the process in the hand decoration of the seed pods to make the beautiful decorations. http://www.kendrickimports.com/index.php/worx-of-africa/monkey-apples Kenneth works at the farm […]

Busi gets degree – sponsored by Kendrick Imports.

December 26, 2008

Well done Busi!! Kendrick Imports http://www.kendrickimports.comhas been sponsoring Busi during the final 2 years of her degree course. Last night she text me her results…. she has achieved 2 passes and 3 distinctions in her final modules. Congratulations to Busi for all her hard work from all of us who know her! Busi has worked […]

A good reason to wear your Rogue Boots in Africa!

December 19, 2008

When walking whilst in Africa it’s a great idea to wear the correct footwear!  Rogue Boots are made for the job.  Handmade in South Africa by Rogue, they are strong and comfortable from the moment you put them on. Rogue boots will give you peace of mind when walking in “the bush”.  If you are […]

Leighton United Football Club sponsor the Bluebird Young Stars

December 8, 2008

December 2008 Leighton United Football Club have offered to sponsor the Bluebird Young Stars football team.  The Bluebirds are based in Hazyview South Africa and practise and play with very little equipment apart from a ball. Since August Kendrick Imports http://www.kendrickimports.com has managed to get sponsorship from Lucozade for training bibs and water bottles and […]

Rogue….. For the Journey

November 17, 2008

The Rogue brand of hats, bags and boots are hand made in Africa.  They can fulfill any purpose you want, be it a holiday hat, a working boot or a bag for your next holiday. After all life is a journey and Rogue products are designed and made to be used at any point on […]

Rogue Packaway Hat Featured in Sunday Times Travel!

November 1, 2008

Rogue Packaway featured in Sunday Times Travel Sunday 26th October saw the new Rogue Packaway hat http://www.kendrickimports.com featured in the Sunday Times Travel Supplement. Jonathan Futrell who writes the feature included it as a great travel hat that no seasoned traveller should be without. The Packaway hat is made from oiled suede and is a […]

Gola Support Kendrick Import’s ethical trading.

October 28, 2008

On her return from Hazyview in August Emma was determined to get some shoes together for the Bluebird Young Stars Football Team.  She was horrified to see the youngsters playing in bare feet on hard ground… with glass on the pitch when we watched the team play in their new strip in August. After writing […]