18 November 2014 - Fairtransport
The crew of Tres Hombres received a donation just before they left with sailing cargo vessel Tres Hombres for her 6th Atlantic roundtrip. 30 kg of Cheese donated by “De Nylander” a cheesefarm in Workum, Netherlands.
“De Nylander” is a family owned farmsince 1990. In 1997 Matti en Henk Hogendoorn started making cheese at the farm. In 2002 the farm got the ECO label and after 7 years of eco farming, the Bokma Faimly took over. They are now running the Nyalander farm and the organic farm “It Heidenskip”. With a lot of attention the Bokma family creates pure, organic cheese which really tasteful! The process of Nylander Cheesemaking takes a lot of care and devotion. Nylander cheese is a quality product!
The crew of Tres Hombres is enjoying the cheese. A big thanks to the Bokma Family and their Nylander cheese! Please visit their website and / or the farm! www.nylander.nl
Life on Tres Hombres has been an experience and a half! After a few years where we all had a life constraining effect from corona and a chance meeting with an old friend who had sailed on Tres Hombres previously my heart was set on an adventure. A sailing trip from Amsterdam to Les Sables […]
LOCATION NOTES: Den Helder: for those who have been around Tres Hombres since her early days, this name will ring more than one bell and recall many memories. It is a town in Noord Holland which faces the island of Texel and looks over the Wadden Zee, with its place in the maritime history of […]
MEET OUR TRAINEE ARCO Age: 60 Nationality: DUTCH Position onboard: TRAINEE Former occupation on land (aka how do you keep yourself busy when you are not sailing)? I am a father of two. I work as occupational health physician, insurance physician, and an instituutsopleider at the Radboud University in Nijmegen (e.g. training new medical specialists). I also volunteer for the local GroenLinks political party, […]