Life’s a lot more fun in the barn

Backpacker Jessica Sieljes, of the Netherlands, is close to fulfilling her 88-day farm work requirement to obtain a second-year visa.

She has been working at the Mildura Fruit Company (MFC) for the past five weeks sorting and packing mandarins, oranges, lemons and avocados.

Ms Sieljes is keen to pursue a career as a forensic scientist, hopefully in Sydney.

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