Story: Kai Pākehā – introduced foods

Māori traders, 1850 (2nd of 2)

Māori traders, 1850

Māori traders take pigs to Auckland to sell in the 1850s. Until the 1860s Māori played a vital role in supplying the Auckland market with food.

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How to cite this page:

Hazel Petrie, 'Kai Pākehā – introduced foods - Pigs and potatoes', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/artwork/19202/maori-traders-1850 (accessed 24 June 2021)

Story by Hazel Petrie, published 24 Nov 2008