Story: Farming in the economy

Dairy products

Dairy products

This diagram shows the wide range of products that can be made from milk. One of the most valuable of these is casein, which has a wide range of uses in the food, fabric, adhesives and plastics industries.

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Robert Peden, 'Farming in the economy - A sunset industry? 1984 to the present', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 15 June 2024)

Story by Robert Peden, published 24 Nov 2008