Story: Shelter on farms

Double-row shelter belt

Double-row shelter belt

Double-row shelter belts can be very effective. A bushy slow-growing species planted beside fast-growing tall trees is the best combination.

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Allan Gillingham, 'Shelter on farms - Planted shelter belts', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 April 2024)

Story by Allan Gillingham, published 24 Nov 2008