Story: Pastures

Tree fodder

Tree fodder

Willows and poplars are the trees most often used to provide additional fodder for stock in times of drought. Here, sheep strip the leaves from willow branches spread on a dry pasture.

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Deric Charlton, 'Pastures - Herbs, trees and shrubs', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 March 2023)

Story by Deric Charlton, published 24 Nov 2008