Story: Soils and regional land use

Horowhenua market gardens

Horowhenua market gardens

The sandy flats on the coast south of Levin are ideal for growing vegetables, most of which are sold to Wellingtonians.

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Allan Gillingham, 'Soils and regional land use - Lower North Island', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 26 May 2022)

Story by Allan Gillingham, published 24 Nov 2008