Story: Stone fruit and the summerfruit industry

Cromwell sculpture (1st of 3)

Cromwell sculpture

This giant fruit sculpture on the outskirts of Cromwell township indicates the importance of fruit-growing to the region. The apricot is being ‘ripened’ by a new coat of paint.

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 19 February 2005, p. 16

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Marie Dawkins, 'Stone fruit and the summerfruit industry - Commercial production', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 1 April 2023)

Story by Marie Dawkins, published 24 Nov 2008