Story: Farming in the economy

Canterbury lamb

Footage celebrating Canterbury’s centenary explains the importance of frozen lamb exports to the region’s economy in 1950.

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Archives New Zealand - Te Rua Mahara o te Kāwanatanga
Reference: Canterbury is a hundred. National Film Unit, 1950

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Robert Peden, 'Farming in the economy - Refrigeration and sheep farming', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 4 June 2023)

Story by Robert Peden, published 24 Nov 2008