Cocksfoot grass seed was grown on Banks Peninsula to help develop North Island grassland farms between the 1890s and early 1900s. This bullock-drawn wagon, laden with sacks of seed, is on its way to the Little River railway station south of Banks Peninsula.
Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi
Macmillan Brown Library, University of Canterbury
Reference: CP 4637
Photograph by W. H. Montgomery
Permission of the Macmillan Brown Library, University of Canterbury, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.