Kōrero: Wairarapa region

Stock sale

Stock sale

Lambs are crowded into pens during a stock sale at the Masterton saleyards in 2002. Despite the recent rise of dairying, sheep farming remains the backbone of the region’s pastoral economy.

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Wairarapa Times-Age
Photograph by Sandy Parkinson

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Ben Schrader, 'Wairarapa region - A farming economy', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/12085/stock-sale (accessed 20 May 2022)

He kōrero nā Ben Schrader, updated 1 Mar 2017