Kōrero: Shelter on farms

Stock under shelter

Stock under shelter

Untrimmed tree branches provide overhanging shelter for animals, which trample the pasture and expose bare soil. Tree roots in this zone also compete with pasture for moisture. Trimmed shelter belts reduce these effects.

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Photograph by Alastair McLean

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Allan Gillingham, 'Shelter on farms - Problems and alternatives', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/15608/stock-under-shelter (accessed 24 July 2021)

He kōrero nā Allan Gillingham, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008