Kōrero: Organic farming

Kiwifruit orchard, Te Puke

Kiwifruit orchard, Te Puke

Organic kiwifruit grower Leo Whittle inspects his orchard at daybreak. Kiwifruit is one of the most successful crops for organic growers. Many kiwifruit growers converted to organic methods during the 1990s because they could earn 50% more than for conventionally grown fruit.

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ZESPRI Group
Photograph by David Vernon

© ZESPRI Group Ltd 2008

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Seager Mason, 'Organic farming - Types of produce', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/16953/kiwifruit-orchard-te-puke (accessed 6 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Seager Mason, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008