Kōrero: Arable farming

Grain silos

Grain silos

Grain is being transferred from a bulk truck to a grain silo. The truck is tipping the grain into an auger, which is driven by the tractor’s power. In good conditions grain can be stored in a silo for several years. When the grain is needed it is removed through a chute in the bottom of the silo and augered into bulk trucks.

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Reference: DSCF5548.jpg
Photograph by Peter E. Smith

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Sue Zydenbos, 'Arable farming - Markets and processing', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/17602/grain-silos (accessed 22 May 2024)

He kōrero nā Sue Zydenbos, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008