Kōrero: Farming in the economy

Eltham Dairy Co-operative (3 o 3)

Eltham Dairy Co-operative

Entrepreneur Chew Chong established his first dairy factory at Eltham, in Taranaki, in 1887. However, farmers were attracted by the cooperative movement and their factories ultimately replaced private companies. These workers are making butter at the Eltham Dairy Co-operative around 1910.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: 1/2-061084; F

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Robert Peden, 'Farming in the economy - Refrigeration and the growth of the dairy industry', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/17625/eltham-dairy-co-operative (accessed 19 July 2024)

He kōrero nā Robert Peden, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008