Kōrero: Exotic farm animals

Ostriches (1 o 2)


These one-year-old ostriches have reached slaughter weights of around 100 kilograms. There is a ready market for ostrich meat, but unless a farm is near one of the few specialist killing facilities, transport difficulties and costs make meat production uneconomic.

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New Zealand Herald
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Photograph by Paul Estcourt

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Jim Esson, 'Exotic farm animals - Ostriches and emus', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/18711/ostriches (accessed 27 June 2022)

He kōrero nā Jim Esson, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008