Kōrero: Farm families

Farmer dad and son

Farmer dad and son

Waikato farmer Grant Vercoe and his three-year-old son, Ryan, are well covered from the weather. The rain has come after a drought and is very welcome. As farm mothers increasingly took up paying jobs in town, men responded by doing a little more child care, which they sometimes combined with farm work.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

New Zealand Herald
Reference: 140408NZHSRIRAIN01.jpg
Photograph by Sarah Ivey

Permission of the New Zealand Herald must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

Ngā whakaahua me ngā rauemi katoa o tēnei kōrero

Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Emma Dewson and Jock Phillips, 'Farm families - A new world, 1970 onwards', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/19845/farmer-dad-and-son (accessed 9 August 2022)

He kōrero nā Emma Dewson and Jock Phillips, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008