Kōrero: Market gardens and production nurseries

Mechanical weeding (1 o 2)

Mechanical weeding

The scarifying rake attached to this tractor is used to help with weed control of this broccoli crop on the Kapiti Coast. As the rake is pulled across the soil, it damages or destroys young weed seedlings and helps to aerate the soil.

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Ivor Earp-Jones
Photograph by Ivor Earp-Jones

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Market gardens and production nurseries - Other outdoor crops', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/20010/mechanical-weeding (accessed 10 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Maggy Wassilieff, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008