Kōrero: Market gardens and production nurseries

Hydroponically grown lettuces

Hydroponically grown lettuces

In 1997 Phil Henderson of Raumati was producing a quarter of a million lettuces each year for supermarkets in the southern half of the North Island.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1997/1525/17
Photograph by Ross Giblin

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Maggy Wassilieff, 'Market gardens and production nurseries - Covered vegetable crops', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/20019/hydroponically-grown-lettuces (accessed 24 July 2021)

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