Kōrero: King Country region

Making hay at Waimiha, 1940s

Making hay at Waimiha, 1940s

In the 1930s farming schemes were established on Māori land at Waimiha. Government funds assisted land owners to set up dairy-farming operations. These men and children are making hay on one of the dairy farms in the 1940s.

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Abundant Past, Gary Park Collection
Reference: 15293

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Kerryn Pollock, 'King Country region - Farming, forestry and mining', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/34862/making-hay-at-waimiha-1940s (accessed 6 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Kerryn Pollock, updated 30 Mar 2015