Kōrero: Nelson region

Picking tobacco

Nelson was New Zealand’s tobacco-growing stronghold from the late 19th century until the 1980s. Watch tobacco being picked in Nelson in 1961.

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Reference: Pictorial Parade 113. National Film Unit, 1961

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Carl Walrond, 'Nelson region - Horticulture', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/28873/picking-tobacco (accessed 6 June 2020)

He kōrero nā Carl Walrond, updated 1 Aug 2015