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Pastures and their improvement in relation to the management of foot-hill farms in Canterbury
(New Zealand Grassland Association., 1936)
The foothill areas of Canterbury consist of a large portion of the province, extending from the Conway River in the north to the Waitaki River in the south, a distance of some 230 miles. This same area varies in width ...
Pasture seed-mixtures for districts of low rainfall
(New Zealand Grassland Association., 1937)
The low rainfall districts of New Zealand grow poor pastures of low carrying capacity. They are situated in Canterbury, Central Otago, Marlborough, Wairarapa and Hawkes Bay, a total area of several million acres. to ...
New permanent pastures as greenfeed in Canterbury
(New Zealand Grassland Association., 1935)
The Canterbury farmer depends to a great degree upon supplementary greenfeeds as part of the diet of sheep and dairy cows, but the actual extent to which he is dependent upon them is seldom fully realised until the ...