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A Short History of Farming in New Zealand

A Short History of Farming in New Zealand (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

By McLauchlan, Gordon

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Gordon McLauchlan continues his bestselling Short History series with an in-depth look into the history of the farming industry in New Zealand. From the early migrant farmers and regional produce trading, to the revolution of refrigeration - opening up global opportunities for ou...r fast-growing export markets in wool, produce and more, McLauchlan covers the development of our country's farming culture in this accessible and informative read. - Details the farming culture and methods of early Polynesian and Maori settlers. - European farmers adjusting to the temperate zone crops and wildlife of New Zealand. - The birth and development of regional trade industries in rural areas. - Refrigeration and exporting to the British and European markets. - The development of leading global trade exports in wool, dairy products, Kiwifruit and more.
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ISBN 9781988538013
Published NZ 10 Jan 2020
Publisher David Bateman Ltd
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
999 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days

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ISBN-13 9781988538013
Stock Available
Status In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
Publisher David Bateman Ltd
Imprint David Bateman Ltd
Published 10 Jan 2020
Publication Country New Zealand New Zealand
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By McLauchlan, Gordon
Category Industrial History
Agriculture & Related Industries
Agriculture & Farming
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Number of Pages 260
Dimensions Width: 137mm
Height: 210mm
Dewey Code 630.993
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text History: Specific Subjects
ONIX Text General/trade