Story: Agricultural education

Stock work at Flock House

Stock work at Flock House

Farm trainees at Flock House could practise their stock-handling skills in the woolshed and sheep yards. These 1952 trainees are forcing ewes and lambs into the yards on horseback, whereas today’s farm workers are more likely to be on motorbikes.

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Reference: AANR 6329/DA 25135

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Robert Peden, 'Agricultural education - Training farms', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 19 January 2022)

Story by Robert Peden, published 24 Nov 2008