Story: Southland region

Sheep eating swedes

Sheep eating swedes

The versatile swede, popular with Southlanders, is also an important fodder crop for Southland flocks, such as these sheep at Ōpio, near Nightcaps.

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Southland Times
Reference: 126917
Photograph by Dianne Manson

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David Grant, 'Southland region - Climate', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/20094/sheep-eating-swedes (accessed 19 September 2021)

Story by David Grant, updated 1 May 2015