Kōrero: Soils

New Zealand's best soils

New Zealand's best soils

The best soils in New Zealand are found in pockets of land throughout the country, as this map shows. These areas are used predominantly for growing crops, or for market gardening.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand

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Source: Landcare Research – Manaaki Whenua

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Allan Hewitt, 'Soils - What makes a good soil?', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/map/12342/new-zealands-best-soils (accessed 29 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Allan Hewitt, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007