Kōrero: Rural workers

Bullocks ploughing (1 o 3)

Bullocks ploughing

Bullocks pull a plough through tussock country on the banks of the Manawatū River. As bullocks were stronger than horses, they were used for breaking in new farmland – often areas that were rough, or had never been ploughed before.

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Whanganui Regional Museum
Reference: B/FA/2a
Photograph by T. H. Whetton

Permission of the Whanganui Regional Museum must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Carl Walrond, 'Rural workers - Grain and crops', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/17207/bullocks-ploughing (accessed 21 June 2021)

He kōrero nā Carl Walrond, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008