Kōrero: Farming in the economy

Merino wool suit

Merino wool suit

Farmers, scientists and manufacturers responded to the new commercial environment of the post-subsidy era by becoming more innovative. This is a machine-washable suit made from merino wool. The lightweight, breathable suit was made from a single thread, using a method developed by AgResearch and Australian Wool Innovation.

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New Zealand Herald
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Photograph by Sarah Ivey

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Robert Peden, 'Farming in the economy - A sunset industry? 1984 to the present', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/17643/merino-wool-suit (accessed 23 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Robert Peden, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008