Kōrero: Farming in the economy

Growing grapes

Growing grapes

Perhaps the most spectacular growth in any New Zealand industry in the last 50 years has been that of the wine industry. In the early 1900s vineyards were found only in the Gisborne, Hawke’s Bay and Auckland areas, but they are now found from Northland to Central Otago. This vineyard is in the Awatere Valley in Marlborough. In recent years, the largest area of plantings have been here and in other parts of Marlborough.

Te whakamahi i tēnei tūemi

Natural Sciences Image Library of New Zealand
Reference: Vi102tRbt.jpg
Photograph by G. R. Roberts

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

Ngā whakaahua me ngā rauemi katoa o tēnei kōrero

Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Robert Peden, 'Farming in the economy - Horticulture and viticulture', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/17650/growing-grapes (accessed 2 October 2020)

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