Kōrero: Trees in the rural landscape

Pine agroforestry

Pine agroforestry

By growing trees with a wide enough distance between them for good pasture to develop, it is possible to raise a crop of trees on the same land that stock graze. However, the wood from trees grown in these situations is of a lower quality than that of trees grown in a pine plantation. These trees are on a farm in the Bay of Plenty.

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Maggy Wassilieff, 'Trees in the rural landscape - Rural radiata', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/19695/pine-agroforestry (accessed 19 September 2019)

Story by Maggy Wassilieff, published 24 Nov 2008