On the kind of day called ‘weather
He has gone in for intensive subdivision. This gets rid of the rubbish, cleans up the country and starts filling in the bare ground with pasture which is largely clover-dominant.
The weathervane wavers—‘like gossamer’
Roots bind clods, constructing
It has been estimated that between 80 and 95 percent of the inorganic nutrients ingested by animals in their feed are excreted in their dung and urine.
The ovary of the blown
Thus, since the nutrient content of animal manure is derived from that of the ingested herbage, it is not surprising that manure contains all the nutrients needed by plants.
I curl over my gate, scrape
He moves large mobs of ewes (up to 10,000 on as little as 12 hectares)
controlling them with five-wire electric fences and passing them through six metre wide gateways
Ewe lambs get fatter at a quicker rate than ram lambs. That is,
Outside St Stephen’s dunged gum-boots stand at
early maturing lambs have a smaller mature body size, they have a slower growth rate and are fatter
‘Take, eat; this is my body’
at the same carcass weight when compared with the later maturing type of lambs.
FOR SALE, THIS DESIRABLE PROPERTY
It is unlikely that an instrument will be invented that will totally replace the skilled judge, drafter or breeder of meat animals.
eloquence it renders
6.11.1984, Clifton Terrace, Wellington - February 1985, Waironga
Road, North Taieri.
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