By Glenys Christian Wairarapa sheep and beef farmer, Roger Barton, knows of two large farms locally which have recently been sold to be planted in forestry and a third which is likely to have gone the same way. They would have been running about 30,000 stock units, supplying lambs to other local farmers. “We are...
By Glenys Christian Sheep and beef farmers’ increasing concerns about productive farmland being sold to...