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Farmers' Day at Canterbury Agricultural College

Newspaper caption: Farmers' day at Lincoln College has become a popular annual fixture, which enables those who take an interest in the advancement of agriculture in the provincial district to mark...

Date 1908-12-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

A sample of the excellent wheat harvest

Newspaper caption: (1) and (4) Reaping a heavy crop, estimated to yield 60 bushels to the acre, grown on Mr P. F. Ryan's farm at Weedons. As will be seen, the crop is badly "bent" but the 10 ft binder...

Date 1928
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Farmers bringing in milk to the factory

Newspaper caption: Tai Tapu, one of Canterbury's prosperous country townships: the dairy factory.

Date 1908
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Morning tea at the threshing mill

Newspaper caption: Training in agricultural science: glimpses of work at the Canterbury Agricultural College, at Lincoln

Date 1928
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Motor drawing a disc harrow and a four-leaf tine harrow

Newspaper caption: Field trial of the Samson Sieve-Grip Agri-Motor held at Lincoln, Canterbury, New Zealand, September 7th, 1916.

Date 1916-09-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Motor drawing a three-furrow and a double-furrow plough

Newspaper caption: Field trial of the Samson Sieve-Grip Agri-Motor held at Lincoln, Canterbury, New Zealand, September 7th, 1916.

Date 1916-09-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Clothes dryer at Farmers

A clothes dryer in the home and entertainment centre at Farmers. A variety of whitewares, appliances and homewares are visible. Advertisements are hanging from the ceiling.

Date 1971-05-25
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lambing at West Melton

Scenes of West Melton farmer, Don Hayes, with sheep and newborn lambs during the lambing season.

Date 1981-08-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Don Hayes during lambing at West Melton

Scenes of West Melton farmer, Don Hayes, helping a sheep to give birth to a lamb during the lambing season.

Date 1981-08-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

The Dalethorpe Dispersal sale

Newspaper caption: Mr Geo. Rutherford having disposed of his Dalethorpe property, the well-known merino and half-bred flock were dispersed by auction on March 19th, and realised excellent prices...

Date 1912-03-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Wooden farmer doll and wool bales

A wooden doll of a farmer carved by Betty Johnson accompanied by wool bales.

Date 1971-06-25
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bill Winchester of Lakeside

Views of farmer, Bill Winchester, 46, of Lakeside, Leeston, who has been blind for four years.

Date 1970-07-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips