New Zealand farmer Andrew Swallow with his sheepDavid Clark © Andrew Swallow
Now the harvest is in the tin cans and autumn cultivations and drilling are complete we firmly change our attention to the livestock part of our business over the winter. The Canterbury arable system is commonly referred to as a “mixed arable” farm and here at Valetta we have embraced that model. We have a mixture of lighter and medium and heavy soils across this property. On our lighter ground we farm 1,000 Romney breeding ewes and run a kale, […]