Wensleydale Station The epitome of trees for all reasons

McLean, Vivienne
November 2009
New Zealand Tree Grower;Nov2009, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p16
This article focuses on the Wensleydale Station, a farm owned by Nick and Pat Seymour in the Waiomoko catchment of Whangara, New Zealand. Poplar and willow poles were chosen for the farm's early tree planting initiatives in a bid to address soil erosion. Their vision for the property is to keep it sustainable. Wensleydale Station is composed of 600 hectares of farmed area, 170 hectares of forestry plantings and QEII reserves. Environmental issues faced by the Seymours included erosion, floods and drought.


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