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 Denis Hocking, Rangitoto Farm, Bulls, Middle Districts branch

Denis Hocking describes his farm forestry operations on sand country in the Manawatu. Drystock occupy the flats, while trees are grown on the sand dunes.Radiata pine does particularly well on sand dunes, and Denis also grows stringybark eucalypts, cypresses and blackwoods. Denis is now into an annual timber harvest.

Also see: Denis Hocking's case study


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