Journal of the Department of Agriculture, Western Australia, Series 4

Issue cover

Editor: E. H. Lawson

Cover picture: The sheep are typical of flocks found on newly developed farms in W.A. The development of many light land areas depends on the establishment and grazing of productive pastures – a trend that has helped increase the state’s sheep numbers two and a half fold in 20 years.


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