Posts Tagged ‘ Bill Waring ’

Bill remembers

Mar 17th, 2012 | By

We continue with our series on the early days of the meat industry in the Waikato, as recalled by Bill Waring. If you  missed it, Chapter 1 is here. The breeding sows and porkers roamed mostly free on the family farm in Taupiri, feeding on the acorns under the oak trees.  They were also fed

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Memories of the meat trade

Mar 12th, 2012 | By

Many people in the district will know the name Bill Waring.  He spent his entire working life in the meat industry – as did his father and grandfather before him.  In this series exclusive to N8N Bill shares his memories of a significant part of the area’s commercial history. My Grandfather, A H (Harry) Waring,

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