Posts Tagged ‘ history of meat trade ’

Bill remembers…

Sep 17th, 2014 | By

Bill Waring passed away recently.  Number 8 Network is publishing his memories of  the early days of the Waikato meat trade.  In this article Bill talks about the art of  judging an animal’s meat quality and pre-refrigeration days. Initially, most times I made a livestock purchase, one of Father’s friends would either compliment me on

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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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