Farm­ers flock to in­spect up-to-date cow-shed tech­nol­ogy

Matamata Chronicle - - Rural Delivery -

Farm­ers of all gen­er­a­tions went to take a look at Mata­mata farm­ers Shane and Sarah Gold­smith’s new cow shed and ef­flu­ent sys­tem on Thurs­day.

Dave Tay­lor Brick­lay­ers con­structed the mod­ern shed, which at­tracted more than 100 peo­ple to the open day.

‘‘The day went bril­liantly,’’ said Mr Tay­lor.

‘‘We had a few older guys turn up to have a look and see how things are done in the newer sheds. ‘‘There was a lot of in­ter­est.’’ A sausage siz­zle and a few beers helped to mark the oc­ca­sion.

was there and snapped th­ese shots of the busy oc­ca­sion.

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