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It's life on the run for Mobrup farmer

Dunkley, R. It's life on the run for Mobrup farmer. [Publication] [Special Collections]


Two-page article interviews Mobrup farmer and State Opposition spokesman on agriculture, Bill Stretch.
Mr. Stretch speaks of his family coming from Victoria to their Kojonup district property, Barwanda, over 30 years ago.
Mr. Stretch became MLS for Lower Central Province in 1983, and his son Digby runs the farm.
This article discusses the stock held and crops grown on the property.

This article contains three photographs, one of Bill and Margo Stretch watering trees on their Mobrup property; one image of Bill Stretch viewing land that has been salt-affected; one image of Carolyn Stretch, daughter of Bill Stretch.
Photographer credit is Malcolm Fairclough.

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This article is part of the WISALTS (Whittington Interceptor Sustainable Agriculture Land Treatment Society Incorporated) Collection.

Item Type: Special Collections
Collection: WISALTS Collection
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/58311
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