Agriculture in the “New Territory” – 1931 article

HF:  It is worth looking at the Hong Kong Naturalist – “a quarterly illustrated journal principally for Hong Kong and South China” which was published from Jan 1930 until Feb 1941. The  journals contain articles on a variety of subjects of interest to us including, tea production, oysters, Kowloon waterworks, and a couple of mountains where mines are mentioned.

One of the articles is Agriculture in the New Territory by L Gibbs from May 1931.

HK Naturalist Agriculture in the New Territory a

HK Naturalist Agriculture in the New Territory b

Agriculture in the NT, 1931 article

Source: HK Naturalist – Agriculture in the New Territory

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