Photograph 7450390
Farming - strawberries, apples and pears in Tasmania - Australian markets where prices are high. Last year the Somers, who live in Antwerp before migrating to Australia 12 years ago, grew two tons of strawberries and this year, after having cleared seven acres of land by hand to save an outlay on machinery, hope to increase the harvest to five tons. Their son, Emile junior, has been awarded a Queensland Department of Agriculture diploma. Chairman Somers packs strawberries into punnets

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A12111, 1/1962/16/50
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