United Press Association—By Electric Telegraph. Blenheim, May 11 The New Zealand e^g-laying competition was formally opened by the Hon. Mr Mills yesterday m fine weather. The sits of the competition is situated three miles east of Blenheim. There are one hundred peas, White Leghorns preponderating, Silver Wyandottes and Blaok Orpingtons being well represented. The competition is under the supervision of the Government expert, and the results will be distributed throughout the colony weekly. Mr Hyde, the psultry expert, Btated m a speech that the local competition was the largest yet held m the world. There were some splendid birds, only half a dozen unlikely pens. „______________
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6567, 11 May 1905
Egg-Laying Competition. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXII, Issue 6567, 11 May 1905
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