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Management styles of Canterbury farmers : a study of goals and success from the farmers’ point of view
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 1990-11)
A review of literature on success and goals in farm management shows that farmers seek to achieve a number of goals and have different management styles. Since farmers combine both business and way-of-life goals in complex ...
The Q method and subjective perceptions of food in the 1990s
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1990-07)
Results of a study of people's perception of food are presented in this report. The Q method was used to factor analyse the data from 59 subjects who sorted statements about food. Four types are described and labelled the ...
Public drinking and social organisation in Methven and Mt. Somers
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 1990-12)
The results from an ethnographic study of two South Island rural towns, Methven and Mt. Somers, are presented in this report along with a selected review of the literature on pubs. An argument is developed that integrated ...