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The Snow of August 1973
(Lincoln College. Tussock Grasslands and Mountain Lands Institute., 1976)
The heavy snowfall which occurred in Canterbury and North Otago from 5 to 7 August 1973 caused widespread and costly damage to electric power and telephone lines and buildings and disrupted access. Snow, and the heavy rain ...
A crop-irrigation simulation model for individual farmer use
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1976)
Agricultural research has shown that it is possible to achieve excellent economic results by the addition of irrigation to those farms situated in the low rainfall areas of the South Island. However, many farmers who have ...
The determination of a cost efficient raceway network for a proposed irrigation scheme in Canterbury : a thesis submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Agricultural Science in the University of Canterbury [Lincoln College]
(Lincoln University, 1976)
If sufficient water is available the New Zealand Government has indicated that about $100,000,000 could be spent on irrigation schemes in the next twenty years. The greater proportion of these costs will be spent on the ...