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The social practice of sustainable agriculture under audit discipline: initial insights from the ARGOS project in New Zealand
One of the most interesting recent developments in global agri‐food systems has been the rapid emergence and elaboration of market audit systems claiming environmental qualities or sustainability. In New Zealand, as a ...
From compliance to co-production: emergent forms of agency in sustainable wine production in New Zealand
(SAGE Publications, 2017-12-01)
This article engages with non-human agency through the interrogation of the emerging role of metrics in the governance of sustainability in the New Zealand primary sector. In it, we argue that the agency of the metrics ...
Regional skill ecosystems to assist young people making education employment linkages in transition from school to work
(Sage Journals, 2015-02)
A feature of regional development in New Zealand over the last two decades has been ongoing skill shortages reported by employers at the same time as unemployment has been relatively high. This paper addresses that issue ...
Making space for community in super-productivist rural settings
This paper contributes a perspective on an enduring debate in rural studies about the transformation of rural areas in developed market economies into more or less ‘productivist’ landscapes. We focus on the conceptual ...