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Variability in venison returns
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Commerce. Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme., 2003)
The venison industry has been characterised by a number of boom bust cycles that have been highly de stabilising for all sectors in the supply chain. During the last ten years we have seen three major cycles with the ...
The role of New Zealand Pork in the future of the pork industry
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Commerce. Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme., 2000)
The New Zealand Pork Industry has changed rapidly in the last ten years, but even more so in the past three years. The first section of this report is an attempt to document some of the changes to the industry and the ...
Seasonal milk pricing: "holy smoke or holy grail"
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Commerce. Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme., 2000-11)
Historically the New Zealand Dairy Industry has paid seasonal milk producing farmers the same price for milk irrespective of the month in which it was produced. Over the last ten years a number of attempts have been made ...
Do runoffs pay?
(Lincoln University. Department of Agricultural Management and Property Studies, 2006)
One of the ongoing debates amongst farmers and consultants is whether runoffs pay. Last summer Brendan Richards, as part of his Master of Applied Science studies at Lincoln University, decided to get some numbers on what ...
Current contribution of four biotechnologies to New Zealand's primary sector
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 2006)
A survey of 59 key informants in biotechnology, agriculture, forestry, and seafood was conducted in 2005 to estimate the economic contribution of biotechnology to the primary sector in New Zealand.
Meat industry turmoil
(Lincoln University. Department of Agricultural Management and Property Studies, 2007-06)
The two big meat co-operatives, PPCS and Alliance, are currently exploring closer working relationships. This includes possible amalgamation. It indicates how tough things have become in the sheep industry. This report ...
A comparison of the economics of dairy farming between the regions: Southland, Canterbury, West Coast
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Commerce. Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme., 2002-11)
The objective of this project is to provide a comparison of financial performance for owner operated dairy farms in Canterbury, Southland, and the West Coast.
Research on the consequences of converting to organic production : a review of international literature and outline of a research design for New Zealand
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 2001-10)
The objectives of this research were to review the literature that describes the consequences of farms converting to organic production and to use these studies to develop an optimum design for an organic farm conversion ...
Business relationships and their connectors in fresh produce supply chains in New Zealand
(Lincoln University, 2005)
This research investigates the way that firms in New Zealand fresh produce supply chains manage business relationships to fulfil customer requirements and take account of market and situational factors. A theoretical ...
"SPE or Free" what would happen to the Nelson kiwifruit grower in a deregulated environment?
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Commerce. Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme., 2008)
"Would Nelson kiwifruit growers be better off in a de-regulated environment or with the status quo", the status quo being the "Single Point of Entry" structure that is protected by legislation where Zespri is the only ...