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Water and choice in Canterbury : review and assessment of research priorities for lower Rakaia and central plains irrigation planning
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1983-02)
This report presents the results of a multi-disciplinary research project funded by the Ministry of Works and Development to review and evaluate the economic, social and environmental impacts of developing the water ...
Recreational substitutability and carrying capacity for the Rakaia and Waimakariri Rivers
(Lincoln College. Agricultural and Economics Research Unit., 1983-12)
The Rakaia and Waimakariri Rivers are located close to each other in Canterbury; they have many of the same physical attributes and appear to offer similar recreational amenities. Both rivers have water right ...
A survey of pests and pesticide use in Canterbury and Southland
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1980-04)
Agricultural chemicals have become increasingly important in New Zealand farming systems over the past two decades. This is evidenced by the increasing physical inputs of agricultural chemicals to farms over this ...
Development of the South Canterbury / Otago southern bluefin tuna fishery
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1983-12)
There is concern that many of New Zealand's inshore fish species are being overfished to the extent that fishing effort will have to be reduced to ensure the continued existence of some species as commercial stocks. A dual ...
Economic evaluation of Matua prairie grass as a pasture species on Canterbury sheep farms
(Lincoln College. Agricultural and Economics Research Unit., 1987-09)
Matua prairie grass could play a significant role on Canterbury pastoral farms as a perennial greenfeed. It should not be seen as a substitute for ryegrass/white clover pastures or for lucerne stands but rather as a ...