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Livestock in evolving foodscapes and thoughtscapes
(Frontiers Media S.A., 2020-07-14)
Humanity’s main societal and epistemic transitions also mirror changes in its approach to the food system. This particularly holds true for human–animal interactions and the consumption of animal source foods (red meat ...
Innovation uncertainty impacts the adoption of smarter farming approaches
(Frontiers Media S.A., 2020-03-20)
There are increasing opportunities to use smart farming technologies for improved management of farming systems. However, there is limited understanding of how the potential can be translated into effective use in the ...
New Zealand's dairy opportunities in China
(NZ Institute of Primary Industry Management (NZIPIM) Inc, 2013-09)
Increasing demand from China for internationally sourced milk powder has, in recent years, been underpinning prices for New Zealand dairy products. China is now by far the most important destination for these products. ...
New Zealand agricultural employment relations, migration, and 'pledge washing': The new recipe for the 21st century
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Agribusiness and Commerce, 2017-06)
This Working Paper continues a series of articles published in Sociologia Ruralis in 1987, 1995, and 2007 reviewing the evolution of rural employment relations in New Zealand. It analyses research driven changes to public ...
The economic and environmental implications of incorporating composting barns into New Zealand dairy systems : A dissertation submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the Degree of Bachelor with Honours at Lincoln University
(Lincoln University, 2018)
The New Zealand dairy industry is challenged with the task of improving their environmental performance while at the same time maintaining or increasing farm productivity and profitability. Composting barns have been ...