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An evaluation of farm ownership savings accounts
(Lincoln College. Agricultural and Economics Research Unit., 1981-12)
Farm Ownership Savings Accounts are a popular method of saving for farm purchase and entry into sharefarming. As at 31 March 1981 there were nearly 7,000 account holders and deposits totalled approximately $29 million. The ...
Interest rates : facts and fallacies
(Lincoln College. Agricultural and Economics Research Unit., 1981-06)
The purpose of this paper is: 1. to discuss the methods of calculating interest rates that are commonly used in New Zealand; 2. to present case examples showing the difference between quoted and effective interest ...
Tractor replacement policies and cost minimisation
(Lincoln College. Agricultural and Economics Research Unit, 1983-11)
Calculating the most appropriate replacement policy for farm tractors is a complex exercise made even more difficult because of inadequate data on how resale values and repair costs vary with tractor age and hours of ...
Sources of competitive advantage in the Uruguayan and New Zealand beef industries
(International Farm Management Association, 2005)
The Uruguayan and New Zealand beef industries have developed under similar climatic conditions that favour pastoral farming. Both industries are export focused. However, the development paths taken by the two industries ...