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Sketch maps: features and issues important for the management of ARGOS orchards and farms
(Agriculture Research Group on Sustainability, 2005-08)
The primary objective of this research was to analyse sketch maps completed by ARGOS kiwifruit orchardists and sheep/beef farmers to find out what was important to their management of their properties, and compare production ...
Understanding approaches to kiwifruit production in New Zealand: report on first qualitative interviews of ARGOS kiwifruit participants
(Agriculture Research Group on Sustainability, 2005-07)
Kiwifruit growers (or orchardists) comprise a diverse group of individuals with a variety of perspectives on and approaches to sustainable production. This diversity is the product of a broad range of social, cultural, ...
Management of Himalayan thar in New Zealand : high country farmer perspectives and implications
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 2005-08)
Himalayan thar (Hemitragus jemlahicus) were introduced and established in New Zealand in 1904. Thar are managed by the Department of Conservation (DoC) under the Himalayan Thar Control Plan (DoC 1993). They are present on ...