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A survey of Mid Canterbury farmers’ attitudes to growing sugar beet
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1978)
A postal survey of farmers in Mid Canterbury was carried out in 1977 in order to ascertain the interest, resources and attitudes of farmers to the growing of sugar beet in their region. An extremely high net valid ...
Computer simulation models of pasture production in Canterbury: description and user’s manual
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1978-10)
This report presents the detailed documentation of development, validation, application methodology, and computer coding of a set of dynamic simulation models of pasture production on the Canterbury Plains of New Zealand. ...
A comment on fisheries and agricultural trade relationships between New Zealand and Japan
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit, 1978-02)
The primary objective of this paper is to assess the validity of New Zealand's negotiating strategies with Japan over the question of improved access for New Zealand's agricultural, forestry and fish products in the ...
Survey of New Zealand farmer intentions, expectations and opinions, June-August, 1978
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1978-11)
This survey is the second in a series of New Zealand Farmer Intentions and Opinions. All have been aimed at providing policy makers and those in the agri-business sector in New Zealand with data on which they can formulate ...
Interfibre relationships and textile marketing in Japan
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1978-07)
The objective of this report has been to provide an improved understanding of the Japanese textile industry, and to analyse the role of wool relative to other fibres in the recent past and in future industry and distribution ...
Optimum-seeking designs for simulation experiments with models of agricultural systems
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1978-12)
Over the last decade there has been a remarkable increase in the use of systems modelling for research in farm management. This has been accompanied by substantial progress in the development of model building techniques ...