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Monitoring the New Zealand costal policy statement: a preliminary assessment
(Lincoln University. Lincoln Environmental. Centre for Resource Management., 1994-10)
Self-directed learning of farming couples
(Lincoln University, 1995)
The objective of this study was to provide an exploratory account of the nature of self-directed learning (SDL) of farming couples. This study investigated some key components of SDL activities, the sharing of SDL between ...
Risk management strategies for the long run use of resources: the impact of climate change on agriculture
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management., 1992-07)
This publication is the result of a research contract completed for MAF Rural Policy Unit in 1991. The brief was to develop a policy framework to assist in the analysis of the issues raised by climate change and the ...
A New Zealand trade share database, 1966-96
(Lincoln University. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1998-11)
Feed management and computer practices on a sample of New Zealand farms
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness & Economics Research Unit, 1994-04)
In an environment where producers are faced with the need to continually improve productive efficiency in order to generate higher levels of net income, a fundamental aspect is the provision of appropriate quantities of ...
The application of expert system methodology to feed management
(Lincoln University. Agricultural Economics Research Unit, 1994-10)
Computers are becoming an increasing part of the range of tools available to farmers in carrying out their farm management activities. However, there is a range of utilisation of computers within the farming sector. This ...
Changing export markets for New Zealand sheepmeat, 1983 - 1991
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1992-08)
Markets for New Zealand's sheepmeat products, particularly for lamb, are dynamic and changing. In this study, markets for lamb which have been growing in the recent past and which might reasonably be expected to continue ...
Regional income and employment impacts of farming and forestry in the Mackenzie / Waitaki Basin
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1997-03)
This research report documents the likely economic impacts (on regional income and employment) of a change in Mackenzie Basin land use from farming to forestry.
A comparison of the structure and practice of dairy farming in New Zealand and Japan
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1998-04)
Japan's production cost for milk is the highest in the world. In contrast, New Zealand's production cost for milk is the lowest in the world. The purpose of this report is to examine the difference in the structure of dairy ...
Papers presented at the New Zealand Agricultural Economics Society (Inc.) Third Annual Conference : New Zealand agriculture in the 21st century : incorporating the 21st Annual Conference of the NZ Branch of the Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society (Inc.) : Blenheim Country Lodge, July 1996.
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1996-07)
With the choice of forward looking theme for this year's conference, we have embarked on providing a vision for the New Zealand agricultural sector in the 21st Century. We decided to address this theme by focusing on four ...