Recent Submissions

  • Meal based pig production - Canterbury survey 1967-1969 

    Kingma, O. T.; Ryan, O. P. (Lincoln College. Department of Farm Management and Rural Valuation, 1970)
    With large sums of capital invested in fattening and breeding facilities, coupled with the uncertainty of pigmeat prices, the survey has confirmed that the modern pig farmer must maintain high levels of efficiency. The ...
  • Intensive beef production on irrigated lucerne : a systems modelling study 

    Wright, A.; Vallance, R.; Nicol, A. M. (Lincoln College. Department of Farm Management and Rural Valuation., 1973-10)
    This bulletin reports on the first stage of a project initiated at Lincoln College in 1971, to study the feasibility of intensive beef production based on irrigated lucerne. As such it is a problem in the design and ...
  • Farm machinery syndicates 

    Hagen, E. L. (Lincoln College. Department of Farm Management and Rural Valuation., 1972)
    Current economic conditions are forcing a number of farmers to re-appraise their programmes of machinery replacement. Historically plant has been a significant component of Total Farm Capital on many New Zealand farms, ...
  • The management of Christchurch milk supply farms 

    Nuthall, Peter L. (Lincoln College. Department of Farm Management and Rural Valuation, 1970)
    The number of town milk producing farms in the Christchurch region is relatively small compared with other classes of farms. It is partly for this reason that a comprehensive farm management study of town milk dairy farming ...