The Proceedings of the Lincoln College Farmers' Conference 1983
The Lincoln College Farmers’ Conference was an annual event held over a period of thirty six years from 1951 to 1986. It was a forum for farmers with participation in the early years by district nomination. The strength of the Conference was the high number of papers contributed and presented by farmers, and the hard working organising committee. Notably some conference days saw more than five hundred attendees. The demise of the generic Lincoln College Farmers’ Conference in this format was largely due to the establishment of other more specific conferences including Weeds and Pests, Wool, and Sheep and Beef.... [Show full abstract]
Keywordsfarm industry; irrigation; grazing management; agricultural land use; arable farming; cereal crop production; horticultural development; fruit production; orchard development; seed production
Fields of Research070106 Farm Management, Rural Management and Agribusiness; 070101 Agricultural Land Management; 070302 Agronomy; 0703 Crop and Pasture Production; 070601 Horticultural Crop Growth and Development; 070602 Horticultural Crop Improvement (Selection and Breeding)
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