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Hogget mating : the key to sheep industry growth
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Commerce. Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme., 2003)
The introduction of Finn Cross sheep is leading to major changes and opportunities in the New Zealand sheep industry. The ability of this breed to mate successfully as hoggets and achieve good lambing percentages ...
Ranking NZ river values: application of the River Values Assessment System (RiVAS)
Many attempts over several decades have been made to develop priority lists of important rivers for different values (e.g., angling, kayaking, irrigation, native birds) in New Zealand. Apart from one or two of these most ...
Leadership and struggling students
(Education Leaders Forum Conference 2011, 2011-09)
Population and sowing depth effects on yield components of grain legumes
(Lincoln University, 2001)
Desi chickpeas (Cicer arietinum), lentils (Lens culinaris), narrow leafed lupins (Lupinus angustifolius) and field peas (Pisum sativum) were sown at three plant populations (10, 100 and 400 plants/m²) and three depths (2, ...
ICT innovations in teaching in food biochemistry laboratories
(Lincoln University., 2009-11-10)
Earthquake forum: regaining solid ground - urban design and recovery
The University of Canterbury held its inaugural Earthquake Forum on the 2nd September 2011. It was an opportunity to hear the diversity of earthquake-related research currently being undertaken in Canterbury and a chance ...
An empirical study of the Chinese short-term interest rate : a comparison of the predictive power of rival one-factor models
(Lincoln University, 2006)
The thesis uses the one-factor models proposed by Chan, Karolyi, Longstaff, and Sanders (CKLS, 1992) to study the short-term interest rate in China. Eight stochastic models of the short-term interest rate were estimated ...
Development of educational software for learning equation solving
(Lincoln University, 2006)
Research into the contribution made by educational software to student learning has shown mixed results. More needs to be known about how to include learning theories in the design of educational software, particularly in ...
Accountancy requirements of the primary sector
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Commerce. Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme., 2002)
Project outcomes are; to quantatively determine the needs of primary sector accounting customers (farmers), to identify: (i) What farmers accountancy needs are currently being met by accountants (ii) What farmers accountancy ...
Environmental concerns of the Office of Accelerated Rural Development, Thailand
(Lincoln University, 2000)
Since 1965, the Office of Accelerated Rural Development (ARD) in Thailand has been assigned by the Government to construct infrastructures (such as roads and reservoirs) for rural people. These infrastructure constructions ...