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Actual and potential computer use by a group of primary producers
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 1992-05)
"In the rural sector, computer adoption has been significant, although not at the rate evident in the urban scene. In order to identify the level and type of computer use practised by rural businesses, especially farmers, ...
The deregulation of New Zealand agriculture : market intervention (1964-84) and free market readjustment (1984-90)
(Western Agricultural Economics Association, 1991-07)
The impacts of deregulation on New Zealand's agricultural sector are examined. Economic liberalization of all sectors of economic activity is the hallmark of current economic policy designs in New Zealand. This is in sharp ...
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 ...
Agrarian restructuring in New Zealand
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness & Economics Research Unit., 1992-04)
In this research report the farm and structural changes in New Zealand between 1984 and 1990 are described by way of analysis of official statistics. A brief review of theory on family farms under capitalism precedes data ...
Competitive strategy, purchasing arrangement and branding relationships in fresh produce retailing
(Lincoln University, 1996)
This research investigated the relationships between the competitive positioning strategies of fresh produce retailers and the marketing channel variables they use to support these strategies. The specific marketing channel ...
The potential for commercial organic sheep farming in the South Island
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Commerce. Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme., 1997)
The organics industry in New Zealand is experiencing rapid growth with $20 million of organic products exported in the year to June 1997, a 67% increase on the year before. Kiwifruit and processed vegetables from Heinz ...
Economic analysis of phytosanitary barriers in the Australian apple market
(Lincoln University, 1993)
The most common non tariff barriers that affect New Zealand (NZ) trade in apples are phytosanitary ones. This research focused on the economic analysis of this type of barrier. It especially refers to the potential apple ...
Procurement policies in the export sheepmeat industry past, present and future
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Commerce. Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme., 1995)
My motivation in writing this report was that I am concerned about where the New Zealand export sheepmeat industry is going, given that I am a sheepfanner myself There must be some way to put the sheep industry on a much ...
Expansion of a dairy unit in Northland
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Commerce. Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme., 1992)
The project involves a comparison of land purchase options for expansion of a Northland Dairy Unit.
Methven and Mt. Somers : report on socio-economic history and current social structure
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1991-01)
This is one of a number of publications arising from a Lincoln University study conducted in Methven and Mt. Somers during 1989 and 1990. The main report examines both public drinking and social organisation. The purpose ...