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Social organisation of large herd dairy farms in New Zealand
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness & Economics Research Unit., 1994-03)
This research reports the results of interviewing 29 large herd dairy farmers (over 500 cows) in the North and South Islands of New Zealand and describes their social organisation of production. On average the farmers were ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
Proceedings of the Rural Economy and Society Section of the Sociological Association of Aotearoa (N.Z.)
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1991-04)
This Discussion Paper records the 14 papers presented in the Rural Economy and Society Section of the Sociological Association of Aotearoa (New Zealand) held at Lincoln University 7-9 December, 1990. The papers cover ...
Determination of farmland values in New Zealand : the significance of financial leverage
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit, 1991-04)
An examination of the growth rates in farm asset values and returns in New Zealand between 1962 and 1987 reveals that a significant divergence has developed between the two. The objective of this study was to examine the ...