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Irrigation in Canterbury
(Canterbury Agricultural College, University of New Zealand, 1939)
During the past, irrigation in New Zealand has been practised to a very limited extent and until the completion of the Redcliff and Levels Schemes was confined solely to Central Otago where an area of some 68,000 acres has ...
The on farm costs and returns of irrigation development
(Lincoln University. Faculty of Commerce. Kellogg Rural Leaders Programme., 1997)
This Report aims to analyse the "on farm" costs and returns of a Proposed Irrigation Development in Mid Canterbury. The Land and Area is recognised as being suitable for irrigation development. Two detailed On Farm ...
Some observations on irrigated pastures in Canterbury
(New Zealand Grassland Association., 1934)
The object of this paper is to record some findings associated with the establishment and irrigation of permanent pasture on light land in Canterbury. These include notes on the method of establishment, mixture used, ...
A crop-irrigation simulation model for individual farmer use
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1976)
Agricultural research has shown that it is possible to achieve excellent economic results by the addition of irrigation to those farms situated in the low rainfall areas of the South Island. However, many farmers who have ...
Variables which effect the profitable allocation of capital within irrigation farming systems : a thesis submitted in partial fulfillment [sic] of the degree of Master of Agricultural Science [Lincoln College]
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1978)
The effect of a number of variables on the profitable allocation of capital within irrigation farming systems has been investigated. The study has been confined to the geographical area in Canterbury, New Zealand where ...