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Competing in the global marketplace : issues, trends and challenges facing New Zealand’s sheepmeat industry
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1994-01)
The food industry of today is in a constant state of change -- becoming increasingly globalised and consumer driven. Moreover, food consumption patterns in industrialized and many developing nations are changing dramatically, ...
The New Zealand consumer market for cut flowers in the 90’s
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness & Economics Research Unit., 1992-01)
This report presents information about cut flower purchase behaviour and was obtained from a survey of Christchurch households. Whilst primarily being a segmentation study, a comparison is also made with a Dutch consumer ...
Family farming without state intervention : economic factors underlying the prevalence of family farming : theoretical analysis and case study of New Zealand.
(Lincoln University. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1996-10)
Evaluating the effects of reforms to New Zealand's agricultural policy is a topic of enduring interest, especially in recent years. This Research Report examines an important aspect of farm structure (family and corporate ...
A New Zealand trade share database, 1966-96
(Lincoln University. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1998-11)
Risk management strategies for the long run use of resources: the impact of climate change on agriculture
(Lincoln University. Centre for Resource Management., 1992-07)
This publication is the result of a research contract completed for MAF Rural Policy Unit in 1991. The brief was to develop a policy framework to assist in the analysis of the issues raised by climate change and the ...
Monitoring the New Zealand costal policy statement: a preliminary assessment
(Lincoln University. Lincoln Environmental. Centre for Resource Management., 1994-10)
Self-directed learning of farming couples
(Lincoln University, 1995)
The objective of this study was to provide an exploratory account of the nature of self-directed learning (SDL) of farming couples. This study investigated some key components of SDL activities, the sharing of SDL between ...
Regional income and employment impacts of farming and forestry in the Mackenzie / Waitaki Basin
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1997-03)
This research report documents the likely economic impacts (on regional income and employment) of a change in Mackenzie Basin land use from farming to forestry.
Changing export markets for New Zealand sheepmeat, 1983 - 1991
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1992-08)
Markets for New Zealand's sheepmeat products, particularly for lamb, are dynamic and changing. In this study, markets for lamb which have been growing in the recent past and which might reasonably be expected to continue ...
New Zealand agricultural policy change: some effects
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness and Economics Research Unit., 1993-07)
The New Zealand agricultural sector has over most of its history been seen as the backbone of the New Zealand economy and has also been the subject of a varying range of influences caused by the implementation of various ...