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The impacts of trade liberalisation on the world rice market
(Lincoln University, 2002)
Rice is the most important basic staple food for about one-half of the world's population and provides over 20 percent of the global calorie intake (FA0,2000). As a result of increases in population and economic growth, ...
The economics of farming dual-purpose flock compared to lamb producing flock
(Lincoln University, 2008)
Worldwide sheep numbers are dropping, as is the consumption of sheep products. The textile industry has grown 5.2% since 2002 but wool has continued to lose market share. The consumption of sheep meat has continued to drop ...
Organic farming in Thailand: case studies on chemical-free vegetable production in Chiangmai, Thailand
(Lincoln University, 2000)
The purpose of this study was to examine the outcomes of organic farming, in particular chemical-free vegetable production, in Chiangmai, Thailand. The main objective of the study was to assess the outcomes in terms of the ...
Business relationships and their connectors in fresh produce supply chains in New Zealand
(Lincoln University, 2005)
This research investigates the way that firms in New Zealand fresh produce supply chains manage business relationships to fulfil customer requirements and take account of market and situational factors. A theoretical ...
Organic livestock farming : main issues and management strategies implemented by farmers : case studies in Canterbury, New Zealand
(Lincoln University, 2001)
The aims of this study were to identify a) the main issues faced by some organic livestock farmers, b) the management strategies adopted by them to deal with those issues and c) the economic incentives associated with ...
The impact of international trade liberalisation on the emissions of agricultural greenhouse gases
(Lincoln University, 2006)
Agriculture has been critical to the New Zealand economy since the arrival of European settlers in the nineteenth century. Agricultural exports currently contribute around 50 percent of New Zealand's export earnings. ...