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Dairy farmers’ perspectives of riparian corridor design and management: a Canterbury, New Zealand, case study
(Lincoln University, 2016-06-30)
Riparian corridors provide many functions in agricultural landscapes which contribute to water quality and ecological values. However intensification of dairy farms has degraded waterways and their functions within many ...
Cross-communication between Trichoderma and plants during root colonisation
(Lincoln University, 2016)
Fungi of the genus Trichoderma are found in soils worldwide and have a range of lifestyles that bring them into interaction with agriculturally relevant plants. Trichoderma virens is a potential endophyte, and may be ...
The above average effect in an end-user computing context
(Lincoln University, 2016-08-20)
This thesis investigates how the above-average effect presents in the ubiquitous, fast-changing domain of end-user computing (EUC). EUC is mandatory in many workplaces but can be performed with different levels of skill. ...
Understanding the molecular response of potato during infections with Pectobacterium
(Lincoln University, 2016-11-30)
Pectobacterium atrosepticum (Pba SCRI1043) and Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. brasiliensis (Pbr ICMP19477) are considered necrotrophic/hemibiotrophic bacterial plant pathogens belonging to the Enterobacteriaceae family. ...
Growth and development of different lucerne cultivars
(Lincoln University, 2016-11-14)
This dissertation compared lucerne dry matter production from 10 genotypes in irrigated conditions at Lincoln University. First year yields averaged 10 t DM/ha for the establishment year with no differences found among culitvars.
Investigating the potential of phosphate solubilising augmenting bacteria (PSAB) biological inoculants for clover
(Lincoln University, 2016-10-27)