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The effect of irrigation on radiation absorption, water use efficiency and yield of conventional and semi-leafless peas
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1984)
The growth, water use and yield of conventional and semi-leafless peas were studied for two spring sowings under dryland and irrigated conditions on a Templeton silt loam soil at Lincoln during the 1981/82 season. Irrigation ...
Selection of entomogenous nematodes from the families Steinernematidae and Heterorhabditidae (Nematoda) to control grass grub (Costelytra zealandica (White)) and porina (Wiseana cervinata Walker) larvae in pasture
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1989)
Eight strains of nematode from the families Steinernematidae and Heterorhabditidae and their associated bacteria, Xenorhabdus spp. (Enterobacteriaceae), were taxonomically characterized and evaluated for their ability to ...
Perceptions of sustainability of dairy support land farmers : a case study investigation
(Lincoln University, 2009)
This project investigated the business, environmental and social sustainability of dairy farms that include dairy support land. Seventeen farmers were interviewed using Yin’s case study method (Yin, 2003). The interviewees ...