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The effect of irrigation on farm organisation, operation and financial returns from a selection of farms in the Ashburton-Lyndhurst irrigation scheme
(Canterbury Agricultural College, University of New Zealand, 1952)
The aim of this investigation is to find how irrigation has affected farmers in respect to net income, farm practises and yields and returns from the various farm enterprises associated with farming in the area covered by ...
A study on the feeding of dairy calves: the effect of feeding antibiotics on growth rate and rumen development
(Canterbury Agricultural College, University of New Zealand, 1955)
In New Zealand several investigations into problems associated with unthriftiness and wastage among dairy calves has been carried out. These studies have been carried out to clarify the basic causes of calf wastage and to ...
Studies on the physiology of germination of Cirsium arvense Scop and the response of the plant to regulators
(Canterbury Agricultural College, University of New Zealand, 1957)
The importance of the seed as a potential source of spread of Californian thistle (Cirsium arvense Scop) has been emphasised. By means of a series of experiments involving periodic variations in temperature and light, it ...
A study of certain aspects of leaf spot disease of celery
(Canterbury Agricultural College, University of New Zealand, 1959)
The Lincoln form of Septoria apii is shown to be pathogenic towards celery (Apium graveolens L.). The biologic and morphologic characters of the organism are described. Significant differences are found to exist between ...