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    • Factors affecting variation in SMEs' export intensity 

      Revindo, Mohamad; Gan, Christopher (Institute of Economic and Social Research. Faculty of Economics and Business. Universitas Indonesia. (LPEM-FEB UI)Indonesia, 2018-05)
      Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) are more constrained to participate in export market than their large counterparts despite various export assistance provision by the government. Extant literature on SME ...
    • A review of academically substantiated guidelines for designing honey bee habitat in residential yards 

      Mckenzie, Jessica (Lincoln University, 2018)
      Honey bee Apis mellifera populations are under threat globally. Honey bees provide important ecosystem services through pollination, honey production and provide a connection to nature. Declines in honey bees will have ...
    • Live weight gain of ewes and lambs grazing subterranean clover-based pastures 

      Hannah, Chloe (Lincoln University, 2018)
      The performance of four dryland pastures grown at Ashley Dene, Canterbury, was compared over the last two years of the five-year ‘MaxAnnuals’ grazing experiment. The pastures were sown in March 2013 with cocksfoot with sub ...
    • Simple hierarchical and general nonlinear growth modeling in sheep 

      Ghaderi-Zefrehei, M.; Rafeie, F.; Bahreini Behzadi, M. R.; Nazari, S.; Muhaghegh-Dolatabady, M.; Samadian, F.; Maxwell, Thomas M. R.; Amirpour Najafabadi, H. (Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TÜBİTAK), 2018-08-09)
      Differential equations and advanced statistical models have been used to predict growth phenomena. In the present study, general nonlinear growth functions such as von Bertalanffy, Gompertz, logistic, and Brody, along with ...
    • Amendment incorporation to increase soil water retention 

      Wallace, Dirk (Lincoln University, 2018)
      This thesis comprises two small core studies and two lysimeter studies, which are aimed at understanding how incorporation of soil amendments at cultivation can increase soil water retention in New Zealand’s shallow stony ...