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Epidemiology of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157 in very young calves in the North Island of New Zealand
(Taylor & Francis Group, 2012)
To study the occurrence and spatial distribution of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) O157 in calves less than 1-week-old (bobby calves) born on dairy farms in the North Island of New Zealand, and to determine ...
An analysis of farmers’ human characteristics as drivers of their anxiety
(Taylor & Francis, 2019-08-26)
Background: Past research has shown farmer anxiety and stress have significantly affected many farmers and their families due not only to the impact on feelings of happiness and success, but also on output efficiency, ...
Trends in vertebrate pesticide use and new developments: NZ perspectives and international implications
Trends in vertebrate pesticide use and new developments.
The role of local cuisine in the tourism destination: Supply-side food tourism stakeholders’ perceptions in Suzhou, China
Food tourism has gained global popularity. The purpose of this paper is to examine the role of local cuisine in the tourism destination perceived by supply-side food tourism stakeholders. The study case is Suzhou, China ...
Meat processing company staff as innovation intermediaries: Developing a framework from New Zealand’s red meat sector
(Taylor & Francis, 2018-04)
Purpose: Meat processing companies have the potential to raise farm and sector productivity by directly working with farmers. This study assesses how commercial companies can undertake the roles of innovation intermediaries ...
The Orange Tartan: Scottish influences on the New Zealand Orange Order
(Warners Group Publications, 2017-12-09)
Patrick Coleman traces how Scotland shaped the development of the Orange Order in New Zealand, revealing that key individuals helped carry the rhythms and practices of Scottish Orangeism to one of the most distant corners ...
Methods for the evaluation of the bioactivity and biocontrol potential of species of Trichoderma
(Humana Press, 2016)
Members of the genus Trichoderma comprise the majority of commercial fungal biocontrol agents of plant diseases. As such, there is a wealth of information available on the analysis of their biocontrol potential and the ...
Habitus and the loser cruiser: How low status deters bus use in a geographically limited field
Buses are often described as a low status mode of transport, or as a mode of transport of last resort. They are widely regarded to be the province of the most socially and economically disempowered members of society. What ...
Climate change and Aotearoa New Zealand
(Wiley Periodicals, Inc. on behalf of the Royal Meteorological Society and the Royal Geographical Society, 2015-11)
With a population of 4.5 million, New Zealand's contribution to total global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions is relatively low. On a per capita basis, however, New Zealand's GHG emissions are the fifth highest among Annex ...
Statement of Commitments from Humanitarian Scholars at World Humanitarian Summit
(World Humanitarian Summit ( WHS ), 2016)
In the wake of the World Humanitarian Summit (WHS), held in Istanbul on 22 and 23 May, researchers have signed and endorsed the Statement of Commitments from Humanitarian Scholars at World Humanitarian Summit. The statement ...