13 Results for 'Shadbolt, N.M.'

PR – DAIRY FARMING SYSTEMS – WHAT DRIVES EFFICIENCY?

Abstract: The convergence of global milk prices within the last ten years has resulted in higher average prices for NZ farmers but much greater volatility and has led to a shift away from the recognised norm, the pasture only system, ...Read More

PR – DAIRY FARMING SYSTEMS – WHAT DRIVES EFFICIENCY?

Keywords: Collaborative farming, New Zealand, Ireland, Sharemilking, Partnerships, BNIM

PO – TRANSITIONING FROM ONE FARM BUSINESS MODEL TO ANOTHER – INSIGHTS INTO COLLABORATIVE FARMING ON NEW ZEALAND DAIRY FARMS

The purpose of this paper is to examine the financial performance of five pastoral dairy farming systems through the use of financial ratio analysis in the form of the Du Pont model and to determine any differences in the drivers ...Read More

PR – Competitive Strategy Analysis Of NZ Pastoral Farming Systems (p122-132)

Organic milk production in New Zealand has expanded in recent years in response to increasing global demand for organic product. Most comparisons between organic and conventional dairying available in the literature are from Europe or North America where the conventional ...Read More

PR – Comparisons Between Organic And Conventional Dairy Systems: Cost Of Production And Profitability

Strategic management is often reduced by researchers to a set of simple concepts and processes. They describe what strategy is and how it should be practiced. The models or schools of thought that have been developed began with a quite ...Read More

PR – Strategy Recognition And Implementation By New Zealand Pastoral Farming Strategists

The traditional pathway of progression through the New Zealand dairy industry is being challenged; equity partnerships, ‘mega’ farms, sharemilkers holding multiple contracts, growing acceptability of career paths where land ownership isn’t the ultimate goal and spiralling land values are driving ...Read More

PR – Dairy Farm Ownership Structures And Their Management; Case Study Research

Strategic management has been described as being different from other levels of management in several ways. It is non-routine, non-programmable, unique and creative, more ambiguous, uncertain and complex than ‘operational’ management and yet it has the greatest impact on the ...Read More

PR – Strategic Management Of Farm Businesses: The Role Of Strategy Tools With Particular Reference To The Balanced Scorecard

In 2003 a voluntary-based industry group, calling itself the KPI Working Group, formed to discuss and address the fragmented approach to measurement of business performance that existed in the dairy industry. The objective they set themselves was to develop a ...Read More

PR – Dairy Farm Business Analysis; Current Approaches And A Way Forward

The dairy sector is important to Argentina because it creates genuine wealth and employment. Milk production at competitive costs is crucial for the endurance of the Argentine dairy sector; therefore the development of competitive dairy farm systems is important for ...Read More

Adopting New Zealand Dairy Farm Principles And Practices In Argentina

Much research have been focused on the importance of physical parameters on the profitability of New Zealand pastoral systems, however not many efforts have been addressed from a financial perspective. As farms get bigger, the identification of the main drivers ...Read More