2 Results for 'Lincoln University, Canterbury'

Should Farmers Invest In Financial Assets As A Risk Management Strategy? Some Evidence From New Zealand

Off-farm investment as a risk management strategy is not widespread among New Zealand sheep and beef farmers. This study explores the potential for risk reduction by the diversification of farm asset portfolios to include financial investments such as industrial equities ...Read More

Should Farmers Invest In Financial Assets As A Risk Management Strategy? Some Evidence From New Zealand

The New Zealand dairy industry is susceptible to volatile international prices, and depends on cost leadership at the farm level to maintain its international competitive advantage. The industry has accepted a target of 4% productivity improvement per annum. However, cost-based ...Read More