5 Results for 'University of Queensland'

PR – Evaluating The Effectiveness Of Video Case Studies As A Value Chain Management (teaching) Learning Methodology (p477-487)

While value chain management is emerging as a business model that can assist farmers to adapt to a rapidly changing business environment, the rate at which closely-aligned value chains are forming in the agribusiness industry is slower than in other ...Read More

PR – Evaluating The Effectiveness Of Video Case Studies As A Value Chain Management (teaching) Learning Methodology (p477-487)

This paper reports on aspects of doctoral research that explores ways of enhancing farmers’ capacity for transition towards more sustainable farming systems. The study was conducted in Australia and India to explore the learning experiences of those who had pursued ...Read More

CS – Complexity Of Transition To Alternative Farming Systems

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PO – Assessment Of Social And Economic Aspects Of Dairy Farm Sustainability In Australia And Canada

A review of 183 papers published between 1990 and 2006 lead to development of a typology of farm management decision making (FMDM) research. An existing model which categorises decision research according to purpose as being either D:descriptive, N: normative or ...Read More

PR – A Road Map Through The Maze – A Typology Of Farm Decision Making Research

The paper highlights recent fieldwork experiences among subsistence farmers in north-central Ethiopia. It begins by describing two interrelated aspects of subsistence farmer-oriented research. These are planning the fieldwork and increasing farmer response. It is noted that activities relating to each ...Read More