TITLE

Challenges with system change

AUTHOR(S)
Searle, Steve
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
New Zealand Dairy Exporter;Mar2006, Vol. 81 Issue 8, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the goat and dairy farms of Doug and Kathy Bentham in New Zealand. Introduction of the couple to goat farming; Production challenges; Utilization of soil and herbage tests.
ACCESSION #
19969140

 

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