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Survey of Rural Decision Makers - understanding decision makers in primary industry

Organisation: Manaaki Whenua - Landcare Research

Published: September 2018

Country: New Zealand

Research type: Quantitative

The Survey of Rural Decision Makers is a resource to help policy makers, regional councils, industry groups, and businesses to explore questions related to: demographics; values; land use, and land-use change; farm management; objectives; and network size and composition. It is designed to build a better picture of decision-making at the farm level, and economic, social, and environmental data are integrated to provide research and advice that can help in planning and policy. The Survey of Rural Decision Makers was conducted in 2013, 2015, 2017, 2019 and 2021.