Volume 9 (2019)
Volume 8 (2018)
Volume 7 (2017)
Volume 6 (2016)
Volume 5 (2015)
Volume 4 (2014)
Volume 3 (2013)
Volume 2 (2012)
Volume 1 (2011)


Summary Statistics

Number of Volumes


Number of Issues


Number of Articles


Number of Contributors


Article View


PDF Download


View Per Article


PDF Download Per Article


Number of Submissions


Rejected Submissions


Accepted Submissions


Acceptance Rate


Accept Date (Days)


Number of Indexing Databases


Number of Reviewers


The International Journal of Agricultural Management and Development (IJAMAD), a new broad-base journal, is an open access journal that was founded on two key tents: to publish the most exciting research in all area of Agricultural Management and Development. Secondly to provide the most rapid turnaround time possible for reviewing and publishing, and to disseminate the article freely for teaching and reference purposes. All papers in IJAMAD are peer-reviewed.


The International Journal of Agricultural Management & Development is published quarterly at March, June, September and December. 


Important Notes:

  • Authors can withdraw their papers only 7 days after submission.
  • All changes in published articles may be made only 3 days after online release.
  • Corresponding author is responsible for own paper contents and authors have to refer and cite those contents which are came from other papers thus, in case of plagiarism journal doesn’t have any responsibility.
  • Post-publication removal of articles from web site is impossible and all inquiries won’t be answered.
  • Journal does not publish multiple papers by one author in the same volume.


This journal is published in cooperation with Iranian Association of Agricultural Economic


 Follow us:


 "This journal is following of Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and complies with the highest ethical standards in accordance with ethical laws".


Original Article
1. Key Barriers to Knowledge-Based Firms in Agricultural Industry

Manochehr Ansari; Hossein Jamour; Mohammad Haghshenas Gorgabi; Mohammad Kavoosi-Kalashami

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, Pages 1-17

  Given the importance of knowledge-based firms in the agricultural sector, this paper aimed to identify barriers hindering companies from becoming knowledge-based in the dominant competitive and dynamic environment. To this end, using a qualitative approach, in-depth interviews were conducted to collect ...  Read More

Original Article
2. A Talent Management Model in Active Knowledge-Based Companies in Agricultural Domain of Guilan Province (Case Study: Rasht City)

Saied Sehhat; Mohammad Taghi taghavifard; Reza salami; Mojtaba Afsharian

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, Pages 0-0

  The study aims at providing a model for talent management in active knowledge-based companies in agricultural domain of Guilan Province. This applied and descriptive study with a mixed research method. In the qualitative part, an in-depth semi-structured interview with 30 experts was used and also the ...  Read More

Original Article Farm Management
3. Market Oriented or Not: A Gender Situation Analyses of Small Holder Sweet potato Farmers in South East Nigeria

Okoye Amala Christiana

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, Pages 0-0

  Farmers can only be market oriented if his/her production plan follows market signals and produce commodities that is more marketable. In other to achieve this, this study provided empirical evidence on the Gender analyses of market orientation in South Eastern, Nigeria. A stratified sampling design ...  Read More

Original Article Strategic planning

hossein badih barzin; seyed mahdi Hoseyni; amir Taghavi; mohammad norozian

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, Pages 0-0

  Subsidy is a tool used by governments as a form of financial aid to support specific economic sectors. Today subsidy is common in several countries, such as Iran due to different political and economic reasons. This study has examined the effects of changing agricultural subsidies on production and exports. ...  Read More

Original Article
5. Faculty Members’ Development in Agricultural Higher Education: Does the university size matter?

Morteza Akbari; Afsaneh Bagheri; Enayat Abbasi

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, Pages 0-0

  Higher education has recently faced new challenges and responsibilities such as higher expectations to contribute to national and regional developments; considerable cuts in public funds, and the highly competitive educational markets. Previous research has suggested a positive association between development ...  Read More

Review Article Environmental policy and management
6. Role of Conservative Agriculture on the Sustainability of Soil structure in Achieving Sustainable Management

Sahar Doaei; Ebrahim Pazira; Shahla Mahmoodi; Ali Mohammadi Torkashvand

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, Pages 0-0

  Conservative agriculture is considered as an alternative to tackle the need for increased agricultural production based on sustainable agriculture activities with the aim of increasing production and product stability along with preserving the environment. Tillage is one of the most important factors ...  Read More

Original Article Education and training
7. Investigating Challenges of agricultural knowledge and information systems (AKIS) in Iran with Delphi technique

Seyedeh Marzieh Razeghi; Hasan Sadighi; Mohammad Chizari

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, Pages 0-0

  Sustainable agricultural and rural development requires knowledge and information, skills, attitudes and technologies, which run through a network of actors to produce, distribute and use it in a particular place. The model of the Agriculture Knowledge and Information Systems (AKIS) is designed based ...  Read More

Original Article Strategic planning
8. Investigating the organic agricultural products supply chain in Iran

rezvan ahadi; soroush ghazinouri; laya Olfat; jahanyar Bamdad Soofi

Volume 10, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, Pages 0-0

  The present study aimed to investigate the organic agricultural products supply chain in Iran and provide a processes maturity framework for this chain based on the Iranian Standard of the organic products. Accordingly, the model, proposed in this research, provides an improvement tool that addresses ...  Read More

Original Article Education and training
1. The impacts of educational and extensional methods on using renewable energy by Semnan poultry farmers

Mohsen Mohammadi; Mohammad Sadegh Sabouri; Seyed Sadjad Seyed Sabouri

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 January 2017

  This paper aims at studying the role of agricultural education and extension methods on the use of renewable energy by farmers in Semnan Province. The research was a practical study in terms of goal and was a descriptive-correlation study in terms of methodology. The population of the study was composed ...  Read More

Original Article Decision-making
2. Exploring the strategy of Reducing Water Consumption Expenditure and its Role in Farmers' Satisfaction

mohammad ali dadashi; Vahid Khasheii

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 September 2017

  The purpose of the present research is to examine the effect of coating the tertiary irrigation canals on farmers’ satisfaction in Sowme’eh Sara, Guilan. The study was conducted using a survey research methodology. The statistical population included 14 tertiary canalized schemes in Sowme’eh ...  Read More

Original Article Environmental policy and management
3. Presentation of an Imperialist Competitive Algorithm (ICA) Based Approach in Optimization of the Reservoir Storage for the Kahir Dam

ali Sardar Shahraki; Somayeh Emami

Articles in Press, In Progress, Available Online from 11 August 2019

  Water scarcity, especially in Iran and during the recent droughts, emphasizes the importance of achieving an optimal operation policy for large dam reservoirs. In the last two decades, the annual optimization of dam reservoirs under the controlled conditions, as well as climatic and real conditions has ...  Read More

Keywords Cloud