Volume 9 (2019)
Volume 8 (2018)
Volume 7 (2017)
Volume 6 (2016)
Volume 5 (2015)
Volume 4 (2014)
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The International Journal of Agricultural Management and Development (IJAMAD), a broad-base journal, is an open access journal that was founded in 2011 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. 


In a continuous effort to disseminate the scientific findings more efficiently and to ensure quality and timely publication, all peer-reviewed reviews and articles accepted on and after June 1st, 2020 for publication in IJAMAD will carry an Article Processing Charge (APC) of 5000000 IRR made payable either by the Iranian author(s), funder(s), institution(s) or employer(s) after peer-review and before publication.

Note: for non-Iranian authors there is no any Article Processing Charge (APC)

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


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Original Article
1. Trends in Iranian Agricultural Education Articles: A Five-Year Look (2013-2017)

Mahtab Pouratashi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 219-232

  The purpose of this study was to analyze the trend of scientific articles in the field of agricultural education. The statistical population of the study consisted of all agricultural education articles published in three scientific journals from the years 2013 to 2017 (N = 198). SPSS and EXCEL software ...  Read More

Original Article
2. Match and mismatch between learning and teaching style in the agricultural education process

Khoshghadam Khaledi; Mohammad Chizari; Enayat Abbasi; Hasan Sadighi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 233-242

  Teaching and learning processes in universities have not achieved expected outcomes. The mismatch between learning and teaching styles is a challenge in the education process. Instructors should strive to incorporate their teaching style with students’ learning styles in order to ensure effective ...  Read More

Original Article
3. The Effects of Leadership Styles on Job Performance of Experts through the Mediating Role of Psychological Empowerment (The Case of Agricultural Jihad Organization of Kerman Province)

Latif Haji; Hamid Karimi; Naser Valizadeh

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 243-256

  Job performance is considered one of the most important criteria for developing and measuring the performance of organizations such as the Agricultural Jihad Organization (AJO). The main purpose of the present study was to study the effects of leadership styles on job performance through the mediating ...  Read More

Original Article
4. Determination of Technical Efficiency and Optimum Size of Rice Farms in Mazandaran Province (Case study: Fereydunkenar County)

Reza Esfanjari Kenari; Mahmoud Ahmadpour Borazjani; Ahmad Ali Kaikha; Saman Ziaei; Mashala Salarpour

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 257-265

  A reason for the success of the agricultural sector in developed countries is the regulation of farm size as it allows for the scale economy of production. Considering that the size of agricultural production units should be specifically determined based on the crop and the area where it is produced, ...  Read More

Original Article
5. Environmental Life Cycle Assessment of Olive Fruit Production under Different Orchard Size and Upon Organic and Conventional Agro-Systems

saeed Firouzi; Amir Hossein Bazyar

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 267-277

  The aim of this study was to investigate the environmental impacts of olive fruit production under different orchard size and upon organic and common agro-systems through Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) methodology in northern Iran. The data were collected using a self-made questionnaire and face-to-face ...  Read More

Original Article
6. Designing Educators’ Information Literacy Model at the Agricultural Technical Schools in Mazandaran Province, Iran

Seddigheh Diylami; Mehdi Charmchian Langerodi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2020

  Information literacy embraces the ability to access useful information and to have the awareness of organizing knowledge and information which require different search methods and most effective diagnostic information for problem solving and decision-making. Those who lack these abilities are continuously ...  Read More

Original Article
7. Weak Separability Testing And Estimation Of Selected Food Commodities Demand System In Urban Households Of Iran (Case Study of: Citrus Fruits, Cucurbits and Vegetables)

Amin Delavar; غلامرضا یاوری; سعید یزدانی; Afshin Amjadi; abolfazl mahmoodi

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2020

  The separability of consumer desires is a necessary and sufficient condition for multi-stage budgeting and Collectivization is consistent of commodity where costs are allocated between edible groups using price indices and intergroup allocations are made independently of other groups. Given the high ...  Read More

Original Article
8. Efficient Harvesting of Saffron Using Integer Programming

siamak kheybari; Amir Bokaeyan; S. Ali Naji .N. Y

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2020

  Among various products available in agriculture, saffron plays a major role in contributing to Iran's gross domestic product and per capita income growth. Due to shortage of workforce and short duration of harvesting, areas under cultivation of saffron in Iran will be declining in coming years. Thus, ...  Read More

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

Seyedeh Marzieh Razeghi; Hasan Sadighi; Mohammad Chizari

Articles in Press, In Progress, Available Online from 01 June 2020

  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 Education and training
2. 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
3. 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
4. Designing an Information Management Model for Entrepreneurship Education in Rural Areas of Ilam Province

Ronak Alipour; Ardashir Shiri; Homayoon Moradnezhadi

Articles in Press, In Progress, Available Online from 17 May 2020

  The purpose of this study was to designing an Information Management Model for Entrepreneurship Education in Rural Areas of Ilam Province The methodology of the study was descriptive using Delphi technique. Purposive sampling was used in this study and 15 experts including faculty members, managers and ...  Read More

Original Article
5. Presenting the behavioral model of real buyers of organic products in Gilan province

Roya Sharifi; Bahram Kheiri; yalda Rahmati Ghofrani

Articles in Press, In Progress, Available Online from 23 August 2020

  Organic products with a positive impact on health and the environment in the future would establish a new way of thinking about the relationship between food, health, and nature in human life. Therefore, it is important to examine the key factors that may affect the consumer’s mind to purchase ...  Read More

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