1. A Survey on the Current Status of Mechanization of Paddy Cultivation in Iran: Case of Guilan Province

Saeed Firouzi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Spring 2015, , Pages 117-124

http://dx.doi.org/10.5455/ijamd.169832

Abstract
  This study investigated the status of mechanized power and self-propelled rice cultivation machinery in Guilan Province in northern Iran. The raw data was obtained from 2013 statistics of the Agricultural Jihad Organization of Guilan province. Power per unit of area, mechanization level, area per unit ...  Read More

2. Promoters and Deterrents of Developing Mechanization of Peanut Cultivation In North of Iran

Reza Zehtab Naebi; Saeed Firouzi; Mohammad Reza Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 5, Issue 1 , Winter 2015, , Pages 1-8

http://dx.doi.org/10.5455/ijamd.158922

Abstract
  The increasing cost of peanut production is a major concern in Iran. Therefore, developing the mechanization of peanut production is a necessity. In this regard, a three-phase Delphi study was conducted to identify the promoting and deterring factors affecting peanut cultivation mechanization in Guilan ...  Read More