1. Extent of the Use of Drought Management Practices by Farmers in Tafresh County

Maryam Bagheri; Mehrdad Nikanami; Hossein Shabanali Fami

Volume 5, Issue 4 , Autumn 2015, , Pages 313-320

Abstract
  The extent of utilization of drought management practices by the farmers of Tafresh County was studied in a descriptive-correlational research. Statistical population consisted of all farmers in Tafresh County which summed up to around 9061 people out of which 300 farmers were taken as the sample in ...  Read More

2. Major Barriers to Application of Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) Technologies in Sustainability of Livestock Units

Marzieh Panahzadeh Parikhani; Fatemeh Razzaghi Borkhani; Hossein Shabanali Fami; Naser Motiee; Abotaleb Hosseinpoor

Volume 5, Issue 3 , Summer 2015, , Pages 169-178

http://dx.doi.org/DOI: 10.5455/ijamd.161640

Abstract
  The main purpose of this study was to investigate the major barriers to application of Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs) technologies in sustainability of livestock by ranchers of Meshkinshahr. A sample of 120 farmers was selected by using proportional random sampling method. Data were collected by ...  Read More

3. Obstacles of Women Presence in Iranian Rural Management: A Case from Osku County

Mohammad Shokati Amghani; Hesamedin Gholami; Nematollah Shiri; Hossein Shabanali Fami

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2013, , Pages 153-158

Abstract
  The presence of women in social and managerial fields is one the indicator of social justice and development that leads to optimum use of capabilities and potentials of half of the country's rural population. In the recent years, establishing public institution of Dehyary by the Ministry of Interior ...  Read More

4. Social Factors Influencing Adoption of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Technologies by Paddy Farmers

Fatemeh Razzaghi Borkhani; Ahmad Rezvanfar; Hossein Shabanali Fami; Mahtab Pouratashi

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2013, , Pages 211-218

Abstract
  This study aimed to identify the factors influencing adoption of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) technologies by paddy farmers in Sari County of Iran. A sample of 260 farmers who selected randomly, participated in this study through a survey questionnaire. Findings of the study revealed a statistically ...  Read More

5. Analysis of Constrains Facing Urban Agriculture Development in Tehran, Iran

Soraya Pourjavid; Hassan Sadighi; Hossein Shabanali Fami

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2013, , Pages 43-51

Abstract
  The purpose of the study was to identify the constrains affecting urban agriculture in Tehran, Iran. The statistical population of this study consisted of city dwellers within the 22 municipal districts of Tehran out of which 320 individuals were selected as the sample of the study. Cochran’s formula ...  Read More