1. 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

2. 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