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

Abstract
  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

Environmental policy and management
2. A Study on Energy Efficiency and Economic Productivity of New Zealand’s Agricultural Sector

Mojtaba Abbasian; Sina Ahmadzadeh Mashinchi; Basil Sharp

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 191-201

Abstract
  The realization of sustainable development depends on the efficient use of energy resources. Energy consumption productivity and efficiency are among important indices that play a critical role in explaining the behavior of energy consumption structure of different economic sectors, which in turn, plays ...  Read More

Farm Management
3. Factors Affecting the Marketing of Organic Farming Products (Case Study: Miandoab County)

Zohreh Jesarati; Loghman Rshidpour; Soleiman Rasouli Azar

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 299-306

Abstract
  Organic agriculture is rapidly growing while the lack of knowledge and skills to manage organic farms and the lack of market opportunities for the organic products are the most important reasons for the disinclination to the use of the organic agriculture practices. The main aim of this study was to ...  Read More

4. Use of Computer and Internet in Agricultural Extension as perceived by Extension Workers

Gholamreza Pezeshkirad; Zahra Hajihashemi; Mohhamad Chizari

Volume 4, Issue 4 , Autumn 2014, , Pages 277-285

Abstract
  The purpose of this study was to determine computer and Internet use in agricultural extension by Extension Workers (EWs). This study used a descriptive-correlational design.Population for the study consisted of all extension workers (N= 320) in Isfahan Province, Iran. A stratified sampling technique ...  Read More

5. Investigating Effect of Development of Agricutural,Industrial, Service and Oil Revenue to ICOR of Agricultural Sector

Zakiyeh Sadeghi; Mojtaba Nikzad; Mojtaba Bagheri Todsheki

Volume 4, Issue 3 , Summer 2014, , Pages 227-235

Abstract
  In this study, considering the importance of incremental capital output ratio (ICOR) in agriculture Investment capital and self-sufficiency in this sector in order to grow and being influenced by the past and previous relationships strong agricultural sector productivity growth in other sectors of the ...  Read More

6. The Effects of Non-Farm Business in Rural Sustainable Development: A Case Study in Sanandaj's Rural Areas, Kurdistan

Reza Movahedi; Hadi Fathi; Somaye Latifi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Spring 2012, , Pages 113-120

Abstract
  Rural economy has an important role in rural sustainable development in every region or country. However, the rural economy in Iran is too much depending on agriculture and development of other rural economy in particular nonfarm activities, has been neglected by Iranian rural communities. Therefore, ...  Read More

7. Investigating Agricultural Productivity Growth and Convergence in Iran and Eastern African Countries

Maryam Shokoohi; Mohammad Kavoosi Kalashami; Farzad Serajzadeh

Volume 1, Issue 4 , Autumn 2011, , Pages 241-245

Abstract
  The issue of convergence or divergence of productivity has important policy for regional poverty reduction and increasing standards of living. If productivity converges to a common level without intervention, there is little need for explicit policies in lagging regions to promote catch up. On the other ...  Read More

8. Working Effectiveness of Dissemination Channels as Perceived by Potato Growers

Tahir Munir Butt; Muhammad Zakaria Yousuf Hassan; Shahbaz Talib Sahi; Khalid Mehmood; Mashood- ul-Subtain; Naeem- ul Hassan

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter 2011, , Pages 1-6

Abstract
  A research can also reveal the cooperative effectiveness of agencies such as evaluation will lead to discover the weakness and strengths for further improvement of this program. The present study was designed in 2009 especially to see the effectiveness of the working of agricultural extension staff as ...  Read More

9. Assessment the Socio-economic Factors Affecting Rural Youth Attitude to Occupation in Agricultural (Case of Kohgiluyeh and Boyer- Ahmad Province, Iran)

Mohsen Mosaee; Ahmadreza Ommani

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Winter 2011, , Pages 15-19

Abstract
  The main objective in this causal-correlation field research was to identify effective factors on rural youth’s attitude towards agricultural occupation, in Kohgiluyeh and Boyer-Ahmad Province, Iran. Rural youth 15-25 years old in Kohgiluyeh and Boyer- Ahmad province were the population of this ...  Read More