Environmental policy and management
1. Explaining Sustainable Development Strategies for Agricultural Entrepreneurship Activities in Kermanshah Province, Iran

Fereshteh Faraji; Farahnaz Rostami; Nader Naderi; Shahab Khoshkhooi

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Summer 2019, , Pages 213-227

Abstract
  The high capacity of the agricultural sector in Kermanshah Province needs more attention for some reasons including weather and climate conditions, access to fertile lands, and ready-made labor force. The current research seeks to achieve a major strategy for the development of entrepreneurship activities ...  Read More

Environmental policy and management
2. Innovation in the Agro-Food Sector: from Technical Innovation-Centred Approaches to Sustainability Transition Processes

Hamid El Bilali

Volume 8, Issue 2 , Spring 2018, , Pages 201-218

Abstract
  Innovation is a complex phenomenon and process involving translation of knowledge into new techniques, products, services. It is considered crucial for sustainable agriculture development and achievement of long-term food security. The review describes the diversity of innovation and relates it to agro-food ...  Read More

Environmental policy and management
3. On-farm Energy Use (Case of Dire County, Kermanshah Province)

Nashmil Afsharzade; Abdolhamid Papzan; Sohrab Delangizan; Mehdi Ashjaee

Volume 6, Issue 2 , Spring 2016, , Pages 217-224

Abstract
  This paper focuses on the amount of diesel consumption as one of the non-renewable energy sources consumed by the agricultural machinery and water pumps in wheat and corn farms in Dire County,Kermanshah Province, Iran. The population of the study was determined by Bartlett table. Stratified random sampling ...  Read More

4. Effective Factors on Application of Sustainable Agricultural Practices by Paddy Farmers (Case of Rural Production Cooperatives Members)

Amir Ahmadpour

Volume 6, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 81-91

Abstract
  One of the central duties of rural production cooperatives is to promote the adoption and application of sustainable agricultural practices by farmers, which hinges on several factors. Therefore, the study intends to evaluate the factors influencing the application of sustainable agricultural practices ...  Read More

5. The Preparation of Updated Vegetation Maps by Processing Satellite Images: A Way in Sustainable Management of Agriculture

Ali Mohammadi Torkashvand; Shahryar Sobhe Zahedi

Volume 5, Issue 4 , Autumn 2015, , Pages 305-312

Abstract
  An important factor in sustainable agriculture and economic management is to calculate areas under different crops that the inputs of agriculture connect to this topic. Planning of agricultural mechanization, fertilizer and pesticide requirements, pests and diseases control, estimates of agricultural ...  Read More

6. Identifying the Barriers of Sustainable Agriculture Adoption by Wheat Farmers in Takestan, Iran

Shaghayegh Kheiri

Volume 5, Issue 3 , Summer 2015, , Pages 159-168

http://dx.doi.org/10.5455/ijamd.175275

Abstract
  Conventional agriculture systems of production often lead to environmental degradation, economic problems and even social conflict. The efficacy of agriculture systems conducive to the economic, environmental and social sustainability of farming operations has been demonstrated, yet the adoption of sustainable ...  Read More

7. Identifying Indicators of Environmentally Sustainable Agriculture in Paddy Fields of Guilan Province

Ali Mohammadi Torkashvand; Mohammad Sadegh Allahyari; Zahra Daghighi Masuleh

Volume 4, Issue 1 , Winter 2014, , Pages 73-79

Abstract
  In recent years, agriculture has become the prime polluter of natural resources. It is therefore essential to make assessments based on reliable indicators to ensure that an agricultural system remains not only productive, but also ecologically sound. A large area of arable land in Guilan province is ...  Read More