1. 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

2. Impacts of Drought on Socio-Economic Conditions of Paddy Farmers in Guilan Province, North of Iran

Hamid Devisti; Mohamad Karim Moetamed

Volume 1, Issue 2 , Spring 2011, , Pages 73-79

Abstract
  The purpose of this study was to survey impacts of drought on Socio-economic conditions of Guilan Paddy farmers. Besides recognizing these impacts, it ranked them according to the viewpoint of the Paddy farmers. It was of the descriptive- correlation type. Questionnaire was the main tool of this study. ...  Read More