1. Determination of Technical Efficiency and Optimum Size of Rice Farms in Mazandaran Province (Case study: Fereydunkenar County)

Reza Esfanjari Kenari; Mahmoud Ahmadpour Borazjani; Ahmad Ali Kaikha; Saman Ziaei; Mashala Salarpour

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, , Pages 257-265

Abstract
  A reason for the success of the agricultural sector in developed countries is the regulation of farm size as it allows for the scale economy of production. Considering that the size of agricultural production units should be specifically determined based on the crop and the area where it is produced, ...  Read More

Decision-making
2. Optimal Cropping Pattern Modifications with the Aim of Environmental-Economic Decision Making Under Uncertainty

Mostafa Mardani; Saman Ziaei; Alireza Nikouei

Volume 8, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 365-375

Abstract
  Sustainability in agricultural is determined by aspects like economy, society and environment. Multi-objective programming (MOP) model has been a widely used tool for studying and analyzing the sustainability of agricultural system. However, optimization models in most applications are forced to use ...  Read More