Search results: 126 results (approx.)

1. Market structure analysis and marketing methods of cornelian cherry product with emphasis on the role of brokers in Kaleybar county.

The aim of this study was to analyze the market structure and marketing methods (4Ps components, marketing routes and marketing methods) for Cornelian cherry (Cornus mas) with emphasis on the role of brokers in marketing the produce in Kaleybar county (in 2018) to create optimal knowledge of the...

Author(s) : Sookhtanlou, M.; Dehghanpour, S.; Bagheri, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2020 Vol.34 No.3 pp.fa325-fa339 ref.33

2. Assessing the consequences of internalization of the side effects of water pollution on the quantitative and qualitative management of Zayandehroud basin.

Zayandehroud basin is one of the most important watersheds in the country, which is facing the challenge of quantitative and qualitative water shortages. The main purpose of this study is to quantitatively and qualitatively manage water resources and evaluate the consequences of internalizing the...

Author(s) : Kavand, H.; Ziaee, S.; Najafabadi, M. M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2020 Vol.34 No.3 pp.fa341-fa356 ref.46

3. An empirical analysis of competitiveness of agricultural products in Kurdistan Province.

This paper uses the Normalized Revealed Comparative Advantage (NRCA) and Constant Market Shares (CMS) indices to analyze the competitiveness of agricultural products from Kurdistan province for the years 2010-2016. CMS index is a combination of three indictors: goods effects, market effects and...

Author(s) : Rahiminia, H.; Moghadam, B. A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2020 Vol.34 No.1 pp.fa1-fa13 ref.15

4. Environmental efficiency analysis of rice farms in Guilan province with emphasis on material balance condition.

The main objective of this research is to measure the technical and environmental efficiency of rice farms in Guilan province, Iran. In this study, the nutrient surplus (nitrogen and phosphorus surplus) from rice fields, caused by overuse of chemical fertilizer, was considered as an undesirable...

Author(s) : Ahmadzadeh, S. S.; Amirnejad, H.; Hosseini-Yekani, S. A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2020 Vol.34 No.1 pp.fa15-fa27 ref.32

5. Assessing the effects of climate change on hydrological and economic conditions of South Karkheh sub-basin.

The study was conducted in Karkheh River Basin (KRB), Iran. The aim of the study is to evaluate the potential effects of climate change on irrigated agriculture and irrigation efficiency improvement strategy for adaptation in South Karkheh sub-basin using a hydro-economic model. This model...

Author(s) : Nikmehr, S.; Zibaei, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2020 Vol.34 No.1 pp.fa63-fa79 ref.38

6. Calculating total cost of agriculture water in irrigation networks using ABC method (a case study of irrigation network in Dez in North Khuzestan District).

This paper aimed to calculate the total cost of agriculture water considering funding costs, utilization costs and maintaining the costs of facilities from the perspective of Water Organization of North Khuzestan district and determining the total cost of agriculture water in irrigation network...

Author(s) : Baktash, F.; Azarbayjani, K.; Kiani, G. H.; Karimzade, S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2020 Vol.34 No.1 pp.fa97-fa111 ref.16

7. Investigating behavioural factors affecting on green brand equity in the food industry.

In this study, the researcher attempts to identify the effect of behavioral factors on green brand equity in the food industry. Accordingly, the research method in this study is descriptive-survey. In addition, necessary information from library and field studies was collected. The subjects of this ...

Author(s) : Taghipourian, M. J.; Hasan Saberi

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2020 Vol.34 No.4 pp.fa357-fa374 ref.37

8. Investigating the factors affecting household consumer preferences for the King oyster mushroom.

The study population of this research includes households living in Mashhad. As the edible-medicinal King Oyster mushroom is a special mushroom, this product is distributed only in some specific areas due to its unique features. Therefore, the convenience sampling method was used. Sample size was...

Author(s) : Shadlousofla, E. K.; Janpoor, J.; Kakhki, M. D.; Mohammadi, H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2020 Vol.34 No.4 pp.fa375-fa395 ref.69

9. Investigation of adaptation strategies for agricultural water resources management under climate change in Halil-Rud river basin.

This study combines a farm-based economic multi-objective optimization model with the hydrologic model water evaluation and planning (WEAP) which can represent the socioeconomic, agronomic and hydrologic systems in a spatially explicit manner covering all dimensions and scales relevant to climate...

Author(s) : Mirzaei, A.; Zibaei, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2020 Vol.34 No.4 pp.fa397-fa419 ref.43

10. Design of a strategic model (TOWS) for development of date complementary and processing industries in Khuzestan province.

This research was conducted to compile a strategic model (TOWS) in developing complementary and processing industries related to the date palm in Khuzestan province. In this research, firstly, by using analytical studies and literature review, the subject of the four SWOT points including: 7...

Author(s) : Savari, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2020 Vol.34 No.4 pp.fa463-fa481 ref.68

11. The economic impacts of climate change and water resources management scenarios on agronomy subsector: using risk-based hydro-economic model.

This study used a hydro-economic model to investigate the impact of climate and water management scenarios on water resources, cropping pattern, yield, and profits of farmers in Sarab County. In the economic section, quadratic risk programming model and in the hydrological section, the WEAP-MABIA...

Author(s) : Sani, F.; Dashti, G.; Majnooni, A.; Hosseinzad, J.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2020 Vol.34 No.4 pp.fa483-fa501 ref.43

12. Modelling the effect of exchange rate shocks on investment in agriculture sector (application of NARDL method).

In order to study the nonlinear effect of exchange rate and its shock on investment in the agricultural sector of Iran, a non-linear autoregressive distributed lag (NARDL) has been used. Results have shown that: (1) there is a negative and significant relationship between exchange rate shocks and...

Author(s) : Baghestany, A. A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2020 Vol.34 No.2 pp.fa113-fa125 ref.26

13. Application of Bayesian network in investigating the impact of agricultural productivity and business environment on food production index in Iran.

Due to the importance of the agricultural sector in food security, the effect of agricultural productivity and business environment on the food production index in Iran was investigated using Bayesian network during 2001-2016. The results showed that the increase in the real exchange rate,...

Author(s) : Naghavi, S.; Mirzaei, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2020 Vol.34 No.2 pp.fa163-fa177 ref.37

14. Study of socio-economic factors affecting the participation of rural women in creating indoor jobs in Kermanshah province.

Introduction: The role of rural women in the process of economic development has been a growing concern of economists, planners, and the governments. The potentials of rural women as economic actors are not yet fully analyzed and yet there has not been adequate attention to the way gender affects...

Author(s) : Ataei, P.; Aliabadi, V.; Aazami, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2021 Vol.35 No.3 pp.fa205-en217 ref.69

15. Investigating the heterogeneity of farmers' preferences for solar energy use.

Introduction: The final energy consumption per capita in Iran in the agricultural sector is 3.4, as well for household sector is 2, besides the commercial and public sectors are 1.6, and transportation and industry are 1.4 times the global average. This is due to low efficiency in operation, high...

Author(s) : Taslimi, M.; Amirnejad, H.; Mojaverian, S. M.; Azadi, H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2021 Vol.35 No.3 pp.fa219-en230 ref.38

16. Determining the efficiency and optimal use of inputs under uncertainty conditions for production of edible mushrooms in Iran.

Introduction: The cultivation of edible mushrooms is expanding rapidly due to its nutritional and medicinal values as well as its economic benefits. However, lack of knowledge and principled management may cause many problems for producers or even bring them closer to the bankruptcy brink. The...

Author(s) : Mardani, M.; Abdeshahi, A.; Yavari, F.; Naghibeiranvand, F.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2021 Vol.35 No.3 pp.fa231-en244 ref.31

17. The impact of governmental supports on green poultry marketing development.

Introduction: With increasing the global population, food security is one of the most important and practical concepts which has been addressed in development documents today. Among the green products which are produced and have been considered by the authorities is green poultry. Governmental...

Author(s) : Talebi, P.; Najafabadi, M. O.; Lashgarara, F.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2021 Vol.35 No.3 pp.fa245-en258 ref.37

18. Studying nonlinear relationship between energy consumption and inflation in agricultural sector.

Introduction: Today, the food-energy nexus is a vital issue. Energy in the food production chain is an essential feature of agricultural development and a critical factor in achieving food security. Energy use in the agricultural sector has increased to respond to the growing demand of the...

Author(s) : Naraghi, N.; Moghaddasi, R.; Mohamadinejad, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2021 Vol.35 No.3 pp.fa259-en272 ref.38

19. Evaluating the effectiveness of allocated bank loans to agriculture sector in Khorasan razavi province, Iran.

Introduction: In this study, the effectiveness of granting facilities to water saving pool projects and developing greenhouse crops in the agricultural sector of Khorasan Razavi province was evaluated. Investment is one of the most important factors for economic growth in the countries. Purposeful...

Author(s) : Hosseni, S. A. M.; Fahimifard, S. M.; Sadeghi, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2021 Vol.35 No.3 pp.fa273-en289 ref.25

20. Value chain analysis of damask rose in Khorasan razavi province.

Introduction: In addition to serving medical and cultural functions, medicinal plants have economic importance as well. Global and national markets for medicinal plants are growing and significant economic gains are achieved through the sale of herbal medicinal products. Examining the value chain...

Author(s) : Mazhari, M.; Rasoulzadeh, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2021 Vol.35 No.3 pp.fa291-en306 ref.20

21. Potato energy and material flow cost accounting in Hamadan province, Iran.

Introduction: In recent decades, due to increase in population and demand for agricultural products, creating new forms of energy in the agricultural sector and improper use of inputs due to lack of proper management, this economic sector has become an energy consuming sector. So far, various...

Author(s) : Dekamin, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2021 Vol.35 No.2 pp.fa105-en119 ref.32

22. Water shortage risk assessment using an interactive two-stage stochastic programming model (case study: Marand basin).

Introduction: In recent years, the problem of water scarcity is becoming one of the most challenging issues with the economic development and population growth that have involved many sectors due to its importance and economic status and has received increasing attention from governments and...

Author(s) : Hosseinzad, J.; Raei, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2021 Vol.35 No.2 pp.fa161-en178 ref.37

23. Simulating farmers' response to policies based on sustainable agriculture (case study: cropping sub-sector of Tajan basin).

Introduction:Water scarcity, improper management of water resources, excessive application of chemical inputs, and lack of proper cultivation patterns are present in agriculture. Lack of attention to these cases will inflict irreparable damage on the agricultural sector. Accordingly, attention to...

Author(s) : Zahiri, N. H.; Amirnejad, H.; Laskookalayeh, S. S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa1-fa13 ref.36

24. Investigation of the impact of location, social capital and human capital theories on the continuity of agribusiness corporations (case study: Khezri Agribusiness Corporation in Qaen Township).

Introduction: Almost all rural communities in Iran are exclusively engaged with agriculture, therefore farming remains the largest source of income for them. Agriculture can be a major driver of growth for the Iranian economy. Therefore, increasing factor productivity in the agricultural sector is...

Author(s) : Torshizi, M. D.; Ghorbani, M.; Kakhki, M. D.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa15-fa30 ref.41

25. An analysis of locating agricultural logistics center in Isfahan province using the logistics network costs minimization approach in GIS environment.

Introduction: Annually, large quantities of agricultural products are wasted and a lot of damage is done to the country's financial and food resources. The most important causes of this waste are related to the various sectors of transportation, packaging, storage, processing and distribution of...

Author(s) : Jalaei, A.; Akbari, N.; Safari, B.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agricultural Economics & Development 2021 Vol.35 No.1 pp.fa31-fa45 ref.46