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1. Evaluation of grain yield stability of durum wheat (Triticum turgidum L. var. durum) promising lines in moderate regions of Iran.

Studies were conducted to evaluate the grain yield stability and adaptability in some promising durum wheat lines grown in moderate regions of Iran. Eighteen promising durum wheat lines (G1-G18) along with 2 control cultivars (durum wheat cv. Hana and bread wheat cv. Parsi) were investigated for 2...

Author(s) : Moayedi, A. A.; Mirak, T. N.; Taherian, M.; Sasani, S.; Azarm, D. A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2020 Vol.12 No.2 pp.fa345-fa358 ref.22

2. Evaluation of yield, yield components and growth indices of cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) and corn (Zea mays L.) in alternative intercropping system in Gonabad climate.

In order to evaluate the effect of alternative intercropping on yield, yield components and growth indices of two plants (Gossypium hirsutum L.) and corn (Zea mays L.), an experiment was carried out in the farm of Gonabad Agricultural and Natural Resources Research Station, in the form of a...

Author(s) : Dadmand, M.; Kouchaki, A.; Mahallati, M. N.; Moghaddam, M. R. R.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.3 pp.363-378 ref.many

3. The effects of management practices on soil biological properties of Esfahan agroecosystems.

Introduction: In general, management methods applied at the agroecosystems, can affect the population and activity of micro and macro organisms. In high input farms, which use especially large amounts of chemical inputs, it has destructive effects on soil agroecosystems and soil organisms. Soil is...

Author(s) : Kelishadrokhi, M. K.; Koocheki, A.; Mahallati, M. N.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.3 pp.379-390 ref.21

4. The effect of different tillage methods and crop residue management on the population of plant parasitic nematodes in the wheat (Triticum aestivum L.), barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) and cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.) rotation system.

Introduction: Conventional tillage-based farming systems had negative effects on the quality of essential natural resources including soil, water, and plant biodiversity. In the recent decades, Conservation Agriculture (CA) farming systems based on the three interlinked principles, namely: no or...

Author(s) : Aghnoom, R.; Ghodsi, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.3 pp.409-422 ref.21

5. Effect of vermicompost application on nutrient uptake and seed yield of fennel (Foeniculum vulgare Mill.) in intercropping patterns with faba bean (Vicia faba L.).

Introduction: Application of organic fertilizer is a major approach to managing soil fertility and plant nutrition which can alleviate chemical contaminations, preserve soil biodiversity and the quantitative and qualitative yield of crops expected to be increased in sustainable agricultural...

Author(s) : Mohammadi, H.; Rezaei-Chiyaneh, E.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.3 pp.423-448 ref.many

6. Ecological sustainability in "energy return on investment (eroi) "and its correlation with agricultural landscape heterogeneity (case study: Qazvin province).

Introduction: The problem of energy efficiency is one of the key pillars of economics, especially agricultural sector. In term of energy efficiency, a similar estimation for human actions and their consequents can be applied to the landscape system, which first introduced by Hall et al. (1986), and ...

Author(s) : Yousefi, M.; Barghjelveh, S.; Darvishi, A.; Dinan, N. M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.3 pp.449-470 ref.72

7. Evaluation the yield and intercropping indices of millet (Panicum miliaceaum L.) and quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.) under effect of plant density and cultivation ratios in Birjand region.

Introduction: Intercropping is one of the main strategies to obtain more stability in agro-ecosystems. The possibility of yield improvement in intercropping systems depends on various factors such as plant combination, cultivar type, plant density, planting pattern, and contribution of each...

Author(s) : Vahidi, H.; Mahmoodi, S.; Soheil, P.; Fallahi, H. R.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.3 pp.471-488 ref.38

8. Evaluation of bitter vetch (Vicia ervilia) forage quality in intercropping with spring barley (Hordeum vulgare).

Introduction: Cereal-legume intercropping is a common approach in agricultural systems especially in developing countries. Bitter vetch is a forage legume that belongs to Fabaceae family. This plant can play a role in improving soil fertility by nitrogen fixation, which leads to the benefit of...

Author(s) : Derakhshani, A.; Heidari, G.; Khalesro, S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.3 pp.489-505 ref.44

9. Evaluation of chromium contamination status in tomato fields (case study: west of Hormozgan province).

Chromium is a heavy metal that can enter soil, water, air and plants in a variety of ways. High concentrations of chromium in the soil can be caused by native soil materials, effluents from factories and industrial workshops, impurities of phosphorus fertilizers and fumes and fumes from motor...

Author(s) : Saleh, J.; Hosseini, Y.; Saleh, I.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.3 pp.507-517 ref.28

10. Physiological and biochemical yield-related response of Lallemantia iberica to nitrogen fertilizer sources in soil salinity conditions.

Introduction: The medicinal plant Dragon's head (Lallemantia iberica, Lamiaceae family), is more commonly known as "Gara Zayrah" in most parts of Iran, particularly in Azarbaijan region. It is one of the most important spring herbaceous plants in rainy and dryland farming areas cultivated in most...

Author(s) : Bagheri, N.; Pirzad, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.3 pp.519-538 ref.many

11. Sustainability assessment of six crop production systems based on emergy and economic analysis in Hirmand city.

Introduction: Natural scientists and agricultural experts are aimed to provide the right methods of ecosystem design in order to promoting the health of natural systems, optimizing input consumption, enhancing production per unit input consumption, improving economic efficiency and increasing...

Author(s) : Mirshekari, S.; Dahmradeh, M.; Asgharipour, M. R.; Ghanbari, A.; Seyedabadi, E.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.3 pp.539-561 ref.many

12. Evaluation of organic and nitrogen fertilizers application on quality of forage of fennel (Foeniculum vulgare L.) and sainfoin (Onobrychis viciifolia Scop.) under intercropping system.

Introduction: Intercropping of medicinal plants with forages is an approach to improve livestock health. In fact, intercropping is more efficient than monocropping systems because of superior yield due to better absorption of resources. Forage with a high nutritive value can be produced using...

Author(s) : Ghahfarokhi, H. Y.; Esmaeili, M. A.; Shahraki, A. D.; Sepanlu, M. G.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.3 pp.563-579 ref.43

13. Using SSM-iCROP model to predict phenology, yield, and water productivity of canola (Brassica napus L.) in Iran condition.

Introduction: Due to limitation of water and soil resources resulted from geological and climatic conditions of Iran as well as necessity of self-reliance in infrastructural issues, efficient usage of water and soil resources available in Iran is inevitable. Climatic changes, reduced biodiversity...

Author(s) : Rahban, S.; Torabi, B.; Soltani, A.; Zeinali, E.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.1 pp.fa157-fa177 ref.many

14. Comparsion of ecological footprint, water footprint and environmental impacts of irrigated and rainfed wheat production systems based on farm size (case study: Boushehr region).

Introduction[1]Nowadays, agriculture plays a major role in environmental pollution, and knowledge regarding reducing input utilization in such systems can help us to decrease the limited input resource consumption and the consequent greenhouse gas (GHGs) emissions and environmental impacts....

Author(s) : Siavoshi, M.; Dastan, S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.1 pp.fa135-fa155 ref.50

15. Effects of weed management treatments and cover crops as winter plating on weed population and yield of two cultivars of tomato.

Introduction Weeds are one of the major reducing factors in tomato production. Cover crops have several features that can inhibit germination and decline emergence and establishment of weeds. The aim of this research was to investigate weed control by using winter cover crop species in production...

Author(s) : Saboori, B.; Khorramdel, S.; Koocheki, A.; Latifi, H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.1 pp.fa117-fa133 ref.many

16. Simulating grain yield and water use efficiency in dominant maize cultivars under water limited a climate change conditions.

Introduction: Today, rapid population growth and economic development have increased demand for food, and climate change has affected food security worldwide. Climate change processes, including increasing the atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration, rising temperature, and fluctuation of...

Author(s) : Haddad, N. S.; Fard, R. D.; Nouri, O.; Moghaddam, S. R.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.1 pp.fa103-fa115 ref.33

17. Effect of drought stress and different concentrations of salicylic acid on yield, yield components and essential oil of fennel (foeniculum vulgare mill.).

Introduction: Medicinal plants are of the most valuable reserves of natural resources in Iran, and if there is correct recognition of them, these plants can play an important role in the health of the community, employment, and non-oil exports. Fennel (Foeniculum vulgare L.) is a perennial herb...

Author(s) : Ghilavizadeh, A.; Masooleh, E. H.; Zakerin, H. R.; Valadabadi, S. A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.1 pp.fa89-fa101 ref.40

18. The effects of biological, chemical fertilizers and humic acid on some microbial parameters, elements and oil quantity and quality of catnip (nepeta cataria L.).

Introduction: Catnip (Nepeta cataria L.) is one of the most important medicinal plants belonged to the Lamiaceae family that referred to considerable pharmacological, antimicrobial, antibacterial and pesticides activities of its essential oil in most of the literatures. The harmful effects of...

Author(s) : Dehsheikh, P. B.; Sourestani, M. M.; Zolfaghari, M.; Enayatizamir, N.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.1 pp.fa73-fa88 ref.34

19. Optimization of nitrogen fertilizer and water consumption in sugar beet by using response-surface method.

Introduction: With respect to this issue that Iran is located in semi-arid conditions and limited by water resources, so water conservation in agricultural systems plays main role to increase production and determination of water optimum amount is first step to gain this purpose. Nitrogen is one of ...

Author(s) : Mansouri, H.; Noshad, H.; Hassani, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.1 pp.fa57-fa72 ref.26

20. Greenveining elements of the landscape structure as the main supporter of biodiversity in agroecosystems.

Introduction: Natural and semi-natural features including those as patches and marginal elements, construct a network of habitats referred to as green vein elements. In the green veining, the linear elements connect the different parts of the network, while the patches have a role as nodes within...

Author(s) : Rostami, R.; Koocheki, A.; Moghaddam, P. R.; Mahallati, M. N.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.1 pp.fa39-fa56 ref.34

21. Effect of organic, biological and chemical fertilizers on yield, yield components and oil yield of black seed (Nigella sativa L.).

Introduction: In recent decades, agricultural production has largely relied on the use of chemical inputs, which has led to major environmental problems. Destruction of water and soil resources, deterioration of agricultural biodiversity, air and water pollution by chemical fertilizers and...

Author(s) : Rinani, R. S.; Moghaddam, P. R.; Ghorbani, R.; Astaraei, A. R.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.1 pp.fa23-fa38 ref.many

22. The investigation of functional diversity effect on composition, density and diversity indices of weeds in some medicinal plants.

Introduction Nowadays, with increasing tendency to monoculture of medicinal and horticultural plants, the range of genetic diversity in agricultural ecosystems has decreased. Conventional agricultural activities with simplification of ecosystems makes ecosystems more unstable and more sensitive to...

Author(s) : Koocheki, A.; Azizi, E.; Tabrizi, L.; Bakhshaie, S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.1 pp.fa1-fa21 ref.32

23. Kopetdaghi sainfoin (Hedysarum kopetdaghi Boriss.) as a rangeland plant response to some environmental gradients in nature habitats of Khorasan Razavi province.

Introduction: A significant area of the country's rangelands has been destroyed, or their population has been severely reduced due to various factors such as uncontrolled exploitation, climate change, and other factors. Irregular and out-of-season grazing in different regions and the mismatch of...

Author(s) : Dashti, M.; Kakhki, S. F. F.; Azizi, N.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.2 pp.fa179-fa194 ref.46

24. Analysis of economic and energy indicators in different methods of protective tillage in wheat cultivar (case study: Dasht-e Naz sari agro-industrial company).

Introduction: Conservation agriculture is a powerful factor in accessing future food needs. Protective agricultural practices can preserve and regenerate soil. Conservation tillage is a method for managing droughts to maintain ground water, as well as reducing agricultural production costs and...

Author(s) : Sharifi, M.; Soodmand-Moghaddam, S.; Izadi, M.; Abbaszadeh, R.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.2 pp.fa195-fa210 ref.23

25. Evaluation of environmental consequences of conventional management for agroecosystems in Khorasan province.

Introduction: Ecosystem Services frameworks are emerging as an approach of capturing the wider impacts of policy decisions or evaluating land use change in order to more comprehensively take into account the range of effects on the environment, and on the benefits humans receive from. The...

Author(s) : Koocheki, A.; Khorramdel, S.; Jafari, L.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2021 Vol.13 No.2 pp.fa211-fa235 ref.98