Original Research Rural Development
Analysis of the Role of Space Elements in Resilience of Rural economy Case study: Cheshmeh-Sara District (Shot City)

Farshad Rahmani; Ali Akbar Taghiloo

Volume 6, Issue 3 , February 2019, Pages 231-251


  The main responsibility of those in charge of rural development is adoption of proper strategies for effective sustainable management of the various aspects of production, distribution and consumption. The aim of this study is to study resilience and flexibility of villages in terms of production, distribution ...  Read More

Original Research Agricultural Extension and Education
Analysis of Farmers' Decision for Adopting Proper Irrigation Method in Grape Orchards in the Khor’ramdar’reh Township

Seyede Shirin Golbaz; Esmaeil Karami Dehkordi

Volume 6, Issue 3 , February 2019, Pages 253-264


  Proper water management in orchards will make optimal use of water, soil, fertilizer resources and production of large amounts of high quality products. Therefore, the purpose of this study was to analyze adoption of the decision to apply proper irrigation in grape orchards by grape growers in the Khorramdarreh ...  Read More

Original Research Agricultural Extension and Education
Application of Water Management Strategies by Small Scale Farmers in Drought Conditions in the Isfahan Province

Mahnaz Mohammadzadeh; Hossein Shabanali Fami; Moslem Savari; Mahsa Motaghed; Mosayab Baghaee; samira afshari

Volume 6, Issue 3 , February 2019, Pages 265-278


  Drought is one of the most serious natural disasters in terms of extent and magnitude of the economic damage it entails and the irreparable damages it causes to the agricultural sector and the water resources of the country. This research study was conducted to investigate water management solutions ...  Read More

Original Research Tourism
Development of a Strategic Tourism Development Plan in Sample Rural Tourist Attraction Villages (Case Study: The Meymand tourist attraction village in the Shahrbabak town)

Rokhsareh Asadikorom

Volume 6, Issue 3 , February 2019, Pages 279-297


  Rural tourism serve as one of the appropriate options for making money, creating jobs, positive developments and positive developments in villages that are considered. Therefore, the main objective of this research study is to identify the capabilities Meymand village for tourist attraction  and ...  Read More

Original Research Rural Development
Identification and Prioritization of Villages with Tourism Attractions in Lahijan County

Fatemeh Gholizadeh; Mohammad Kavoosi Kalashami

Volume 6, Issue 3 , February 2019, Pages 299-317


  Rural tourism development can bring opportunities to rural communities such as economic growth, socio-cultural development, quality of life improvement and preservation of natural, cultural and environmental resources. So, identifying talented villages and planning for tourism development in these areas ...  Read More

Original Research Geography and plan
Examining and Ranking Factors Affecting the Branding of Agricultural Products in Isfahan’s Rural Cooperative Companies (Case Study: Potato production)

Mohammad Mehtari Arani; Abolfazl Baghbani Arani; Yasser Maghsoudi Ganjeh; Saed Abdolmanafi

Volume 6, Issue 3 , February 2019, Pages 319-332


  The aim of this study is to examine and rank the factors affecting  branding of agricultural products in Isfahan’s rural cooperative companies. This research study is applied in terms of its purpose and field survey research in terms of its nature and method. The statistical population consists ...  Read More

Original Research Rural Development
Ranking Development Levels Using Multi-Index Decision Making Techniques (Case Study: Boyer Ahmad County)

Enaiat Moshfeghnejadi; Afshin Hekmati assl

Volume 6, Issue 3 , February 2019, Pages 333-346


  Although it is important to improve all rural areas in the process of rural development, it is more important to pay attention to disadvantaged and less privileged areas in order to meet their basic needs and mitigate their differences. The first step in the process of planning and development of rural ...  Read More

Original Research Tourism
Evaluation of Cultural and Social Characteristic of the Nour Township in Stability of Tourist Villages

Simin Armaqan

Volume 6, Issue 3 , February 2019, Pages 347-362


  This paper has taken the tourism development evaluation of Nour Township sample villages using cross-sectional survey methodology under consideration. Moreover, it studies the dimensions and effective characteristics in tourism stability. The study collected information using document and library methods. ...  Read More