Original Research Rural Development
Investigating the changes in food consumption patterns of rural households in Khorasan Razavi

Malihe sheibani; alireza karbasi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 239-252


  According to the diversity of household consumption patterns and the importance of how to allocate limited household income to different goods and services, the study of household consumption behavior using expenditure elasticity estimates has a special place in economic policies. Therefore, in this ...  Read More

Original Research Agricultural Extension and Education
Structural Equation Modeling of Biological Inputs Acceptance by Sari Rice Farmers

Mehdi Charmchian Langerodi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 253-266


  The development of the use of natural and biological inputs to achieve sustainable rice cultivation seems to be essential, and rice farmers must be prepared to accept sustainable and organic rice. Creating a positive attitude among rice growers about the biological inputs of rice is of paramount importance. ...  Read More

Original Research Geography and plan
Analysis of the Effects of Omid Entrepreneurship Fund on the Economic Development of Rural Settlements (Case Study: Khoy County)

Vahid Riahi; Farhad Javan; Omid Sheikhkanlu Milan

Volume 7, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 267-285


  . There are many financial institutions and good credit funds that can play a significant role in economic development by providing low-interest microcredit. Villages in different sectors should entrepreneurship, job creation and economic development, etc. Therefore, the present study investigates the ...  Read More

Original Research Env
Rural Women's Commenton the Impact of the Qale Ganj Local Community Empowerment Plan on Women's Empowerment (Case of Sorkh Qale Township)

nazila jeshan shahriari; hamid Jalalian; Ahmad Haj Alizadeh; saeid nasire zare

Volume 7, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 287-301


  This study investigated the empowerment program of the local community of Ghale Ganj city in Kerman province on the empowerment of women in the villages of Sorkh Qale rural district. This research is used in terms of purpose and in terms of analytical-correlation method. The statistical population was ...  Read More

Original Research Rural Development
Constraints on craftswomen in the villages of Iranshahr County

Sadegh Asghari Lafmejani; mahdi masoumi; nasrin norouzi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 302-322


  Handicraft products can may way for more income in rural areas. Given the importance of handicraft products in the livelihood of rural households in Iranshahr County, the aim of this study was to investigate the constraints the rural women experience in producing handicrafts in the villages of this county. ...  Read More

Original Research Geography and plan
Analysis of Affecting Key Drivers of Creative Village Indicators on the Sustainability of Rural Settlements with a Future Study Approach (Case Study: Sistan Region)

Hasanali Jahantigh; Aliakbar Anabestani; Mahmoudreza Mirlotfi; Omid Ali Kharazmi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 323-345


  In the current period, the creative village approach as a new perspective on rural development seeks to provide a quality and creative living environment in rural areas. Therefore, the aim of the present study is to extract the characteristics of creative villages in rural settlements of Sistan region ...  Read More

Original Research Agri Eco.
Social - Economic Empowerment of Rural Women and Effective Factors on It (Case Study: Members of Rural Women's Microfinance Funds in the Zanjan Province)

Shahram Moghaddas Farimani; Mahdieh Sadat Mirtorabi; Seyyed Soheil Ghaemmaghami

Volume 7, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 347-363


  The purpose of this research was to identify the determinates factors of economic empowerment and effective factors on it of rural women in Zanjan province. The statistical population of the study consisted of all members of rural women's microfinance funds in the province of Znjan (N=636) that 154 of ...  Read More

Original Research Agricultural Extension and Education
Assessment of relationships between saffron yield and irrigation management of farmers in rural areas of Torbat Heydarieh and Farooj

alijan salariyan; Hassan Feizi; Amir Salari

Volume 7, Issue 3 , October 2021, Pages 365-376


  In order to investigation of relationships between saffron yield and summer irrigation a survey was conducted in fields of rural areas of Torbat Heydarieh and Farooj, Iran. The survey was done by questionnaires as face to face interview with farmers and expertise of this subject in 2019. Based on this ...  Read More