Livelihood Diversification among the Agricultural Land Scarce Peasants in the Central Highlands of Ethiopia
1. Livelihood Diversification among the Agricultural Land Scarce Peasants in the Central Highlands of Ethiopia

Reta Hailu; Ali Hassen

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, Pages 1-8

Abstract
  This article examines the livelihood strategies of land scarce peasants in Ethiopian. Land scarce peasants have a limited livelihood security on a sustainable manner and bypassed by ...  Read More
Ethnic Communities Own Agrobiodiversity Richness (A Case of Triyuga Municipality of Udayapur District In
2. Ethnic Communities Own Agrobiodiversity Richness (A Case of Triyuga Municipality of Udayapur District In "epal)

Pawan Singh Bhandari

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, Pages 9-16

Abstract
  The study was conducted in two settlements of ethnic communities in Triyuga municipality of Udayapur district, Nepal. The main objective of the study was to prepare an inventory of ...  Read More
Comparative Analysis of Productivity of Cassava Based Crop Mixture under Modern and Indigenous Technologies in Anambra State, Nigeria
3. Comparative Analysis of Productivity of Cassava Based Crop Mixture under Modern and Indigenous Technologies in Anambra State, Nigeria

Nwaiwu I. U; Obasi, P. C; Orebiyi, J. S; Ibekwe U. C; Korie O. C; Henri-Ukoha, A; Amaechi E. C. C; Osuagwu C. O

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, Pages 17-21

Abstract
    This study compared and analyzed indigenous and modern agricultural technologies used in cassava production in Anambra State. Multi-stage sampling technique was used in sample ...  Read More
Wheat yield prediction modeling by soil properties: a case study in North-west of Iran
4. Wheat yield prediction modeling by soil properties: a case study in North-west of Iran

Afshin Morovvat; Mostafa Emadi; Mosa Shojae; Ahmad Pakpour; Leila Gholami; Javad Haji Aghasi; Ehsan Kamali

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, Pages 23-26

Abstract
    Crop yields are dependent on a number of factors such as soil type, weather conditions and farming practices. Crop yield estimates in different soil types are required to meet ...  Read More
Inhibiting and promoting factors influencing rural immigration: A case from Iran
5. Inhibiting and promoting factors influencing rural immigration: A case from Iran

Musa Aazami; Mehrdad Pouya; Homa SorushMehr; Tahereh Charkhtabian

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, Pages 27-30

Abstract
     The main purpose of this study was to explore factors influencing immigration from rural to urban areas in Varkaneh , a famous village and tourist destination located in ...  Read More
Empirical Evidence of Fisheries Sub-Sector’s Contribution to the Nigerian Economy
6. Empirical Evidence of Fisheries Sub-Sector’s Contribution to the Nigerian Economy

Mafimisebi T.E.; Thompson O. A

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, Pages 30-35

Abstract
  The study examined relationship between the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Nigeria with the inputs of labour, capital and the output of fisheries. This is to ascertain that the fisheries ...  Read More
Effect of Phosphatic Fertilizers on Chemical Composition and Total Phosphorus Uptake by Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.)
7. Effect of Phosphatic Fertilizers on Chemical Composition and Total Phosphorus Uptake by Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.)

Muhammad Bilal Khan; Muhammad Iqbal Lone; Rehmat Ullah

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, Pages 37-42

Abstract
  Wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) was grown in earthen pots containing soil of Balkasar Soil Series (Sandy Loam) in green house at the Department of Soil Science and SWC, Pir Mehr Ali Shah ...  Read More
Barriers of Pastures Insurance Development from Experts' Perspective
8. Barriers of Pastures Insurance Development from Experts' Perspective

Maryam Omidi Najafabadi; Mahsa Rami

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, Pages 43-47

Abstract
    According to statistics released by agricultural insurance fund (AIF) less than 4 million acres out of 90 million acres has been covered by Pastures Insurance. This observation ...  Read More