Document Type: Original Article

Authors

1 PhD student of agriculture developing, Islamic Azad University, Science and Research Branch, Tehran, Iran

2 Young Researchers and Elite Club, Karaj Branch, Islamic Azad University, Karaj, Iran

3 Master of Agriculture, Orientation of Water, Teacher of Payame Noor University (PNU), Qazvin, Iran

Abstract

Aim of this study was to evaluate the possible application fields of organic agriculture, the province is a grower's perspective. Because of its accurate and appropriate management, soil and products to help reduce the use of chemicals in production and on track to achieve sustainable development, Mazandaran province is a leader in modern agricultural practices and organic agriculture has the potential implementation, has been studied. The present study applied a descriptive - correlative. 320 growers in the province of 2012-13 years were selected for the survey, of which 175 were randomly selected and interviewed by Morgan said. Data using spss software and lisrel software are analyzed. The dependent variable in the research field of organic farming and the development of independent variables related to economic, technological, social and educational policies and requirements. Among the results of this study variables were significant between training and the possible application of organic farming in the 0/01 errors and significant relationship between economic factors and possible applications of organic farming in the 0/01 errors and technical factors, management, policy social investment and the possibility that there is no correlation between the use of organic farming.

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