Original Article
Influence of the Bovine Acyl-Coa: Diacylglycerol Acyltransferase1 (DGAT1) K232A on Milk Production and Somatic Cell Score Holstein Cows
Influence of the Bovine Acyl-Coa: Diacylglycerol Acyltransferase1 (DGAT1) K232A on Milk Production and Somatic Cell Score Holstein Cows

Maliheh Pirzad; Saeid Ansari-Mahyari; Mohamad-Ali Edriss

Volume 2, Issue 5 , May 2014, Pages 1300-1306

Abstract
  This experiment was aimed to study the association between the DGAT1 K232A polymorphism and milk production traits and somatic cell score (SCS) in Iranian Holstein dairy cows. The records ...  Read More
Original Article
Estimation of Genetic and Phonotypic Trends for Age at First Calving, Calving Interval, Days Open and Number of Insemination to Conception for Isfahan Holstein Cows
Estimation of Genetic and Phonotypic Trends for Age at First Calving, Calving Interval, Days Open and Number of Insemination to Conception for Isfahan Holstein Cows

Samaneh Solemani-Baghshah; Saeid Ansari-Mahyari; Mohamad-Ali Edriss; Hojjat Asadollahpour Nanaei

Volume 2, Issue 5 , May 2014, Pages 1307-1314

Abstract
  For the current research the records of 62 farms in Isfahan province were available. To estimate genetic and phonotypic trends of reproductive traits such as age at first calving, calving ...  Read More
Case Report
Delineation of Groundwater Recharge Sites Using GIS Case Study: Sefied Dasht
Delineation of Groundwater Recharge Sites Using GIS Case Study: Sefied Dasht

Hassan Vaqharfard; Mostafa Moradi Dashtpagerdi

Volume 2, Issue 5 , May 2014, Pages 1316-1324

Abstract
  The water crisis is harmful effects on human life. Also one of the most problems in the human society is water resources management. In this study, site selection of most suitable areas ...  Read More
Review Article
Broiler Production Explation–Steps to Start
Broiler Production Explation–Steps to Start

Nematollah Dayyani

Volume 2, Issue 5 , May 2014, Pages 1326-1333

Abstract
  There is nothing quite so helpless in this world as a baby broiler chick which has been snatched from the warmth of its surrogated mother, carted umpteen kilometers in a box dumped ...  Read More
Review Article
Feeding and Managing the Ewe Flock: A New Watch
Feeding and Managing the Ewe Flock: A New Watch

Nematollah Dayyani

Volume 2, Issue 5 , May 2014, Pages 1336-1342

Abstract
  The number of lambs sold per ewe mated in the breeding flock has a considerable impact on sheep operation profitability. This depends primarily on fertility, prolificacy (# of lambs), ...  Read More
Review Article
The Principles of Poultry Husbandry
The Principles of Poultry Husbandry

Nematollah Dayyani

Volume 2, Issue 5 , May 2014, Pages 1344-1349

Abstract
  There are a number of requirements by which animals should be managed so that the best performance is achieved in a way acceptable to those responsible for the care of the animals and ...  Read More
Review Article
A Survey on Ecological City Trends
A Survey on Ecological City Trends

Hossein Rahimi

Volume 2, Issue 5 , May 2014, Pages 1351-1356

Abstract
  There are many trends in making an ecological city all around the word, one of important cases in this approach is safe and health water. According by definitions, safe and potable ...  Read More
Original Article
Fuzzy C-Means Clustering Algorithm for Site Selection of Groundwater Artificial Recharge Areas (Case Study: Sefied Dasht Plain)
Fuzzy C-Means Clustering Algorithm for Site Selection of Groundwater Artificial Recharge Areas (Case Study: Sefied Dasht Plain)

Mostafa Moradi Dashtpagerd; Hassan Vagharfard

Volume 2, Issue 5 , May 2014, Pages 1367-1376

Abstract
  Artificial recharge can be an effective method to raise the groundwater table and to resolve the groundwater crisis in Sefid dasht plain. The most important step to successful accomplishment ...  Read More
Original Article
Measurement of Vertical Water Percolation Through Different Soil Textures of Paddy Field During Rice Growth Season
Measurement of Vertical Water Percolation Through Different Soil Textures of Paddy Field During Rice Growth Season

Teimour Razavipour; Ali Reza Farrokh

Volume 2, Issue 5 , May 2014, Pages 1379-1388

Abstract
  The water percolation loss beyond root zone in the soil is one of the important parameters to determine water requirement of rice plant. If the amount of water percolation rate into ...  Read More
Original Article
Evaluation of a Walking Tractor Drawn Peanut Harvester and Comparing It With Manual Harvesting
Evaluation of a Walking Tractor Drawn Peanut Harvester and Comparing It With Manual Harvesting

Afshin Azmoodeh-Mishamandani; Shamsollah Abdollahpoor; Hossein Navid; Mohammad Moghaddam Vahed

Volume 2, Issue 5 , May 2014, Pages 1390-1397

Abstract
  The object of this study was evaluation of a walking tractor drawn peanut harvester at different conditions of soil moisture content and forward speed and comparing it with manual harvesting. ...  Read More