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1. Evaluation of density, dry weight and biodiversity of weeds in row intercropping of lettuce (Lactuca sativa var. capitata L.) and alyssum (Lobularia maritima (L.) Desv.).

Introduction: Diversification through the use of intercropping systems is known to enhance stability. Intercropping is potentially able to reduce pests and weeds, increase the system production and increase the exploitation of available environmental resources, compared to monocultures. Ronald and...

Author(s) : Farajian, M. H. H.; Koocheki, A.; Mahalati, M. N.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.3 pp.fa379-fa397 ref.37

2. The ecological footprint of students for the campus of Ferdowsi University of Mashhad (FUM).

Introduction: The ecological footprint (EF) is an area of biologically productive land capable of meeting all human needs (food, clothing, and construction) and accommodating their production waste. Therefore, application of ecological footprint in combination with social and economic impact...

Author(s) : Koocheki, A.; Mahallati, M. N.; Javadi, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.3 pp.fa399-fa413 ref.29

3. Study on tillage systems and residue management application on yield and yield components of wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) in Mashhad condition.

Introduction: The continuation of agricultural operations, based on conventional ploughing along with removal or burning of plant residues, can lead to soil degradation and erosion. Taking into account the increase in environmental pollution, the exploitation of new technologies in the direction of ...

Author(s) : Ebrahimian, E.; Koocheki, A.; Mahallati, M. N.; Khorramdel, S.; Beheshti, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.3 pp.fa415-fa427 ref.31

4. Assessing the energy components and the environmental impacts of the different rice (Oryza sativa L.) production systems using life cycle assessment (LCA) method in Mazandaran.

Introduction: Rice, as the second most strategic crop, is the most important cereal after wheat. In Iran, rice is so essential that people consume it as part of their main meal at least once a day. Due to the increase in consumption inputs in conventional paddy systems, chemical control of rice...

Author(s) : Saber, Z.; Esmaeili, M. A.; Pirdashti, H.; Motevali, A.; Nabavi-Pelesaraei, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.3 pp.fa429-fa448 ref.many

5. Evaluation of the efficiency of animal manures in the production of thyme (Thymus daenensis L.).

Introduction: Sustainability of production in agricultural lands is directly related to soil fertility management. In this regard, the application of livestock manure is a very important method in improving soil fertility without adversely affecting the environment. Although the efficiency of these ...

Author(s) : Odivi, A. G.; Fallah, S.; Lorigooini, Z.; Karimi, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.3 pp.fa449-fa466 ref.many

6. Agronomic and economic evaluation of intercropping systems of barley (Hordeum vulgare) with two medicinal plants, fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum) and garlic (Allium sativum).

Introduction: Today, agriculture faced various challenges, such as the inadequate of agricultural products for growing human needs, in the other words, step down of food security, reduction of productivity, economic justification, the competitiveness of agriculture, etc. On the other hand, the...

Author(s) : Esmaeilian, Y.; Eshghizadeh, M.; Tavassoli, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.3 pp.fa467-fa484 ref.many

7. Effects of nitroxin biofertilizer on morpho-physiological characteristics of blackseed (Nigella sativa L.) ecotypes under drought stress.

Introduction: Following climate change, drought stress has become the most important limiting factor for crop production and. Plants become under dry when the water available to the roots is limited or the water loss through transpiration is very high. Decreased photosynthetic active radiation...

Author(s) : Saydi, Z.; Abbasi, N. A.; Zarea, M. J.; Zarei, B.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.3 pp.fa485-fa507 ref.many

8. Application of multivariate statistical techniques for determining of affecting factors in water use efficiency of maize (Zea mays L.) under conditions of simultaneous application of nitrogen and ecofriendly inputs.

Introduction: Water stress is one of the most important factors in reducing the yield of agricultural products worldwide. If the stress is intensive and continuous, plant growth and productivity are severely diminished. Water superabsorbent polymer can absorb and retain extremely large amounts of a ...

Author(s) : Jahan, M.; Amiri, M. B.; Ababdi, M. S.; Naseri, N.; Abbasi, S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.3 pp.fa509-fa529 ref.54

9. The effect of mycorrhizal fungus, humic acid and vermicompost on biochemical and yield properties of Silybum marianum.

Introduction: milk thistle (Silybum marianum) is one of the most popular medicinal plants of most developed countries. In the past, milk thistle leaves has been used to treat biliary and gastrointestinal diseases. It has valuable effects on the prevention and treatment of long-term complications of ...

Author(s) : Naeeni, F. N.; Moghdam, A. L.; Moradi, P.; Abdoosi, V.; Rezaei, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.3 pp.fa531-fa548 ref.56

10. Study of agro-morphological and phytochemical traits of purple Perilla (Perilla frutescens var. Crispa) grown in three locations.

Introduction: Medicinal plants are used in all civilizations and cultures are one of the most essential defensive lines to protect human health and fight human diseases in the world. From the distant past to now, the plants have long been considered as a source of renewable medicines. Perilla (...

Author(s) : Eidvazaee, M.; Alizadeh, A.; Ebrahimi, S. N.; Roo, A. S.; Jalili, M. H. M.; Hadian, J.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.3 pp.fa549-fa560 ref.36

11. Evaluation of biochar application with organic and biological fertilizers on the quantity and quality of peppermint (Mentha piperita L.) essential oil in ecological agriculture.

Introduction: Cultivation of medicinal and aromatic plants has had long a special rank in the traditional agricultural systems of Iran and these systems have played an important role in creating diversity and sustainability. Management of soil nutrients using organic fertilizers is among major...

Author(s) : Zaefarian, F.; Akbarpour, V.; Kaveh, M.; Habibi, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.3 pp.fa561-fa578 ref.many

12. Comparison of geostatistical method and remote sensing in estimating rice (Oryza sativa L.) grain yield in Guilan province.

Introduction: Food security has been the most important human concern on the planet. Food security and future changes in food prices and crop development undeniably depend on the average yield of crops. Rice is the second largest crop in terms of area under cultivation and provides food for more...

Author(s) : Bazkiaei, P. A.; Kamkar, B.; Amiri, E.; Kazemi, H.; Rezaei, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.3 pp.fa579-fa599 ref.44

13. Assessing agrobiodiversity in home garden ecosystems of some regions in Khorasan Razavi Province.

Introduction: Characteristics such as the high levels of agrobiodiversity, the efficiency of the nutrition, and also variety in ecological and socio-economic functions have altered home gardens into the appropriate model for achieving a sustainable agricultural system. So far, fewer studies in...

Author(s) : Mahallati, M. N.; Koocheki, A.; Behbahani, A. G. G.; Shabahang, J.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.1 pp.fa1-fa18 ref.44

14. Effect of phosphate solubilizing bacteria and mycorrhizal fungi on agronomic important traits in two wheat (Triticum aestivum L.; Triticum turgidum var. durum) cultivars under dryland conditions.

Introduction: Current estimates indicate that 25% of the world's agricultural lands are affected by water stress. Iran, with an annual 240 mm of rainfall, is classified as a dry region of the world. Wheat is one of the main cereal crops, cultivated to the demands of the population for human...

Author(s) : Naseri, R.; Barary, M.; Zarea, O. J.; Khavazi, K.; Tahmasebi, Z.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.1 pp.fa19-fa33 ref.35

15. Elimination of irrigation restriction in spring corn (Zea mays) planting by relay-intercropping with canola (Brassica napus L.).

Introduction: Water shortage in spring for the cultivation of summer crops is a challenge for farmers in most parts of the country due to the fact that cultivation of these crops coincides with the one or two last irrigations needed for cereals during the critical stage of grain filling. Corn,...

Author(s) : Koocheki, A.; Asadi, G. A.; Bicharanlou, B.; Shirvan, M. B.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.1 pp.fa35-fa51 ref.27

16. Effects of organic fertilizers on essential oil composition and yield in sustainable cultivation of hyssop (Hyssopus officinalis L.).

Introduction: Organic fertilizers such as compost and vermicompost improve soil's physical and chemical properties that enhance beneficial microbe's activity in soil and nutrient availability by plants. Nitrogen-fixing bacteria such as Azotobacter and Azospirillum as biofertilizers also have the...

Author(s) : Darzi, M. T.; Nekoo, B. S.; Hadi, M. R. H. S.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.1 pp.fa53-fa68 ref.many

17. Evaluation of spatial crop water use efficiency in Khorasan Razavi province.

Introduction: Water scarcity is the main challenging issue in supplying sufficient food in arid and semiarid regions. Agricultural production in Razavi Khorasan, like other arid and semiarid provinces, depends on underground water. Groundwater exploitation alongside climate change has dramatic...

Author(s) : Koocheki, A.; Mahalati, M. N.; Asadi, S.; Zare, H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.1 pp.fa69-fa94 ref.52

18. Growth and yield of millet (Panicum miliaceum L.) as affected by different levels of organic fertilizer and zinc sulfate.

Introduction: Millet (Panicum miliaceum L.) is a,warm-season grass with a growing season of 60-100 days. It is a highly nutritious cereal grain used for human consumption, birdseed, and/or ethanol production. Millet ranks sixth among the world's most important cereal grains, sustaining more than...

Author(s) : Hasemi, M.; Behdani, M. A.; Jamialahmadi, M.; Fallahi, H. R.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.1 pp.fa95-fa113 ref.many

19. Effect of different levels of vermicompost and copper sulfate on morphological characteristics, yield, and yield components of basil (Ocimum basilicum L.).

Introduction: Basil (Ocimum basilicum) is an herbaceous medicinal plant from the Lamiaceae family with a wide range of applications in the culinary, cosmetic, food, perfumery, and medical industries. The presence of more than 200 chemicals, including flavonoids, monoterpenes, sesquiterpenes,...

Author(s) : Aminifard, M. H.; Asgarian, M.; Khayyat, M.; Jahani, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.1 pp.fa115-fa132 ref.many

20. An evaluation of sustainability analysis of rainfed wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) and barley (Hordeum vulgare L.) production systems in Iran.

Introduction: Wheat and barley are important strategic crops that constitute the staple food of the world population including Iranian people. Given the role of these crops in the household food basket, food safety and self-sufficiency in the production of these crops can be an important and...

Author(s) : Esfahani, M. J.; Javadi, H.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.1 pp.fa133-fa157 ref.42

21. The investigation of plant yield and yield components of chickpea (Cicer arietinum L.) and weight and length of lettuce (Lactuca sativa L.) as affected by application of nitrogen levels and row intercropping ratios.

Introduction: The main goal of conventional agriculture is to maximize both production and income. Intercropping, the agricultural practice of cultivating two or more crops in the same space at the same time, is an old and commonly used cropping practice that aims to match efficiently crop demands...

Author(s) : Mohammad, H.; Moghaddam, A. N.; Mollashahi, M.; Naeemi, M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.1 pp.fa159-fa171 ref.21

22. Estimation of water footprint and virtual water to determine the optimal cultivation pattern; case study: Qaenat and Zirkoh cities.

Introduction: Management of water consumption in arid and semi-arid regions in recent years has been considered a key issue in the field of water resources management. Zirkoh and Ghaenat counties are the hot spots of water consumption in the region. Water footprint and virtual water are critical...

Author(s) : Aboutorabi, H. R.; Ramroodi, M.; Asgharipour, M. R.; Moghadam, M. S. G.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.1 pp.fa173-fa191 ref.35

23. Effect of irrigation and plant density on yield and growth indices of purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea (L.) Monch).

Introduction: Purple coneflower is one of the most important medicinal plants known for its anti-bacterial and anti-virus effects. This perennial herb from the Asteraceae family is native to North America and is planted widely in Europe. All parts of the plant contain useful chemical compounds such ...

Author(s) : Koocheki, A.; Ghorbani, R.; Zare, H.; Bardsiri, R. M.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.2 pp.fa193-fa204 ref.27

24. Effect of different tillage methods and management of plant residues on agronomy traits of wheat and organic carbon and nitrogen of soil in a three-years crop rotation.

Introduction: Conventional tillage methods increase energy costs and lead to the destruction and reduction of water and soil resources, and for a long time, have an adverse effect on soil properties and cause the formation of hard layers. Repeated tillage and deep plowing cause a quick release of...

Author(s) : Torghabeh, A. K.; Koocheki, A.; Feizabadi, A. Z.; Mahallati, M. N.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.2 pp.fa205-fa217 ref.many

25. Spatial multi-criteria analysis of ecological land suitability for irrigated farming.

Introduction: Agriculture plays a central role in countries' food and economic security, and population growth has increased dependence on it. The Nazluchai basin is one of the important areas for agriculture in Iran, and improper land use has destroyed water and soil resources in the area. One way ...

Author(s) : Panah-Nezhad, V.; Sani, N. A.; Javanmard, A.

Publisher : Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran

Journal article : Agroecology 2022 Vol.14 No.2 pp.fa219-fa233 ref.42