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Journal:   JOURNAL OF CROP ECOPHYSIOLOGY (AGRICULTURE SCIENCE)   SPRING 2010 , Volume 4 , Number 13; Page(s) 47 To 59.
 
Paper: 

RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ECOLOGICAL AWARENESS AND PADDY -FIELD KNOWLEDGE OF WOMEN IN BANDAR- E ANZALI WITH SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE CRITEA

 
Author(s):  CHAHARSOUGI AMIN H.*, MIRDAMADI S.M.
 
* FACULTY OF AGRICULTURE, ISLAMIC AZAD UNIVERSITY, ILAM BRANCH, ILAM, IRAN
 
Abstract: 

The purpose of this study was to analyse the relationship between ecological awareness and rice-field knowledge of paddy field women in Bandar- E Anzali and sustainable agriculture criteria observation extent. The research method used descriptive-analytic that is performed relative–causal method. The population included paddy field women, over 25 years old in two region. In this research, 275 women were selected with systematic sampling method. Instruments reliability was estimated by calculating Cronbach's alpha coefficient by SPSS/win. The descriptive findings showed that the research's paddy field women have good knowledge regarding ecological awareness and rice-field. Also, they are observing sustainability criteria in farming approximately. The analytic finding showed that there exists significant difference (%1) between the mean of observing sustainability criteria in farming, level of education, kind of ownership to field-rice and kind of used seed. Also, there exists positive significant correlation (p=%99) between age, past record paddy field, the measure of social participation, paddy field annual income, ecological awareness and paddy field knowledge and observing sustainability criteria in agriculture. But there exists negative significant correlation (p=%99) between the measure of paddy field participation and number of member household and observing sustainability criteria in farming. The measure of rice production and paddy field annual income as independent variable have maximum role and rate in analyzing of dependent variable.

 
Keyword(s): ECOLOGICAL AWARENESS, SUSTAINABILITY, RICE-FIELD KNOWLEDGE, PADDY FIELD WOMEN, SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE
 
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