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Vulnerability Assessment; a Strategy for Sustainable Rangeland Management(Case Study: Lowland Rangelands of Aran-v-Bidgol County, Isfahan)

valiollah Raufirad; Qodratollah Heidari; Hossein Azadi; Jamshid Ghorbani

Volume 69, Issue 4 , March 2017, , Pages 877-893


  The purpose of this study was to assess socio-economic vulnerability in lowland rangelands of Aran-v-Bidgol County. Accordingly, the most important socio-economic indices were identified using literature review. The sample size was calculated based on Cochran’s formula. Data was collected using ...  Read More

Secondary Compounds as Indicator of Plant Palatability (Case Study: Karsanak Rangelands of Chaharmahal-Va-Bakhtiari Province)

Ataolah Ebrahimi; valiollah Raufirad; Hosein Arzani; Zahra Shojaei Asadeiye

Volume 69, Issue 2 , July 2016, , Pages 297-309


  Determination of rangeland species palatability has some functions such as defining the rangeland grazing capacity and plant composition estimation. Despite the importance of palatability in rangeland management, no appropriate palatability indicator has been defined yet. Therefore, developing an accurate, ...  Read More

Investigation on Relationship between Palatability and Forage Quality in some of Rangeland Plants )Case Study: Karsanak rangelands of Chaharmahal-va-Bakhtiari Province(

Valiollah Raufirad; Ataollah Ebrahimi; Hossein Arzani; Zahra Shojaei Asadeiye

Volume 66, Issue 1 , April 2013, , Pages 111-120


  Palatability includes plants physical and chemical property that encourages an animal selecta plant for grazing. This study is an attempt for intruducing an indicator for determining thepalatability of rangeland plants. To do this, the relationship between palatability and foragequality of rangeland ...  Read More