Part of the activities that are designed cropping pattern in order to maintain stability, or at least pushing the system towards sustainability is considered. In achieving this objective, reasonable design, optimize the use of inputs and more judicious use of the resources involved. In the design of pattern Have the potential to produce and adapt it to the culture and indigenous knowledge, public policy and market issues will also be evaluated. In order to enhance the credibility of design patterns and these patterns are highly accepted by farmers, addressing the fundamental issues of life of farmers and farmer empowerment is very important. The exact set of design patterns and determine the correct frequency, is the next important steps. Measures should be taken into consideration is totally derived from regional and local issues and customs and living conditions of farmers should be considered. In this paper, cropping patterns through eight criteria that basic standards of living conditions of farmers each have their own separate sub-criteria, using Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP) is designed.
Shahin Hassani, Mahmood Ramroodi