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As Iran addresses its goal of self-sufficiency in the production of food and fiber products, sustainable agriculture practices are gaining interest within Extension and the Ministry of Agriculture as a means of achieving this goal. Dependence on pesticide and insecticide imports, compounded by a growing population, limited arable land and high soil erosion, has lead to the call for more appropriate agricultural practices. Little is known, however, about what knowledge and educational needsdoi:10.5032/jae.1999.04020 fatcat:ikipazwqqjenbaqcmz7x5hdvzi