Paper Title
Draught, the cornerstone of rural development stop (the case study of darab)

Over the last 20 years, draught has left some damages in Iran, besides the evacuation of rural areas it has endangered life or faced it with a serious threat. Rural areas are so dependent on water, soil and climate and the failure of these factors as the cornerstone of development as well as the lack of rural development cause production deduction and finally rural development stop. This paper investigates the effects of draught on agricultural products in Darab especially two main crops namely Wheat and Corn and also its effect on rural development stop in some villages. The statistical population includes 275 villages and cites that 105 villages have been selected. The course study is 20 years from 1991 to 2011. The results of research showed that if the principles of life and its style are not changed and also if the government does not cooperate, rural development will stop and rural life will be endangered that its results affect urban life. Key words: Draught, Rural Development, Production, Darab