Knowledge and Adoption of Mentha Growers Regarding Recommended Cultivation Practices of Mentha Crop in Siddhaur Block of Barabanki District Uttar Pradesh

Authors

  • Ravi Prakash Verma M.Sc. Ag. (Agricultural Extension and communication), SHUATS (Prayagraj)
  • Prof. (Dr.) Jahanara Head, Department of Agriculture Extension and Communication, SHUATS (Prayagraj)
  • Dr. Dipak Kumar Bose Associate Professor, Department of Agriculture Extension and Communication, SHUATS (Prayagraj)

Keywords:

Knowledge, Adoption, Recommended cultivation of Mentha

Abstract

This study was conducted in Siddhaur block of Barabanki district of Uttar Pradesh in 2020-2021. With the help of random sampling method, 120 Mentha growers were selected and data were collected by personal interview method by using pre-tested interview schedule and later appropriate statistical analysis was done to find out the meaningful result. The finding of the study revealed that the overall level of knowledge of mentha growers regarding the recommended practices indicated they have medium knowledge level. The Adoption level of mentha growers on recommended cultivation practices of mentha also indicated as medium level of adoption (66.70%), followed by low level of adoption (21.70%) and high level of adoption (11.60%).

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DOI: 10.47856/ijaast.2021.v08i8.002

Author Biographies

Ravi Prakash Verma, M.Sc. Ag. (Agricultural Extension and communication), SHUATS (Prayagraj)

M.Sc. Ag. (Agricultural Extension and communication), SHUATS (Prayagraj)

Prof. (Dr.) Jahanara, Head, Department of Agriculture Extension and Communication, SHUATS (Prayagraj)

Head, Department of Agriculture Extension and Communication, SHUATS (Prayagraj)

Dr. Dipak Kumar Bose, Associate Professor, Department of Agriculture Extension and Communication, SHUATS (Prayagraj)

Associate Professor, Department of Agriculture Extension and Communication, SHUATS (Prayagraj)

Published

2021-08-10