Knowledge of the Ginger Growers toward Improved Cultivation Technology in Ri-Bhoi District of Meghalaya

Authors

  • Bankitbok Kharphuli M.Sc. Ag. (Agricultural Extension and Communication)
  • Syed H. Mazhar (Associate Professor), Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS (Prayagraj)
  • Dipak Kumar Bose (Associate Professor), Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS (Prayagraj)
  • Jahanara (Head and Associate Professor), Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS (Prayagraj)

Keywords:

Knowledge, Improved cultivation technology of ginger, Agricultural Extension and Communication, Agricultural Extension, Agriculture

Abstract

The present study was conducted to assess the knowledge of the ginger growers toward improved cultivation technology in Ri-Bhoi district of Meghalaya. A total number of 120 ginger growing farmers were selected proportionately from eight villages under Umsning Block because production, productivity and area under ginger cultivation were found to be maximum. The 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 findings of this study revealed that majority (65.83 %) of the respondents had medium level of overall knowledge towards improved cultivation technology of ginger followed by 21.67 percent and 12.50 per cent of the respondents with low and high levels of knowledge respectively.

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DOI: 10.47856/ijaast.2021.v08i8.020

Author Biographies

Bankitbok Kharphuli, M.Sc. Ag. (Agricultural Extension and Communication)

M.Sc. Ag. (Agricultural Extension and Communication)

Syed H. Mazhar, (Associate Professor), Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS (Prayagraj)

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

Dipak Kumar Bose, (Associate Professor), Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS (Prayagraj)

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

Jahanara, (Head and Associate Professor), Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS (Prayagraj)

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

Published

2021-08-29