Knowledge of Farmers on Improved Cotton Production Practices in Yadadri Bhuvanagiri District of Telangana

Authors

  • Kamishetty Uday Kumar Research Scholar, Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India
  • Dipak Kumar Bose Associate Professor, Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India
  • Jahanara Professor and Head, Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India

Keywords:

Improved practices of cotton, cotton growers, Knowledge and Association, Agricultural Extension and Communication, Agricultural Extension, Agriculture

Abstract

India is the pioneer country for the commercial cultivation of cotton. Cotton is one of the principal commercial crops and has been one of the main sources of India's economic growth and foreign exchange earner. It is popularly known as ‘White Gold’. In india it is important cash and commercial crop valued for its fiber and vegetable oil. The study was conducted in Ramannapet block of Yadadri Bhuvanagiri District was selected purposively based on the maximum cotton grower and 120 respondents were selected randomly from six villages of the ramannapet block. The data was collected with the help of structured schedule analyzed statistically. The study revealed that majority of respondents had medium level of socio-economic status and knowledge on recommended improved production practices of cotton.  To access the knowledge of the respondents about improved cotton production practices.

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DOI: 10.47856/ijaast.2021.v08i10.004

Author Biographies

Kamishetty Uday Kumar, Research Scholar, Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India

Research Scholar, Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India

Dipak Kumar Bose, Associate Professor, Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India

Associate Professor, Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India

Jahanara, Professor and Head, Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India

Professor and Head, Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, SHUATS, Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, India

Published

2021-10-08