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A STUDY ON KNOWLEDGE GAP IN IMPROVED AUTUMN RICE CULTIVATION PRACTICES IN ASSAM

Article Id: ARCC5133 | Page : 56-57
Citation :- A STUDY ON KNOWLEDGE GAP IN IMPROVED AUTUMN RICE CULTIVATION PRACTICES IN ASSAM.Agricultural Science Digest.2000.(20):56-57
U.Barman and K.Pathak
Address : Krishi Vigyan Kendra Assam Agricultural University, P.O. Arunachal, Dist. Cachar-788025, India

Abstract

A study was conducted in Cachar district of Assam with 120 farmers to
determine the knowledge gap on Improved autumn rice cultivation. It was found
that majority of the farmers did not have adequate knowledge on production
recommendations and that more than half of the production recommendation were
not known to them. The knowledge gap on complex practices like seed treatment,
disease and Insect pest management were on much higher side.

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