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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2018.7(11): 2802-2806
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2018.711.322


Socio-Economic Status of Farmers in Raisen District of Madhya Pradesh: A Case Study
Ram Kumar1, Ashish Kumar2, Vinod Prajapat2 and Vishal Panwar2
1Department of Plant Protection of Chaudhry Charan Singh University (CCSU), Meerut
Uttar Pradesh - 250001, India
2Amity institute of Organic Agriculture of Amity University, Noida Uttar Pradesh - 201301, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The present study describes the Socio-economic Status of Farmers in Raisen district, Madhya Pradesh, India. The study area was Badi Blocks of the Raisen district. The information was collected on the source of a personal interview to each of the farmers through a questionnaire. A total sample of 800 farmers was selected randomly from 15 different villages of Badi block during 2017. The study revealed that they are very prosperous and progressive farmers with moderate literacy 75% and knowledge about agricultural methods, including Integrated Pest management 12% and they adopt rice cropping system which includes Wheat, Gram and Tomato with awareness about their improved management practices. By introducing facilities of modern technology, their socioeconomic standard can be further increased.


Keywords: Socio-economic status, Farmers, Madhya Pradesh
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Ram Kumar, Ashish Kumar, Vinod Prajapat and Vishal Panwar. 2018. Socio-Economic Status of Farmers in Raisen District of Madhya Pradesh: A Case Study.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 7(11): 2802-2806. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2018.711.322