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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2019.8(1): 373-377
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2019.801.038


Association Relationship between Personal Variables and Awareness about Weather Information Sources by Farmers of Ranchi District of Jharkhand
Abhilasha Deepa Minz*
Assistant Professor cum Junior Scientist, Department of Agricultural Extension and Communication, BAU, Ranchi, Jharkhand-834006, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The present research work was conducted in eight selected villages of Ranchi district of Jharkhand. It was found during investigation that awareness level of farmers about weather information sources was more in case of traditional sources and comparatively much less in case of social media. It was also found during the study that possession of weather information yielding electronic gadgets, access to internet, need of weather information, effectiveness of weather information, credibility of weather information sources, contact with extension agencies, mass media exposure, social participation, innovativeness, cosmopoliteness, family size, education and annual income were positively correlated while age was negatively correlated.


Keywords: Awareness, Weather, Information, Effectiveness, Credibility
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Abhilasha Deepa Minz. 2019. Association Relationship between Personal Variables and Awareness about Weather Information Sources by Farmers of Ranchi District of Jharkhand.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 8(1): 373-377. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2019.801.038