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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2019.8(2): 2383-2388
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2019.802.277


Role of Agri-Input Dealers in Transfer of Technology
U. Kiran Kumar Reddy*, P.V. Satya Gopal, V. Sailaja and S.V. Prasad
Department of Agricultural Extension, S.V. Agricultural College, Tirupati 517502, Andhra Pradesh, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The research study was conducted to study the role of the agri-input dealers in transfer of technology in Southern Telangana zone of Telangana state. The study revealed that more than half (55.83%) of the agri-input dealers have perceived medium role, followed by high role (23.34%) and low role (20.83%) in transfer of technology. When comes to manifest role more than half (55.83%) of the agri-input dealers had 501 to 1000 farmers as customers, 30 to 60 farmers visiting the shop per day for more than half (53.33%) of the agri-input dealers, more than half (58.34%) of the agri-input dealers have made 6 to 10 field visits to farmer fields per month, more than two fifth (41.57%) of the farmers were orally expressing the problem to the agri-input dealers, nearly half of the (46.28%) technical assistance is provided by the agri-input dealers on pesticides, more than two fifth (42.12%) of pesticides were sold by the agri-input dealers in their shops, nearly half (49.35%) of farmers purchase inputs by direct contact of agri-input dealer.


Keywords: Manifest role, Agri-input dealers
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Kiran Kumar Reddy, U., P.V. Satya Gopal, V. Sailaja and Prasad, S.V. 2019. Role of Agri-Input Dealers in Transfer of Technology.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 8(2): 2383-2388. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2019.802.277