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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2019.8(8): 2446-2454
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2019.808.284


Socio- Personal, Economic and Psychological Status of Buffalo Owners in Murrah Breeding Tract of Haryana
Rekha Yadav1*, Hema Tripathi2, Parveen Kumar3 and Nukala Ramesh4
1Department of Animal Husbandry & Dairying, Government of Haryana, India
2TOTE, ICAR-CIRB Hisar
3Division of Veterinary Microbiology, LUVAS, Hisar
4Division of Extension Education, ICAR-IVRI, Izatnagar, Bareilly (U.P.), India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

Present study was conducted with objective to explore the socio- personal, economic and psychological characteristics and information seeking behaviour of buffalo owners in Hisar and Jind district i.e. part of Murrah breeding tract of Haryana. Data was collected by interviewing 240 buffalo owners personally. Study revealed that majority of respondents were found in age group of 37-57 years, came from nuclear and small size family, medium family education status, small herd size, high risk orientation and medium economic motivation. Majority had less than 2 ha of land, agriculture as main occupation and belonged to low annual gross income category by earning ≤ Rs. 400000 per annum. They were utilizing informal sources for getting information related to animal husbandry at low level, medium level of formal and mass media sources.


Keywords: Buffalo owners, Socio- personal, Economic and psychological status, Murrah breeding tract
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Rekha Yadav, Hema Tripathi, Parveen Kumar and Nukala Ramesh. 2019. Socio- Personal, Economic and Psychological Status of Buffalo Owners in Murrah Breeding Tract of Haryana.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 8(8): 2446-2454. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2019.808.284