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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2020.9(10): 3566-3570
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.910.411


A Comparative Gender Study on Crop Production and Animal Management Activities in YSR Kadapa District of Andhra Pradesh
Laxmi Prasanna1* and B. P. Mohapatra2
1Department of Agriculture extension, Agriculture College, Bapatla, India
2Department of Extension Education, College of Agriculture, Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology, Bhubaneswar, Orissa, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The present study attempts to compare to farmer and farm women in crop production and animal management activities. The investigation was conducted in YSR Kadapa district of Andhra Pradesh. Research methodology was Expost-facto research design was selected to collection of data. Total 120 respondents selected from 10 randomly selected villages, out of 120 respondents 60 respondents were farmers, 60 respondents were farmwomen. Farmer and farm women were interviewed separately with pre structured interview schedule. Majority of farm women were middle aged, illiterates, landless labour, working as agriculture labour, falling under medium income level. Farmers were actively participated in purchase of inputs, purchase of animal, marketing and land leveling activities. Farm women were actively participated in weeding, irrigation, intercultural operation, fetching water for animal, cleaning animal, cleaning cattle shed, and collection of feed. Farm women role was very much neglected in financial activities.


Keywords: Farmer, Farm women, Community works, Time utilization, Participation
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Laxmi Prasanna, P. and Mohapatra, B. P. 2020. A Comparative Gender Study on Crop Production and Animal Management Activities in YSR Kadapa District of Andhra Pradesh.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 9(10): 3566-3570. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.910.411