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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2020.9(12): 2504-2508
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.912.297


Attitude of Farmers towards Information and Communication Technology
G. Sriker Reddy*, S. L. Deotale and A. S. Raut
Department of Extension Education, College of Agriculture, Nagpur, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

ICT stands for the Information and Communication Technology which can be broadly interpreted as technologies that facilitate communication, processing and transmission of information by electronic means it is a parasol term that includes use of any device from mobile phones computer to ATMs. The present study on Attitude of farmers towards Information and Communication technology in Wardha district of Maharashtra state with a sample size of 120 farmers selected from 10 different villages of two tahsils. It is observed from the given pooled data that majority 33.33 per cent of them strongly agreed the statement “I like to use ICT tools”, 80.00 per cent of them accepted the statement, “ICT tools provide you information according the need”, 50.00 per cent of them dis-agreed the statement “Use of ICT tools will build social value among farmers” and 30.00 of them strongly dis-agreed with the statement “Only literate people can adopt the ICT tools”. In general, it was observed from the study, majority of them were under favourable attitude category followed by less favourable and highly favourable category respectively.


Keywords: Attitude, Information and Communication technology
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Sriker Reddy, G., S. L. Deotale and Raut, A. S. 2020. Attitude of Farmers towards Information and Communication Technology.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 9(12): 2504-2508. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.912.297