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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2020.9(12): 2734-2737
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.912.326


Relationship between Profile of Bt Cotton Growers and their Knowledge and Adoption for Control of Pink Bollworm
A. M. Todkar*, S. R. Jakkawad and S. B. Khodake
Department of Extension Education, College of Agriculture, Parbhani (M.S.), India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

Variable like annual income, area under Bt cotton, source of irrigation and risk orientation found to be had positive and significant relationship with the knowledge of respondents for control of pink bollworm. While social participation, farming experience, source of information, extension contact, innovativeness, economic motivation found positive and highly significant with knowledge of respondents for control pink bollworm. Whereas variable like age, land holding etc. found non-significant relationship with knowledge of respondents. And education observed to be negatively significant with knowledge of respondents. Variable like education, area under Bt cotton, innovativeness and source of irrigation observed to be had positive and significant relationship with the adoption of respondents for control of pink bollworm. While social participation, source of information, extension contact, economic motivation, risk orientation found positive and highly significant with adoption of respondents for control pink bollworm. Where, variable like age, land holding and annual income cotton found non-significant relationship with adoption of respondents. And variable like farming experience is negatively significant with adoption of cotton growers for control of pink bollworm.


Keywords: Adoption, Relationship, Profile of Bt cotton growers, Bt. cotton, Pink bollworm, Pheromone traps etc
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Todkar, A. M., S. R. Jakkawad and Khodake, S. B. 2020. Relationship between Profile of Bt Cotton Growers and their Knowledge and Adoption for Control of Pink Bollworm.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 9(12): 2734-2737. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.912.326