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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 10, Issue:3, March, 2021

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
Issues : 12 per year
Publisher : Excellent Publishers
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Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2021.10(3): 294-297

Impact of Frontline Demonstration on Yield and Economics of Cereal Crops
S. Gurjar, Neeraj Hada*, Amit Kumar and C. B. S. Jatav
Krishi Vigyan Kendra Baroda, Sheopur, Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindia Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya Gwalior (M.P.), India
*Corresponding author

A total 26 frontline demonstration on cereals crops out of which 16 demonstration on rice and 10 on wheat were organized at farmers’ fields of Sheopur district under Gird zone of Madhya Pradesh during kharif and rabi season of 2014-15. The results of these demonstrations revealed that the rice and wheat yielded 10.07 and 12.14 percent higher than farmer’s practices. The average yield of rice and wheat under demonstration plot were obtained 4818kg/ha and 4157kg/ha, respectively. Rice and wheat under improved technologies gave higher net return of Rs. 61069/ha and 47129/ha as compared to farmer’s practices Rs. 51687/ha and Rs. 41456/ha, respectively. The benefit cost ratio of rice and wheat under improved technologies were 2.22 and 3.3 as compared to 2.05 and 3.20 under farmer’s practices. In spite of increase in yield of cereals, technological gap, extension gap and technology index existed.

Keywords: Cereals, Yield, Technology gap, Extension gap and Technology index

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Gurjar, L. S., Neeraj Hada, Amit Kumar and Jatav, C. B. S. 2021. Impact of Frontline Demonstration on Yield and Economics of Cereal Crops.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 10(3): 294-297. doi:
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