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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2021.10(10): 454-456
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2021.1010.054


Constraint Faced by Bt Cotton Growers for Control of Pink Bollworm
A. M. Todkar*, S. R. Jakkawad and B. Y. Ghuge
Madhav Nagar, Lakhala, Tq. Dist. Washim, M.S., India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The present study on knowledge of Bt cotton growers for control of pink bollworm was conducted in Parbhani district of Marathwada region in Maharashtra State. The data were collected through personal interview with the help of interview schedule by contacting 120 respondents. The data was processed by making primary and secondary tables. The distributional analysis pertaining to age of the farmers indicated that (50.00%) of the respondents belonged to middle age category. It was found that, majority (30.00%) of the respondents belonged to primary education category, majority (54.16%) of the respondents had medium level of area under Bt cotton of respondents, 47.50 per cent of the respondents had semi-medium land holding (2.01 to 4.00 ha), 67.50 per cent of the respondents had medium annual income (Rs.98,000 to Rs 2,98,000). While majority (50.00%) of the respondents had medium level of social participation, 50.00 per cent of the respondents had medium economic motivation, larger proportion (50.00%) of the respondents belonged to medium innovativeness, 41.66 per cent of the respondents had medium risk orientation, 55.00 per cent of the respondents had medium level of farming experience, majority (58.33%) of the respondents had medium level of source of information of source of information, 66.68 per cent of the respondents had medium level source of irrigation, 58.33 per cent of the respondents had medium extension contract.


Keywords: Pink bollworm, Constraints, Bt gene, etc.
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Todkar, A. M., S. R. Jakkawad and Ghuge, B. Y. 2021. Constraint Faced by Bt Cotton Growers for Control of Pink Bollworm.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 10(10): 454-456. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2021.1010.054