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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2017.6(7): 97-101
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2017.607.011


Entrepreneurial Behaviour of Dairy Farmers: A Study in Marathwada Region of Maharashtra, India
Satish M. Sadashive1, Santosh S. Pathade2, Manish N. Sawant2, N.Ramesh3 and K. I. Pordhiya4
1National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal, Haryana, India
2Department of Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Extension, Bombay Veterinary College, Mumbai, Maharashtra-400012, India
3IVRI, Izzatnagar, Bareilly, UP-243122, India
4LUVAS, Hisar, Haryana, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

A study was conducted in Aurangabad and Jalna district of Marathwada region of Maharashtra to know the level of entrepreneurial behaviour of dairy farmers. A sample of 120 respondents was selected for present study. The nine components of behaviour were undertaken to evaluate the status of entrepreneurial behaviour such as, innovativeness, achievement motivation, decision-making ability, risk-orientation, information-seeking behaviour, Cosmo politeness, self-confidence, economic motivation and management orientation. The results revealed that majority of the respondents possessed medium level (68.33%) followed by low (17.50%) and high level (14.17%) of entrepreneurial behaviour.


Keywords: Dairy farmers, Entrepreneurial behaviour, Entrepreneurship, Dairy sector.
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Satish M. Sadashive, Santosh S. Pathade, Manish N. Sawant, N. Ramesh and Pordhiya, K.I. 2017. Entrepreneurial Behaviour of Dairy Farmers: A Study in Marathwada Region of Maharashtra.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 6(7): 97-101. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2017.607.011