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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2017.6(11): 68-74
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2017.611.009


Impact of Training Programme on Coconut Growers in Hassan District, India
H.K. Pankaja*, S. Channakeshava, Jadhav Balaji and G.S. Krishnareddy
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Hassan, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The study was conducted in Hassan District where Vocational training programmes on Integrated Crop Management (ICM) in Coconut and use of coconut tree climbing machine were conducted by Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK), Kandali, Hassan. These programmes were evaluated to assess their impact on the knowledge and extent of adoption of improved cultivation practices of coconut by the trainees. The data was collected from randomly selected 129 farmers who participated in the training programme conducted at Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Hassan. Semi structured interview schedule was used for data collection, using personal interview. The study find out that the trainees possessed medium to high level of knowledge on improved cultivation practices after participating in the programme. The cumulative knowledge gain of the farmers on different improved cultivation practices of coconut for enhancing production of coconut was found to be significant. Therefore, the adoption of improved cultivation practices of coconut was also medium to high. Thus, the trainings conducted at KVK, had motivated the trainees for adopting the improved cultivation practices in order to get more production and income.


Keywords: Vocational training programme, Integrated crop management, Coconut tree climbing machine, Knowledge, Adoption.
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Pankaja, H.K., S. Channakeshava, Jadhav Balaji and Krishnareddy, G.S. 2017. Impact of Training Programme on Coconut Growers in Hassan District, India.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 6(11): 68-74. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2017.611.009