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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2018.7(2): 351-354
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2018.702.046


Problem Faced During Use of Information and Communication Technologies by Farm Women of Udaipur (Rajasthan), India
Diksha Paliwal1 and Seema Jat2*
1Department of Home Science Extension and Communication Management, College of Home Science, MPUAT, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
2Department of Agriculture Extension, Dayanand College, Ajmer, Rajasthan, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

Farmers are more desirous and become anxious to get quick, exact and authentic information in the changing scenario of agriculture at global level. Transfer of technology to farmers is not a one-time exercise because new farm technology is being constantly evolved. The ICTs included in the study radio, mobile phone, basic phone, computer and internet. The study was conducted in Girwa Panchyat samiti of Udaipur District with randomly selected a sample of on 100 Farm Women. The Findings revealed that majority of the farm women were middle aged, married, and belonged to schedule caste and schedule tribe, nuclear family, medium family size and had no membership in any organization. Majority of the respondents reported the problems as not having own ICTs tools, lack of interest, financial problems, lack of confidence in operating ICTs, lack of time, lack of technical knowledge, signal problem, non-functioning of ICTs, inadequate physical facilities, lack of electricity and inadequate repair facilities.


Keywords: Information and communication Technologies, Farmers
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Diksha Paliwal and Seema Jat. 2018. Problem Faced During Use of Information and Communication Technologies by Farm Women of Udaipur (Rajasthan), India.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 7(2): 351-354. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2018.702.046