International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences (IJCMAS)
IJCMAS is now DOI (CrossRef) registered Research Journal. The DOIs are assigned to all published IJCMAS Articles.
Index Copernicus ICI Journals Master List 2022 - IJCMAS--ICV 2022: 95.28 For more details click here
National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS) : NAAS Score: *5.38 (2020) [Effective from January 1, 2020] For more details click here

Login as a Reviewer

See Guidelines to Authors
Current Issues
Download Publication Certificate

Original Research Articles                      Volume : 7, Issue:7, July, 2018

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
Issues : 12 per year
Publisher : Excellent Publishers
Email : /
Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
Index Copernicus ICV 2018: 95.39
NAAS RATING 2020: 5.38

Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2018.7(7): 421-424

Awareness Level of Poultry Husbandry Practices by the Poultry Farmers in Bhilwara District of Rajasthan
C.M. Yadav1,2, H.L. Bugalia1,2, Ramawtar1,2 and Bhavna Dhakar1,2
1Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Bhilwara, India
2Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology, Udaipur-313001, Rajasthan, India
*Corresponding author

Poultry Farmers had high level of knowledge regarding poultry housing (39.17%), brooding (39.17%) and feeding (42.5%) practices. Considerable number of poultry farms has grown up in Bhilwara district of Rajasthan. Hence, the knowledge of poultry practices occupies the importance. The present study was concluded in Bhilwara District of Rajasthan on 120 poultry Farmers selected by multi-stage sampling procedure. The study, utilization of mass media and attitude toward poultry rearing were the important factors concluded that a majority of the farmers had medium level of knowledge on different aspects of poultry production practices. Education, annual income, socio –economic status, flock size, extension contact which have contributed to the knowledge gained by the poultry Farmers. About 38.35 percent of the respondents used medium level of scientific equipments followed by high (31.22%) and only 30.43 percent of respondents with low used of scientific equipments on their poultry farms.

Keywords: Feeding, Housing, Brooding, Watering, Scientific equipment and vaccination programme

Download this article as Download

How to cite this article:

Yadav, C.M., H.L. Bugalia, Ramawtar and Bhavna Dhakar. 2018. Awareness Level of Poultry Husbandry Practices by the Poultry Farmers in Bhilwara District of Rajasthan.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 7(7): 421-424. doi:
Copyright: This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.