Information Management Behaviour of Rice Farmers under Collective Farming in Kerala

Anusha Anwar, P Rambabu, T Gopi Krishna

Abstract


The study was conducted in Kannur district of Kerala State, to assess the information management behaviour of rice farmers under the collective farming project of Kudumbashree mission. Expost facto research design was followed for the study. A sample of 120 farmers was selected by using proportionate sampling procedure and information was gathered and analyzed. The results showed that majority of the women rice farmers belonged to medium category of information management behavior.


Keywords


Information management; Information Input; Information Processing; Kerala

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Aparna, R., Meti, S.K & Goudappa, S.B. (2014). Information Management Behaviour of papaya growers of Karnataka: A comparative study. Indian Research Journal of Extension Education. 14 (2): 31-35.

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State Planning Board, Government of Kerala. (2012). Evaluation Study on Kudumbashree - A Report. Evaluation Division. Information Management Behaviour of Rice Farmers under Collective Farming in Kerala




DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.26725/JEE.2017.3.29.5885-5891

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