Sustainability of Participatory Technology Development & Transfer Approach for Sugarcane Farmers


  • Vasanthakumar Jeyarajan Annamalai Universtiy



Participatory Technology Development and Transfer, Transect Walk, Sugarcane, Constraints, Tamil Nadu


Participatory Technology Development and Transfer (PTD & T) is an effective action research approach. It empowers all the stakeholders, especially the farmers who are many a time invisible. A PTD project was implemented for Sugarcane development in Tamil Nadu and the outcome was a mixture of success and failures. The paper presents the findings and asserts that the approach is sustainable.

Author Biography

Vasanthakumar Jeyarajan, Annamalai Universtiy

Former Dean (Agriculture), Annamalai Universtiy, Annamalai nagar - 608 002. India


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How to Cite

Jeyarajan, V. (2018). Sustainability of Participatory Technology Development & Transfer Approach for Sugarcane Farmers. Journal of Extension Education, 29(4).

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