Identification of Indicators for Assessing Research-Extension-Farmers Linkage in Fisheries Sectors of Tripura


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Authors

  • Yumlembam Jackie Singh College of Fisheries, CAU(I), Lembucherra, Tripura
  • Shekhar Nath ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai-400061, Maharashtra, India
  • Anil Datt Upadhyay College of Fisheries, CAU(I), Lembucherra, Tripura
  • Pachampalayam Shanmugam Ananthan ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai-400061, Maharashtra, India
  • Shivaji Dadabhau Argade ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai-400061, Maharashtra, India
  • Martina Meinam College of Fisheries, CAU(I), Lembucherra, Tripura
  • Huirem Bharati ICAR-RC for NEH Region, Tripura Centre
  • Shakir Ahmad Mir ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai-400061, Maharashtra, India

https://doi.org/10.48165/IJEE.2023.59405

Keywords:

Fisheries, Indicators, Linkage, Research-Extension-Farmers, Tripura

Abstract

The study was conducted in Tripura from 2019 to 2022 to identify different indicators for linkage between research-extension-farmers in fisheries sectors. For selecting relevant indicators that are responsible for establishing linkage among the researchers, extension personnel, and farmers, different published documents, reports, and secondary sources were reviewed for the study. The indicators identified for establishing linkage were pooled and a comprehensive list of indicators was prepared. There were 53 indicators that were kept under different categories in the pooled list using the three-point continuum; Most Relevant (MR), Relevant (R), and Not Relevant (NR). After obtaining the judges' opinions, the relevancy score for each indicator was worked out using the relevancy percentage. The 24 indicators having an average relevancy percentage of more than 75 were finally selected for the study. Conducting need-based training (92.78%, I), Regular contact with farmers (92.12%, II), and Assessing the outcome and impact of training attended (91.35%, III) were few of the important indicators identified in the study.

Author Biographies

  • Yumlembam Jackie Singh, College of Fisheries, CAU(I), Lembucherra, Tripura

    Assistant Peofessor, Department of Fisheries Extension, Economics and Statistics, College of Fisheries, CAU(I), Lembucherra, Tripura- 799 210

  • Shekhar Nath, ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai-400061, Maharashtra, India

    Principal Scientist, Fisheries Extension, Economics and Statistics Division, ICAR- CIFE Mumbai

  • Anil Datt Upadhyay, College of Fisheries, CAU(I), Lembucherra, Tripura

    Associate Professor, Department of Fisheries Extension, Economics and Statistics, College of Fisheries, CAU(I), Lembucherra, Tripura

  • Pachampalayam Shanmugam Ananthan, ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai-400061, Maharashtra, India

    Principal Scientist, Department of Fisheries Extension, Economics and Statistics, ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai

  • Shivaji Dadabhau Argade, ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai-400061, Maharashtra, India

    Principal Scientist, Department of Fisheries Extension, Economics and Statistics, ICAR-CIFE Mumbai

  • Martina Meinam, College of Fisheries, CAU(I), Lembucherra, Tripura

    PhD Scholar Dept of FisheriesExtension, Economics and Statistics, College of Fisheries, CAU(I), Lembucherra, Tripura

  • Huirem Bharati, ICAR-RC for NEH Region, Tripura Centre

    Scientist, ICAR-RC for NEH Region, Tripura Centre

  • Shakir Ahmad Mir, ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai-400061, Maharashtra, India

    PhD Scholar, ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education Mumbai

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Identification of Indicators for Assessing Research-Extension-Farmers Linkage in Fisheries Sectors of Tripura. (2023). Indian Journal of Extension Education, 59(4), 23-27. https://doi.org/10.48165/IJEE.2023.59405
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