Utilization of Information Sources by SRI growers

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  • Meenakshi Gabhane , M. K. Dubey, D. K. Singh and Anjani Kumar


The information sources play a key role in ensuring food security and sustainable agriculture. The demonstration,
agricultural scientist, friend, extension worker, training, television, radio, relative etc. are the main source of information
by creating socio information support system to identify the problem of the SRI farmers so that the need based information
through information sources may be provided and also to established its utility among SRI farmers there by resulting. The
present study was carried out to know the utilization of information sources by SRI growers in Balaghat block of District
Balaghat Madhya Pradesh with 120 SRI farmers of Balaghat block. It was found that the most of the respondents they
were utilized the information sources mostly respect to SRI method of paddy cultivation, In case of individual contact
methods Agricultural scientists and Rural Agril. Extension officers were the main source of information. In case of group
approach Demonstration, Training and Lecture were the main source of information and in the case of mass approach
Television and Radio were the main source of information utilized by the SRI growers.






How to Cite

Utilization of Information Sources by SRI growers. (2015). Indian Journal of Extension Education, 51(3&4), 86-89. https://epubs.icar.org.in/index.php/IJEE/article/view/144214