Adoption of Sprinkler Irrigation System by the Farmers in Gujarat


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Authors

  • Akshaya Ghintala , G. J. Patel , Bansi Lal and Vijay Kumar

Abstract

The study was conducted in Dantiwada and Deesa talukas of Banaskantha district of north Gujarat to assess the extent of
adoption of sprinkler irrigation system. From each taluka six villages selected purposively and from each village 10
farmers were selected by using random sampling technique, there by constituting a total sample size of 120 respondents.
Data were collected by using personal interview method. However, majority of farmers were found having medium level
of adoption in sprinkler irrigation system. Education, land holding, social participation, annual income, source of
information, knowledge level, economic motivation, source of irrigation, cropping pattern and cropping intensity had
significantly associated with their extent of adoption of sprinkler irrigation system.

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20.10.2023

Published

30.06.2014

How to Cite

Adoption of Sprinkler Irrigation System by the Farmers in Gujarat. (2014). Indian Journal of Extension Education, 50(1&2), 106-108. https://epubs.icar.org.in/index.php/IJEE/article/view/144351