International Journal of Home Science
2017, VOL. 3 ISSUE 1, PART A
Attitude of farmers towards Krishi Darshan: An agriculture programme
Author(s): Namita Shukla and Dr. S Mohapatra
Most of people in India live in rural areas and dependent on agriculture. Television is a popular medium of communication. Krishi Darshan provides the basic information and solves the queries of remote agrarians. The aim of the program is to disseminate agricultural information to the rural, farming audience etc. The study was designed to measure the attitude of farmers about Krishi Darshan that will help to know the level of response from the people so that the information gap can be fulfilled by program. Descriptive research design was used for the study. The study was conducted in Allahabad district of Uttar Pradesh during the year 2013-14. Chaka block was selected purposively from which four villages were selected purposively. Fifteen farmers from each village were selected purposively. Thus a total study sample comprised of 60. A three point rating interview schedule was specially prepared to measure the attitude of respondents by using personal interview technique to collect the data. The data was tabulated and analyzed with the help of statistical techniques like frequency, percentage and chi-square test. It is concluded that maximum number of respondents have favorable attitude towards Krishi Darshan. A significant association between educational level and attitude is found. Maximum graduate respondents are having favorable attitude towards Krishi Darshan as compared to other educational level. A significant association is found between age and attitude. The old age respondents are having favorable attitude towards Krishi Darshan as compared to middle age group.
How to cite this article:
Namita Shukla and Dr. S Mohapatra . Attitude of farmers towards Krishi Darshan: An agriculture programme. International Journal of Home Science. 2017; 3(1): 33-35.