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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 7, Issue:9, September, 2018

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2018.7(9): 3471-3476

Socio-Economic Personal Antecedents of Dairy Farmers of Jaipur District of Rajasthan
Rahul Choudhary1, Rohitash Kumar2 and Vinay Kumar2
1Department of Veterinary & Animal Husbandry Extension Education, Mahatma Jyotiba Fule College of Veterinary & Animal Science, Chomu-303702 (Rajasthan), India
2Department of Veterinary & Animal Husbandry Extension Education, CVAS, Navania, Vallabhnagar, Udaipur (Rajasthan)-313601, India
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The present study was conducted to ascertain the socio economic personal antecedents of the dairy farmers of Jaipur district of Rajasthan. There are total thirteen tehsils in Jaipur district, out of which four tehsils Viratnagar, Shahpura, Chmou and Phulera were randomly selected. Five villages from each tehsil were also randomly selected. For selection of respondent’s twelve farmers who possess at least 5 milch (dairy) animals either cattle or buffalo and both practicing dairy farming were selected randomly from each village as respondents for the study. Thus, total 120 dairy farmers were selected. The study revealed that majority of the respondents was having middle age group, Middle level of education, medium family size and medium dairy experience. It can also observed that majority of the respondents had not attended any training related to dairy management practices. Majority of the respondent were having medium level of economic motivation, extension contact and mass media exposure. It suggested that there is a need for conducting need based training programmes by the extension agencies in the study area.

Keywords: Personal antecedents, Dairy farmers

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Rahul Choudhary, Rohitash Kumar and Vinay Kumar. 2018. Socio-Economic Personal Antecedents of Dairy Farmers of Jaipur District of Rajasthan.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 7(9): 3471-3476. doi:
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