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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 8, Issue:6, June, 2019

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2019.8(6): 1584-1589

A Study on Drudgery of Farm Women in Agricultural Activities in Udaipur District of Rajasthan, India
Shanabanu H. Malek1, S.S. Sisodia1 and Vikas Kumar2
1Department of Extension Education, MPUAT, Udaipur, India
2Department of Extension Education, SKNAU, Jobner, India
*Corresponding author

The present study was conducted in Udaipur District of Rajasthan state. The purpose was to know drudgery faced by farm women in agricultural activities in this area. For this study, two tehsils namely Girwa and Vallabhnagar were purposively selected on the basis of the maximum female population in the district, from each tehsil 5 villages were selected on the basis of maximum female population so, total 10 villages from both tehsils were selected and from each tehsil 10 respondents were randomly selected. Total 100 respondents selected from villages, they were interviewed, personally to collect the data with the help of pre structured interview schedule. The study revealed that majority (64.00%) respondents faced medium level of drudgery in agricultural activities whereas, 23.00 per cent and 13.00 per cent faced high and low level of drudgery respectively. Majority of respondents faced drudgery in land preparation, sowing practices, crop protection, irrigation, intercultural operation, harvest & post-harvest activities and marketing.

Keywords: Drudgery, farm women, interview, agricultural activities, schedule

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Shanabanu H. Malek, S. S. Sisodia and Vikas Kumar. 2019. A Study on Drudgery of Farm Women in Agricultural Activities in Udaipur District of Rajasthan, India.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 8(6): 1584-1589. doi:
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