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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 6, Issue:2, February, 2017

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
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Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2017.6(2): 1640-1647

Socio-Economic, Characteristics of the Potato Growers in Western Uttar Pradesh, India
Nitish Kumar Saini1*, D.K. Singh1, Prakash Singh3, S.K Lodhi2, Manoj Kumar2 and Ravi Kumar Pandey3
1Deaprtment of Agricultural Extension, S.V.P.U.A. and T, Modipuram Meerut 250110 (U.P.), India
2Directorate of Extension, S.V.P.U.A. & T. Meerut (Uttar Pradesh)-250110, India
3Deaprtment of l Extension Education, N.D.U.A. & T, Kumarganj,Faizabad-224229 (U.P.), India
*Corresponding author

Social research involving rural people or farmers as the unit of study direct communication between the researcher and the respondent is must to achieve good rapport and to insure free and frank expression of respondents, keeping this point in view the investigator selected his own state i.e. Uttar Pradesh for this study. The study is confined to C.D block Thana Bhawan, district Shamli and the sampling process in this study consists of two stages viz. selection of villages and selection of respondents. Revealed that majority of (51.25%) respondents were belonging to the middle age group and majority (27.5%) of respondent posses high school. The majority of the respondents 67.50 belonging to the OBC group. The majority of 46.25 percent respondent were having medium land holding (2-4 ha.)

Keywords: Potato Farmer, adoption.

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Nitish Kumar Saini, D.K. Singh, Prakash Singh, S.K. Lodhi, Manoj Kumar and Ravi Kumar Pandey. 2017. Socio-Economic, Characteristics of the Patato Growers in Western Uttar Pradesh.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 6(2): 1640-1647. doi:
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