Role Performances of Agricultural Extension Professionals – A Study in Odisha

K.K. Behera, R.N. Das
2020 International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences  
Role performance of the Agricultural extension professionals are much required for effective technology transfer and continued adoption by the farmers. A study conducted with 182 Agricultural extension professionals revealed that the respondents had performed better on developing technical competency, communication system, planning, programme implementation and capacity building of the farmers in comparison to community organization and marketing of the produce. Liasoning for the community
more » ... the community storage, marketing organizations and traders for timely procurement of the produce, preparing teaching aids while organizing training, organizing campaigns on the specific problems, economic use of natural resources, exposure visit to develop confidence of the farmers, liasoning with credit institutions to finance farmers and organizing farmers for better approach have to be further strengthened in their role performance for the betterment of the farmers. K e y w o r d s Role performance, Extension Professionals, Technology transfer, Farmers
doi:10.20546/ijcmas.2020.908.240 fatcat:voxoojzdgzcqtiftwjwipsxyme