Vol. 6, Issue 3 (2017)
Knowledge and adoption extent of farmers about crop insurance scheme in Etawah district (U. P.)
Author(s): Abhishek Kumar, RK Doharey, Mohit Kumar, SN Singh, Manoj Kumar and Arbind Kumar Sai
Abstract: The present study entitled “Knowledge and Adoption Extent of Farmers about Crop Insurance Scheme in Etawah District (U. P.) Was under taken during year 2013-2014. Out of 121 villages of community development block in Mahewa Etawah district and 5 villages will be selected purposely for the study because of the criteria of nearness to researcher villages and its easy accessibility. A complete list of all Farmers in each selected village will be prepared from the list. A total number of 100 Farmers will be selected through proportionate random sampling technique. The researcher himself had collected the data from the respondents with the help of pre-tested interview schedule. That among all 24 Statement Crop insurance scheme, Have you heard of crop insurance? And do you know about of Kisan Credit Card (KCC)? (100%) was rank at 1st as far as knowledge possessed by the respondents was concerned. Do you know about the crop insurance period at rank at 2nd (94%), followed by Do you know about allied agriculture insurance? at rank 3rd (89%) respectively. That among all 15 Do you adopt agricultural insurance from any bank, Which type crop insurance scheme is preferred and Which type of insurance adopted by you at rank 1st 100% as far as adoption possessed by the respondents was concerned. Are you adopting KCC? And do you prefer crop insurance at rank 2nd 90%, Have you prefer the bank for the loan at rank 3rd 79%, and you have adopted crop insurance based on weather data at respectively.
How to cite this article:
Abhishek Kumar, RK Doharey, Mohit Kumar, SN Singh, Manoj Kumar and Arbind Kumar Sai. Knowledge and adoption extent of farmers about crop insurance scheme in Etawah district (U. P.). Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry. 2017; 6(3): 154-156.