Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry
Vol. 10, Special Issue 1 (2021)
Problems faced by the sugarcane growers and suggestions given to improve the adoption of recommended sugarcane production technology
Neha Vishwakarma, PK Sangode and MA Khan
The study was conducted in Kabirdham district of Chhattisgarh state in the year 2019-20. Out of four blocks Kawardha and Pandariya blocks and total 12 villages (Six villages from each block) were selected purposively. A total of 120 respondents were selected for the study. The major problem faced by the sugarcane growers during the adoption of recommended sugarcane production technology were lack of training facilities about package of practices of sugarcane cultivation, non availability and high cost of sugarcane setts for seed, high labour intensive nature of various cultivation practices, delay of payment by sugar factory. The majority of respondents suggested that training on modern sugarcane cultivation technologies should be imparted, improve/treated seed should be made available to sugarcane growers in low price.
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Neha Vishwakarma, PK Sangode and MA Khan. Problems faced by the sugarcane growers and suggestions given to improve the adoption of recommended sugarcane production technology. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2021;10(1S):643-645.