• Printed Journal
  • Indexed Journal
  • Refereed Journal
  • Peer Reviewed Journal
Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

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

Author(s):

Neha Vishwakarma, PK Sangode and MA Khan

Abstract:
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.

Pages: 643-645  |  1244 Views  613 Downloads

How to cite this article:
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.

Call for book chapter