A Test to Measure Knowledge of Extension Personnel on Farmers' Group Dynamics

U. Barman and B. Kumar


After the extension reforms made through Agricultural Technology Management Agency (ATMA) the role of extension personnel changes from expert to facilitator. Under such situation extension personnel should be knowledgeable on group dynamics to facilitate the farmers' group. Non availability of test to measure the knowledge level of extension personnel on farmer's group dynamics demands a test. So an attempt was made to develop a test for the purpose. Item analysis was done to develop the test. The test consists of nine items and can be applied to extension personnel of agriculture and line departments

Keyword: Knowledge test; Farmers' Group Dynamics;

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