Factors affecting Knowledge of Farmers about Recommended Production Technologies of Clusterbean Cultivation in Arid Area of

P. Singh, H.L. Jat and S.K, Sharma


The study was conducted in 19 villages of Bikaner and Churu districts. With the sample size of 316 cultivating clusterbean crop since last 5 years. Results indicated that majority of respondents had medium knowledge. Out of fifteen independent variables, two variable i.e. credit behavior and economic motivation were found non-significant association and remaining thirteen were found significantly associated with knowledge level of the farmers regarding recommended production technologies of clusterbean cultivation likewise age, education, size of land holding, social participation, farm assets, credit behavior, achievement motivation, risk orientation, training received, extension participation, progressiveness, source of information utilized, socio-economic status and extent of adoption

Keyword: Clusterbean; Credit behav

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