Performance Effectiveness of Agro Service Centres in Kerala



http://extensioneducation.org/index.php/jee/article/view/405
Type: 
journal article
Journal: 
Journal of Extension Education
Number: 
2
Volume: 
31
Author(s): 
Meethal S.V.K.
Description: 

Agriculture is the back bone of Indian economy. Time bound high-quality agro services are essential for the growth of agriculture in our country. The present study was conducted among the beneficiary farmers Agro Service Centres in Kerala, during the year 2018-19. The sample of the study comprised 120 farmers from purposively selected 26 Agro Service Centres. Performance effectiveness of Agro Service Centres was measured in terms of Performance Effectiveness Index (PEI). Based on the analysis of data, it was found that 40 per cent of the farmers placed the ASCs into high category of Performance Effectiveness Index. Most of the farmers had placed the ASCs into high- performance effectiveness category in the dissemination of information and technology

Publication year: 
2019
Keywords: 
Agro Service Centre
Performance effectiveness
Services delivery
Farmers income
Kerala
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