Earning by learning and doing

Kartha, K N Rasachandra (1982) Earning by learning and doing. Marine Fisheries Information Service, Technical and Extension Series, 43 . pp. 23-24.



The Krishi Vigyan Kendra (Farm Science Centre) for mariculture, Narakkal transfers the aquaculture techniques developed in the laboratory to the end users. Till date, the Kendra has trained more than 1,300 farmers in Prawn and Fish culture. The results indicated that 73% of the farmers have utilised the training in one way or another. This article brings the success story of an agriculture labourer, Mr.N.K.Sudhakaran, who successfully completed the training programme from KVK and made amazingly profitable yield by farming Penaeus indicus .

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Penaeus indicus; Prawn; training; culture; farmers
Subjects:Socio Economic and Extension > Fisheries Extension
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Agricultural Technology Information Centre
ID Code:3070
Deposited On:21 Sep 2010 17:32
Last Modified:18 Jun 2014 12:20

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