Factors responsible for discriminating between high and low adopter categories of shrimp farmers

Swathi Lekshmi, P S and Balasubramani, N and Deboral Vimala, D and Chandrakandan, K (2007) Factors responsible for discriminating between high and low adopter categories of shrimp farmers. Fishery Technology, 44 (1). pp. 113-116.

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Abstract

Shrimp farming on a commercial scale has come to be the main stay, of the coastal economy of the country. Scientific shrimp farming is characterised by the adoption of improved technologies for getting a better yield both in terms of quantity and quality. Adoption of improved technologies is dependent upon a host of factors such as the perceived attributes of the technologyr the cost of the technologies and the policy environment in which the technologies are adopted.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:adopter categories; shrimp farmers
Subjects:Socio Economic and Extension > Fisheries Extension
Aquaculture > Farming/Culture
Crustacean Fisheries > Prawn and Prawn fisheries
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Extension
ID Code:7129
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:28 Jan 2011 10:53
Last Modified:28 Jan 2011 10:53

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