Training needs of broiler farmers in north Karnataka

K.C. Veeranna and Shubhangi B.Tajane
Department of Vety and A.H.Extension
Veterinary College, Bidar - 585401, Karnataka

The success of poultry enterprise not only depends upon the adoption of scientific technology but also on how best the entrepreneur involved posses the knowledge and skill required for running the enterprise. The present study was conducted among randomly selected 120 farmers of 12 villages of four districts in north Karnataka. Data were collected through a structured interview schedule and subjected to statistical analysis. The results revealed that training on brooding of chicks, stress management of birds, disinfection procedures, feed formulation, vaccination techniques and record keeping were perceived as important and necessary by more than 60 per cent of the respondents.

Source : IPSACON-2005

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