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Kurnool 1

Event Name :
To introduce hand cultivators to reduce drudgery among farmwomen in weeding operations and to reduce cost on weeding
Event Venue :
Emboi, Pasupula, Amadala and R.S.Rangapuram
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra,Yagantipalli, PO. BanaganapalliDistt. Kurnool
Contact person details :
K.Lakshmi Priya
Programme Assistant (Homescience)
Event Date :
12/11/2017 To 2/5/2018
Objective: Weeding implements were introduced for small and marginal farm families for weeding operations and also with main emphasis on reducing drudgery of farm women and also to reduce labour wages.
Pre Event Description :
Introduced hand cultivators for weeding in onion crop with the use of hand cultivator ,weeding cost was reduced by 20% and the drudgery was recorded from minimum to moderate than manual weeding which was recorded from moderate to maximum.
Target Group: Farm Women