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Kurnool 1

Event Name :
Introduction of Three Pronged Wheelhoes for reducing drudgery of farm women
Event Venue :
H.Kottala, R.S.Rangapuram, Rehamanpuram and Amadala.
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra,Yagantipalli, PO. BanaganapalliDistt. Kurnool
Contact person details :
K.Lakshmi Priya
Programme Assistant (Homescience)
Event Date :
11/15/2017 To 2/13/2018
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 :
With three pronged Wheel hoes for weeding in groundnut crop, cost on weeding was reduced by 66.6% and drudgery was recorded as moderate than manual weeding which was recorded from moderate to max.. Farm women expressed that they need practice for easy operation of the implement.
Target Group: Farm Women