1. Assessment of Small Scale Farmers’ Skills Regarding Integrated Pest Management (IPM) in District Sargodha Pakistan

Ejaz Ashraf; Abu Bakar Muhammad Raza; Samiullah Muhammad Younis

Volume 2, Issue 4 , Autumn 2012, , Pages 229-234

  Asurvey study was conducted to assess the knowledge/awareness level in IPM technology among farmers. Four villages were randomly selected from Sargodha district for data collection. Thirteen farmers from each village were selected randomly and sample size was 52 respondents. More than 92% of respondents ...  Read More

2. Extent of Rural Women’s Participation in Agricultural Activities

Muhammad Luqman; Ejaz Ashraf; Muhammad Zakaria Yousuf Hussan; Tahir Munir Butt; Naveed Iftikhar

Volume 2, Issue 1 , Winter 2012, , Pages 25-32

  Rural women in Pakistan, under a small holding system of farming, play a pivotal role in farming. They actively participate in a range of activities related to crop production and livestock management. Rural women remain busy from dawn to dusk in various agricultural activities, including pre-harvest, ...  Read More