Journal of Pure and Applied MicrobiologyVol. 9 No. Special Edition Nov. 2015

Participation of Farm Women in Decision Making Process in Relation to Different Agriculture Practices

Tarak Patel, J.K. Patel and Amit Shukla

Department of Extension Education, Anand Agricultural University, Anand - 388 110, India.

Received on 28 September 2015 and accepted on 15 November 2015



Participation of farm women in decision making about different agriculture activities is different from practice to practice. Women were more participated in decision making regarding interculturing and marketing. As participation of farm women in decision making certainly effect by their various constraints prevailing in their residence among them social/cultural norms, lack of self confidence in decision are major constraints, to encounter such constraints major suggestions were offered by farm women are more technical guidance regarding scientific farming should be given to farm women, training should be imparted at village level. The farm women have a lot of potential for the development but they are unable to identify their own strength. All that required is to motivate them to participate in economic activities needed for their development.

Keywords : Farm women, Decision making, Relationship, Agriculture practices.