Bhartiya Krishi Anusandhan Patrika, volume 35 issue 4 (december 2020) : 226-230

Empowerment of fish farmers through Online Lecture 

Arpita Sharma, Adita Sharma, Naresh Kumar Kandpal
1Department of Agricultural Communication, College of Agriculture, Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar-263 153, Uttarakhand, India.
  • Submitted25-12-2020|

  • Accepted19-01-2021|

  • First Online 28-05-2021|

  • doi 10.18805/BKAP255

Cite article:- Sharma Arpita, Sharma Adita, Kandpal Kumar Naresh (2021). Empowerment of fish farmers through Online Lecture. Bhartiya Krishi Anusandhan Patrika. 35(4): 226-230. doi: 10.18805/BKAP255.
This study was conducted on 100 Fish Farmers of Nazeemabad village of Udham Singh Nagar District of Uttarakhand. Need was assessed through survey schedule. On the basis of need assessment, an online lecture was delivered. After that knowledge was assessed. It was reported that majority of fish farmers were unaware about techniques for checking phytoplankton and zooplankton, weed management in pond, Irrigation and drainage management, pH and Oxygen level measurement, ways of diseases control. Majority of respondents (98 per cent) were facing many constraints as productivity of soils of the pond, Lack of adequate marketing channels, Lack of proper training/exposure visits and lack of adequate marketing channels. An online video lecture was delivered by fisheries expert. It was observed that knowledge was increased after listening a lecture.
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