Leapfrogging the Interventions of ICT Tools in Vegetable Intensification Pathways of Tamil Nadu: Farm Level Perceptions

@inproceedings{Swaminathan2014LeapfroggingTI,
  title={Leapfrogging the Interventions of ICT Tools in Vegetable Intensification Pathways of Tamil Nadu: Farm Level Perceptions},
  author={Balasubra Swaminathan and Nallusamy Anandaraja and Manikanda N. Boopathi and Siva K.C. Balan and Neeraj Rajesh},
  year={2014}
}
Vegetable crops have strong potential for income generation and making farming a viable proposition. But, the major constraints encountered by vegetable growers including perishability, market price fluctuation, and escalating cost of cultivation mar the prospects. This study has addressed farm profitability and value chain management aspects of tomato growers in the Salem, Dindigul and Krishnagiri districts of Tamil Nadu. A sample size of 300 respondents was used for the study. The study has… CONTINUE READING

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