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Knowledge Level of Livestock Owners About Organic Animal Husbandry Practices in Arid Region of Rajasthan


B. Gujar
M.V.Sc. Scholar
Department of Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Extension Education,
CVAS, Bikaner


Dr. N.R. Purohit
Professor & Head
Department of Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Extension Education,
CVAS, Bikaner


Dr. Neeraj Kumar Sharma
Assistant Professor
Department of Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Extension Education,
CVAS, Bikaner


Dr. Devi Singh Rajput
Assistant Professor
Department of Veterinary and Animal Husbandry Extension Education,
CVAS, Navania, Udaipur


Abstract

The present paper is highlighted knowledge level of livestock owners about different organic animal husbandry practices in arid region of Rajasthan. The study was conducted in purposively selected Barmer and Bikaner district of Rajasthan. A total of 120 livestock owners were selected from 8 selected villages of 4 tehsils. The findings of the study show that the majority (55%) of the livestock owners had medium level (54.74-59.68) of overall knowledge regarding organic animal husbandry practices. Among different animal husbandry practices, maximum knowledge level was found in organic management practices (> 21.3) and minimum knowledge level (< 10.26) in organic feeding practices.


Key words: Organic animal husbandry, practices, knowledge, arid region, Rajasthan

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