Rural development by extension and indigenous communication systems in Nepal
thesisposted on 28.11.2017 by Eryl H. Roberts
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The Mid-Hills of Nepal is an area characterised by its subsistence agriculture, isolation, limited extension services, poor transport and communication networks and farming communities which are identified according to their caste or ethnicity. Rural development in this area places emphasis on agricultural intensification with formal research being conducted. Research innovations are formally transferred by the research-extension-farmer information transfer mechanism. [Continues.]
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