Extension System

Extension System in India

Rural development is an obligation of the Government to raise the standard of living of the rural people. World Bank defined rural development in terms of an improvement of the …

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Panchayat Raj

Panchayat Raj The Community Development was executed in the country for about five years (1952-1957). Government appointed Balwantrai Mehta Committee in   1957 in order to evaluate the work of Community …

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Agricultural Development Programme

High Yielding Varieties Programme (H.Y.V.P.) (1964-65) It was introduced in 1964-65 with a new dimension of agricultural production created in the community development project.  HYV of Wheat, Paddy and introduced …

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National Extension Service

National Extension Service[NES] Rural development activities under Government sponsorship was started with the introduction of community development programme on 2nd October 1952.  Within a few months of the launching of …

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