Social Science


Introduction

The section deals with research pertaining to Statistics, Economics and Extension.It also manages the services of Agricultural Technology Information Center; a single window delivery system of technology inputs and products of the institute.The thrust areas of research include impact studies of institute services and technologies amended through research, development studies, computer and statistical applications in spices research through Agricultural Knowledge Management Unit(AKMU).


Major Activites:

Economic appraisal and transfer of technologies..


Major Research Areas:
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Statistics
  • Agricultural Extension

Achievements:
  • Economics of cultivation of major spices have been worked out.
  • Training programs on spice production technology are being imparted.
  • Diffusion, adoption and impact of technologies have been studied.
  • Participation and coordination of extension activities.

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