Impact of Scientific Fish Farming On Household Income among Tribal Fishermen
MRP : ₹ 249 ( Paper Back )
- Author Name : DR. ABHISHEK MAJHI
- ISBN : 978-93-90720-74-3
- No of Pages : 88
- Publisher : Sankalp Publication
- SKU Code : SP/21/00281
- Availablity : AVAILABLE
- Book Size : 5X8
- Publishing Date : 2021-06-26
The study examines the socio-economic betterment of fishermen community in Purulia district of West Bengal under the inclusion of Tribal Sub-Plan. The study collects the information for the assumed hypotheses and tests them to measure the level of improvement under the periphery of Tribal Sub-plan in compare to their traditional practices. On the basis of such results, the study will suggest some policy which will develop the existing situation in more suitable manner. Agriculture and pisciculture are main two pillars of the local economy of the district and people mainly derive their livelihood by exploiting the fishery resources in the water bodies of the district. The district is bestowed with large number of water bodies which are utilized for Pisciculture activities. This water bodies can be more effectively utilized for pisciculture activities which can really supplement the income of the rural poor to a considerable level. In this context, for the socio economic upliftment of tribal people, Tribal Sub Plan was formulated and adopted in different districts. From the study carried in the district of Purulia it clearly shows a positive impact upon the farmers. This book lays down the basic concepts of Tribal Sub Plan and Cultural practice fish farming in terms of the history, present status, necessity, types, combination ratios etc. The book will be of interest to students, researchers, farmers, extension agents, health authorities and the general public.
Dr. Abhishek Majhi completed Bachelor of Fishery sciences (B,F.Sc.) from West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences, Kolkata in 2012 & completed Master of Fishery sciences (M.F.Sc.) from the Same university in the year 2014, Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) from Vidyasagar University, Midnapore in 2016, Master of Arts in Rural Development form IGNOU in the year 2016 and also completed the one year degree Post Graduate Diploma in Agricultural Extension Management (PGDAEM) from National Institute of Agriculture Extension Management (MANAGE), Rajendranagar, Hyderabad. He has life membership with various scientific & professional societies & organizations. His areas of interest are Fishery Sciences, Fishery Economics, Rural and Tribal Development, Agricultural Extension and Human Recourse Development. He also Completed PhD in Economics from Sidho Kanho Birsha University, Purulia. He published number of articles in National & International Journals and also editorial board member of “International Journal of Management Research and Social Sciences. He has received awards from many prestigious organizations and journals.