Development Perspectives of Extension Education

Development Perspectives of Extension Education
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Development Perspectives of Extension Education

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PREFACE
Extension Education is the process of teaching rural people how to live better by learning ways to improve their farm, home and community institutions . It is helping people to help themselves in changing their behavior Knowledge, attitude and skill in a desirable direction in order to bring overall developm ent in an individual, and in his fam ily, in his com m unity and thereby in his nation. But the task developing an individual is not so easy. For this an Extension Personnel m ust sim ultaneously wear m ultiple hats o f teacher, guide, friend and philosopher according to the conditions to serve the clients effectively. Thus if one aspires to be an successful Extension Personnel he must be possessing an attitude and aptitude essentially demanded by the profession i.e. interest and ability to work for the villagers in addition to having a sound knowledge and understanding o f the subject. Thus The profession, while challenging, can also be very satisfying. Extension Education has now developed as a fullfledged discipline, having its own philosophy, objectives, p rinciples, m ethods techniques which m ust be understood by every Extension W orker others associated with the Rural and A gricultural Development. The principles, methods techniques of Extension Education are applicable not only to agriculture but also to allied fields o f agriculture viz. veterinary animal husbandry, dairying, home science, health, family planning, etc.
Considering the pivotal role of the discipline in transfer of im proved agricultural and rural developmental innovations to the clients and to fabricate innovative and creative Extension Professionals almost all the State Agricultural Universities SAUs and four National Institutes NIs ZDeemed Universities DUs of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research ICAR in addition to several other universities offer Master s and Doctoral Programmes in different branches of Extension Education i.e. Agricultural Extension, Veterinary Animal Husbandry Extension, Diary Extension, Fishery