A baseline survey is being carried out in 89 villages of the 3 project districts, covering about 1000 farmers. The data collection is being done by the KVK staff. The key points being probed into are:
Crop management practices being followed
including water management, nutrient use, seed treatment, IPM, INM,
crop rotation etc.
Sources of water, soil characteristics,
Extent and sources of agricultural credit
Access to and sources of key information.