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Relation between agricultural researchers and extension workers: the survey evidence

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The study draws on a survey of individual researchers and extension workers from 18 countries including countries in Asia Latin America Africa Middle East and North America. Following a presentation of the survey methodology the paper reviews: (1) the involvement of extension workers in research; (2) the extent of personal contacts between researchers and extension workers; (3) issues discussed by the two groups; (4) the two groups' attitudes toward each other and (5) ways in which various personal attributes influence the research- extension relationship.
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    Seegers, S.; Kaimowitz, D.


    Agricultural research, Research, Diffusion of information

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