This book entitledÂ FORESTRY EXTENSIONÂ gives a comprehensive idea of the theoretical aspects of Forestry Extension and the basics of Extension Education besides covers the communication methods and transfer of Technology in Forestry and Agroforestry. Forestry and Agroforestry Science is now the need of the hour and the importance of trees outside forests for increasing the green cover and as a resource base for the entire industrial Agroforestry which is inevitable in all the Policy discussions of the Country. Hence, Forestry Extension organizations and participatory approaches in forestry technology transfer could be an innovative mechanism for the overall development of society.
Dr. Fernandaz CC
Table of Contents..
Basics of Extension
Extension Education Methods
Forestry and Extension
Forestry Extension Communication
Types and Barriers of Communication and Models of Communication
Diffusion- Meaning, Definition, Elements
Modern Communication Methods
Extension Programme Planning
Forestry Extension Organisations
Eco-Tourism and Tribal Development
Pre-Independence Extension and Rural Development Programmes
Post-Independence Extension and Rural Development Programmes