ICT enabled extension offers new opportunities for bridging the knowledge gap in Indian agriculture. But several critical challenges still remain. Instead of asking “what ICTs can do for extension”, it is time to ask how “how extension can harness ICTs in existing contexts, argues Dr Shaik N Meera.
Dr. Shaik N Meera is Senior Scientist at Directorate of Rice Research and Principal Investigator, Rice Management Knowledge portal. His book on ICTs in Extension: Tactical to Practical is highly acclaimed among the extension professionals. He is the recipient of several awards and gold medals for his work on ICTs & Extension spanning over more than a decade. Email: email@example.com