Gender Pakistan

Role of Rural Women in Agricultural Development and Their Constraints

This paper highlights the role of rural women in agriculture development and their constraints. A case study in Depalpur, Okara-Pakistan. In the food security the rural women over the world play a major role, agricultural production and in the development and stability of the rural areas but women face a number of constraints in approaching agricultural extension sources especially in developing countries. Rural women along with men play an important role in the agriculture sector like crop production, livestock production as well as cottage industry. But they have incomplete access resources agricultural extension education services and newest technical knowledge and information sources.

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