Gopalakrishnan, A. (1996) Role of women in Indian shrimp farming. Naga, the ICLARM Quarterly, 19(4), pp. 16-18.
Women in India are involved in various facets of shrimp (Penaeus monodon; Penaeus indicus) farming, including pond construction, seed collection, collection of feed materials and preparation of feeds, pond maintenance and post-harvest handling. This study indicates that 40% of laborers involved in shrimp farm construction are women. The various roles of women in shrimp farming are also described.
|Item Type: ||Article|
|Title: ||Role of women in Indian shrimp farming|
|Personal Creator/Author: |
|Journal or Publication Title: ||Naga, the ICLARM Quarterly|
|Page Range: ||pp. 16-18|
|Issuing Agency: ||WorldFish Center|
|Uncontrolled Keywords: ||Women; Shrimp culture; Sociological aspects; India|
|Item ID: ||9211|
|Depositing User: ||Mr William Ko|
|Date Deposited: ||29 Nov 2012 09:25|
|Last Modified: ||29 Nov 2012 09:25|
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