Project Name: Sustainability assessment of 48000 sugarcane farmers under the India Sustainable Sugarcane smallholders framework (I3SF)
Project Location: Hardoi, Sitapur, Shahjahanpur and Farrukabad district of Uttar Pradesh
Understand the knowledge attitude and practices of the sugarcane farmers engaged with DSCL Asses the current status of sustainability of sugarcane cultivation in the area Develop a road map for future training and capacity development programmes and other interventions with farmers of the area.
Recruitment, training and handholding of a research team comprising of over 80 enumerators. Developing the operational and supervision plan for field work spread over 2 months. Assessed the sustainable sugarcane cultivation practices of 48000 sugarcane farmers. Effective monitoring systems were developed to ensure the quality of assessment and generated data.