Participatory Rural Appraisal broadly aims at enabling the rural people to assemble together, analyse their past, examine their present and envisage their future by assessing their socio-economic and geographic situation, identifying their problems, exploring locally available resources, hammering out feasible solutions and formulating action plans, realisable during certain time span.

Methods adopted during PRA of villages to study the farming system :

  • Social Mapping
  • Resource Mapping
  • Time Line
  • Matrix ranking
  • Crop calendar
  • Ven diagram
  • Village Transect
  • Trand and change diagram
  • Seasonality diagram
  • Daily Routine Diagram
  • Mobility Map
  • Problem prioritization through RBQ value
  • Problem cause diagram

  • Click here to read PRA report of KVK Indore