An introduction to farmer participatory research; An overview of the projects used as examples in this manual; Participation: identifying the places, people, and procedures for research; Diagnosis of farmers conditions; Evaluation of current and new technological options; Assessing the impact of new technologies.Once the informants/participants have been identified, two forms of interviews or interactions can take place: individual or group exchanges. ... informant, while the group interaction brings together a group of informants, and the interviewer provides a series of questions or topics of discussion. ... Researchers should be careful to use phrases, words, and examples that the informant readily understands.
|Title||:||Participatory research methods for technology evaluation: A manual for scientists working with farmers|
|Author||:||Mauricio R. Bellon|
|Publisher||:||CIMMYT - 2001|