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Table 3 Distribution of the utilization of information received.

From: Assessing the information seeking behaviour and utilization of rice farmers in the Ejisu-Juaben municipality of Ashanti Region of Ghana

Information type Percent utilization of information among rice farmers
Never use Rarely use Use always
Marketing information 3.7 8.3 31.2
Agricultural credit information 2.8 20.2 13.8
Fertilizer application 4.6 13.8 55.0
Pesticide application 3.7 13.8 58.7
Weed control 5.5 11.0 56.9
Disease control 4.6 17.4 45.9
Storage information 6.4 11.0 26.6
Land preparation 8.3 8.3 32.1
New seeds 3.7 15.6 27.5
Irrigation 6.4 10.1 8.3