Murniati, Ktut and Widjaya, Sudarma and Adawiyah, Rabiatul and Listiana, Indah (2019) Climate Change Adaptation Strategy for Sustainability and Food Security of Cassava Farming Households in Lampung, Indonesia. Journal of Agricultural Extension, 23 (2). pp. 138-146. ISSN 24086851; ISSN(Print); 1119944X

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Climate change causes significant impact on fluctuating agricultural production and food security. This study aimed to assess farmer’s adaptation strategies to the impact of climate change in cassava farming and to analyze food security level of cassava farming households. The research was conducted in Gunung Agung Village and Gunung Batin Village, Terusan Nunyai Subdistrict, Central Lampung Regency. A total of 66 cassava farmers were selected through simple random sampling. Data analysis applied were descriptive analysis of food security level according to the definition of FAO and Ordinal Logit (Ologit) analysis. Results showed that an average of 5 climate change adaptation strategies were applied by cassava farmers. Food security level of majority of casava farming households was found to fall into the less secure category. Climate change adaptation strategy (1.56), land size (5.36), and price of rice (-0.004) were identified to affect food security of cassava farming households.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Fakultas Pertanian (FP) > Prodi Penyuluhan Pertanian
Depositing User: INDAH LIST
Date Deposited: 29 Apr 2019 08:13
Last Modified: 29 Apr 2019 08:13

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