Gultom, Dame Trully and Hasanuddin, Tubagus and Prayitno, Rio Tedy and Endaryanto, Teguh (2010) BASIC CAUSES OF HORTICULTURAL FARMER POVERTY (CABBAGE AND CHILLI) IN GISTING DISTRICT OF TANGGAMUS REGENCY. In: International Seminar on Horticulture to Support Food Security 2010, June 22-23, 2010, Bandarlampung, Indonesia.

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Poverty issue in Indonesia is one of fundamental problems inconducting development in Indonesia. Government’s efforts are uniformed in alleviating poverty based on certain models that are less succesful in alleviating poverty. Therefore, there needs a review on poor people data that would be a guide line to design program and reevaluate conducted programs. This research purposes to : (1) find out levels horticultural farmers poverty, (2) identify basic causes of horticultural farmer poverty, and (3) identify economic behavior pattern of horticultural farmer in dealing with poverty. The research location was determined purposively in horticultural production center in Gisting district of Tanggamus regency in Lampung province during January – November 2009. The respondent were families of poor horticultural farmers that are located in the horticultural production center. Respondents and its number were determined by using snow ball sampling to the level of “redundancy”. Deep interview and focus group discussing (FGD) were in colectiongf data. Data were analyzed using Miles and Huberman qualitative data analysis and SWOT analysis. The result show that : (1) horticultural farmer’s poverty level is in poor and very poor level, (2) the basic causes of poverty are the narrow field prossession, the market institutions are ruled by parties outside of farmers capital limit habitual actions, dependency to brokers, low human resources, and consumtive lite style of farmers, (3) the farmers economic behavior in dealing with poverty is conducting job diversification and reciprocity pattern with other society member. Key Words : poverty, horticultural farmer

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
Divisions: Fakultas Pertanian (FP) > Prodi Agribisnis
Depositing User: Tubagus Hasanuddin
Date Deposited: 06 Nov 2017 08:07
Last Modified: 06 Nov 2017 08:07

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